FYROM President Blames Greece

- August 2, 2014

The President of FYROM says it’s Greece’s fault there hasn’t been any progress in talks over a permanent and official name.

FYROM: Nimetz Has No Answers

- July 31, 2014

UN special mediator Matthew Nimetz again said he believes that one day there will be an answer to the dilemma of the FYROM name dispute but he doesn’t have any. Nimetz, who has been shuttling from the U.S. to Athens to Skopje for years without making any progress on what should be the name for FYROM that Greece will accept said he was optimistic.

Coalition Battle Over ELSTAT Chief

- July 31, 2014

Greece’s government has been split over calls by some lawmakers for the head of the country’s statistics agency to be ousted.

No New Names For FYROM Yet

- July 29, 2014

UN mediator Matthew Nimetz will come to Athens on July 30 to say he has ideas but no answer to the FYROM name dispute.

Venizelos Brokers Presidential Flap

- July 28, 2014

Deputy Prime Minister Evangelos Venizelos asked Greece’s parties to set aside differences to elect a new President next year.

Avramopoulos Greece’s Man For EU

- July 27, 2014

Defense Minister Dimitris Avramopoulos reportedly will be Greece’s appointment as as European Commission over New Democracy stalwart Dora Bakoyianni.

Italy Wants FYROM Name Settled

- July 26, 2014

Foreign Minister Federica Mogherini, in a meeting with her counterpart Nikola Poposki here, said Greece should settle with its neighbor a long-running dispute over what to call it.

Greece Tries Avoid Military Pay Restoration

- July 26, 2014

Prime Minister Antonis Samaras’ government is trying to figure a way to avoid a court order or delay restoring the pay of the military and uniformed officers.

Samaras Says No Snap Polls Seen

- July 25, 2014

Prime Minister Antonis Samaras said he doesn’t believe the country will be forced into snap polls next year over the Presidential election.