24July2017

Australian FM Bishop Visits Macedonia, Meets Top Officials

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The numerous Macedonian diaspora in Australia necessitates intensification of the cooperation between the two states, Macedonian PM Zoran Zaev and Australian FM Julie Bishop concluded at Tuesday’s meeting in Skopje. PM Zaev raised the issue about opening a consulate of Australia in Macedonia which, in his view, would be of great benefit to the Macedonian migrants and their families here. He also appealed for the Australian Government to once again look into the possibility to recognise Macedonia under the constitutional name. Previously, Minister Bishop met Macedonian FM Nikola Dimitrov, with interlocutors agreeing the potential for cooperation was enormous

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