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Macedonians protest against French proposals for solving EU rift with Bulgaria

EU member Bulgaria has insisted that North Macedonia recognise its language has Bulgarian roots and acknowledge in its constitution a Bulgarian minority Macedonia’s main opposition party rejects the proposition, arguing it favours Bulgarian demands that dispute Macedonian history, language and identity Tens of thousands massed…
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10 Things That Mean You Are Macedonian

In one of my articles I wrote about the easily-recognizable features of the Balkan people. When it comes to making subcategories of the characteristics of each country and nation… well, it is difficult. No matter how much we discuss and get angry with each other…
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Greenberg: Archaeological Museum has a phenomenal collection & The Museum of the Macedonian Struggle is brilliant

Stephen Greenberg is Creative Director of Metaphor working exclusively in the cultural and heritage sector, specializing in the planning and design of museums and exhibitions. He is a designer with 40 years’ experience. He has designed numerous highly acclaimed & award-winning exhibitions and master planned &…
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If you lose your identity, you are a nobody

…If many Macedonians sound insecure about their identity, they have reason to be. Greece accuses Macedonia of trying to appropriate its history. In fact, Greece insists that Macedonia change its name.  But Macedonian cultural anthropologist Aleksandar Ristevski said his compatriots have already done more than…
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25 remarkable things you did not know about Macedonia

by Hugh Morris  It was 25 years ago today that Macedonia celebrated independence from the failed state of Yugoslavia. To mark the occasion, here are 25 things you did not know about the Balkan country. 1. That’s the ‘Republic of Macedonia’ to you The country…
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About Skopje – Capital of the Republic of Macedonia

Skopje is the capital and the largest city of the Republic of Macedonia. Skopje is the country’s political, cultural, economic, and academic centre. In the Roman period it was known under the name Scupi. The territory of Skopje has been inhabited since at least 4.000…