Latest Nikola Gruevski News

Greek lawmakers mull no-confidence vote over Macedonia name

Jun. 15, 2018 3:40 PM EDT

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greek lawmakers debated a no-confidence motion against the government Friday over its tentative agreement to end a decades-old dispute with neighboring Macedonia over that country's name. Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras' left-led government is expected to easily survive the vote set for...

Macedonia name-change opponents rally forces in 2 countries

Jun. 13, 2018 5:27 PM EDT

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Macedonia's president said Wednesday that he would not sign off on a historic deal that would change the country's name, the most potentially disruptive reaction so far to the agreement with Greece that has received diverging reactions in both countries. President Gjorge Ivanov said...

Macedonian court sentences former PM Gruevski to 2 years

May. 23, 2018 10:56 AM EDT

SKOPJE, Macedonia (AP) — A Macedonian criminal court sentenced former conservative prime minister Nikola Gruevski to two years in prison Wednesday for unlawfully influencing officials at the interior ministry over the purchase of a luxury bulletproof car. The court ruled that Gruevski, who served as prime...