North Macedonia's new president triggers diplomatic row with Greece on her first day

PoliticsForeign Policy Tags: European Union, North Macedonia
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A diplomatic row erupted on Sunday between Athens and Skopje due to the swearing-in ceremony of the new President of North Macedonia.

Gordana Siljanovska-Davkova was sworn on Sunday as the first female president of North Macedonia, but she refused to do so under the country’s constitutional name and pledged to uphold the constitution and laws of “Macedonia’ instead.

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