Thursday, December 3, 2009
NEW VETO OF ATHENS TO SKOPJE?
For the European Commission, Macedonia is ready for EU accession negotiations, but must resolve the name dispute with Greece. Between Skopje and Athens some positive signs, like the meeting between Papandreou and Gruevski, but the next European Council is expected a smoke black
A few days after the European Council meeting, scheduled for 10-11 December, Macedonia appears to be relapsing in the "syndrome of the Bucharest NATO summit of 2008". The agenda is in fact a decision to initiate negotiations for EU accession of Macedonia is not difficult to imagine that the political atmosphere in Skopje and surrounding area is rapidly heating up.
more see: http://www.osservatoriobalcani.org/article/articleview/12206/1/46/