Visit of Nikola Gruevski, Macedonian Prime Minister, to Olli Rehn
Type: Visit to the Commission
End production: 23/01/2008 First transmission: 23/01/2008
On 23 January 2008, Nikola Gruevski, Macedonian Prime Minister, visited Olli Rehn, Member of the EC in charge of Enlargement, to push former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia 's drive to join the European Union, amid efforts to end a 16-year dispute with Greece over his country's name. The same morning, the European Parliament gave full support to the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia to start negotiations for EU membership in 2008
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||Exterior view of the European Commission
||Arrival of Nikola Gruevski, Macedonian Prime Minister, and handshake with Olli Rehn, Member of the EC in charge of Enlargement (2 shots)