US VP Pence says Greece and FYROM have historic opportunity to solve name dispute in phone contact with Greek PM

21 May 2018
122 Views

US Vice President Mike Pence expressed the view that Greece and FYROM had a historic window of opportunity to resolve the long-standing name dispute, during a phone contact with Greek PM Alexis Tsipras on Saturday.

According to a press release issued by the White House, Mr Pence and Mr Tsipras agreed that Greece and FYROM “have a historic opportunity to resolve this issue and that time is of the essence”. “Resolution of this issue would promote stability and peace in the region”, the statement continued.

The statement highlighted that the US Vice President expressed his appreciation for the leading role the Greek PM and his counterpart from FYROM played in attempts to resolve the matter.

You may be interested

The videos of the Turks shooting the Greek fishermen in Leros! (VIDEOS)
GREECE
shares24 views
GREECE
shares24 views

The videos of the Turks shooting the Greek fishermen in Leros! (VIDEOS)

makis - Aug 14, 2018

A series of videos documenting the shooting incident off the shores of Leros on Sunday morning. The videos were recorded…

Dozens killed in Italy’s Genoa motorway bridge collapse (VIDEOS)
SLIDE
shares27 views
SLIDE
shares27 views

Dozens killed in Italy’s Genoa motorway bridge collapse (VIDEOS)

makis - Aug 14, 2018

Italy’s ambulance service has confirmed that “dozens” of people have died following the collapse of a motorway bridge near the…

The archaeological site of Sounio
GREECE
shares654 views
GREECE
shares654 views

The archaeological site of Sounio

Panos - Aug 14, 2018

The temple of Poseidon, the ancient Greek god of the sea, dominates the southernmost tip of Attica, where the horizon…

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published.