US says Athens and Skopje have Excellent Opportunity to Solve Name Dispute in 2018

    “Athens and Skopje have an excellent opportunity to solve the name issue in 2018” US Deputy Assistant Secretary for European and Eurasian Affairs, Hoyt Brian Yee said.

    Speaking to the Athens Macedonian News Agency, he called on Greece and FYROM to negotiate with good faith and with the support of UN Special Mediator Matthew Nimetz.

    The US official believes that the negotiations between the two countries will be difficult and there must be compromises but, as he noted, the initial deliberations under Matthew Nimetz were constructive.

    (Source: AMNA)