Rising tension in Western Balkans add to diplomatic concerns

PoliticsForeign Policy Tags: North Macedonia, Turkey
Photo by Panayotis Tzamaros/Fosphotos
Photo by Panayotis Tzamaros/Fosphotos

Rising tension in the Western Balkans and Turkey's continuing policy of provoking tensions with Greece are uppermost in Athens’s foreign policy agenda at the moment.

Thursday’s dramatic events, which saw hundreds of VMRO-DPMNE supporters storm the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (FYROM) Parliament in support of former prime minister Nikola Gruevski, provoking a brawl that injured 10 people including the main o...

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