NATO - North Atlantic Treaty Organisation

07 Jul. 2010

North Atlantic Council reaffirms support for Euro-Atlantic integration of the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia¹

The Ministers of Foreign Affairs and of Defence of the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia¹, Mr. Antonio Milososki and Mr. Zoran Konjanovski, visited the NATO Headquarters and met with the North Atlantic Council.

During the meeting, Allies discussed with Minister Milososki and Minister Konjanovski the progress report on the Membership Action Plan. Allies recognised the hard work and the commitment demonstrated by the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia to important reforms and the valuable contributions to Alliance operations.

Finally, Allies reaffirmed their support for accession of the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia to NATO as soon as the outstanding name issue is resolved.

  1. Turkey recognises the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia under its constitutional name.