thumbnailAlbanian leader in Macedonia calls for parties to unify
2012-11-19DUI leader Ali Ahmeti's calls for unity have been called a political ploy by other Albanian parties.
thumbnailRuling party opts for broad changes in state institutions
2012-05-14While the ruling party hands dozens of party faithful their walking papers in moves that it says will boost government efficiency, critics say highly-paid officials will likely land other jobs in the government.
thumbnailProtecting existing borders guarantees regional peace
2011-11-11Macedonia and Albania agree to further good neighbourly relations based on respecting sovereignty and territorial integrity, as well as economic co-operation.
thumbnailWill the census bring ethnic understanding in Macedonia?
2011-10-22Bloggers debate the outcome of this year's census, wary of past results.
thumbnailNew Macedonian government talks up investment, employment
2011-07-29The new government sets an ambitious, economics-oriented agenda.
Macedonian parties sign elections code of conduct
2011-05-13SKOPJE, Macedonia -- Leaders of the country's 30 biggest parties signed a Code of Conduct on Thursday (May 12th), vowing free and fair elections. The...
Macedonia's main ethnic Albanian parties vow democratic elections
2011-05-05SKOPJE, Macedonia -- Leaders of the main ethnic Albanian parties -- junior coalition partner Democratic Union for Integration (DUI) and the oppositio...
Leaders' meeting in Macedonia makes some progress
2011-03-21SKOPJE, Macedonia -- Some progress concerning the opposition's demands regarding early elections was made during a leaders' meeting Sunday (March 20t...
DUI lawmakers skip Macedonia's parliamentary session
2011-03-18SKOPJE, Macedonia -- Lawmakers from the ethnic Albanian junior coalition partner Democratic Union for Integration (DUI) failed to appear on Thursday...
thumbnailMacedonia no stranger to political theatre
2011-02-25On the subject of early elections, the opposition turns to a familiar page in the playbook.
Macedonian president to convene meeting of political leaders
2011-01-17SKOPJE, Macedonia -- President Gjorge Ivanov will meet with leaders of the major political parties in parliament Friday (January 21st) in Jasen. Invi...
Macedonia's Ahmeti rules out early elections
2011-01-04SKOPJE, Macedonia -- Ali Ahmeti, leader of ethnic Albanian junior coalition partner Democratic Union for Integration, said on Monday (January 3rd) th...
thumbnailA tale of two censuses
2010-12-13Still months away, next year's censuses in Albania and Macedonia are already the subject of hot debate over their fairness and validity.
Macedonia's DUI marks anniversary
2010-06-06SKOPJE, Macedonia -- The Democratic Union of Integration (DUI), a partner in Macedonia's ruling coalition, marked the eighth anniversary of its estab...
Leaders of Macedonia's DUI and SDSM meet
2010-05-18SKOPJE, Macedonia -- The ethnic Albanian Democratic Union for Integration (DUI) has no plans to quit the ruling coalition but believes some issues mu...
Gruevski says Macedonia working to resolve name dispute
2010-05-17SKOPJE, Macedonia -- Prime Minister Nikola Gruevski said on Sunday (May 16th) that the government is working to resolve the long-standing name disput...
thumbnailUS official calls for swift solution to name dispute
2010-05-14Resolving the longstanding quarrel between Athens and Skopje will enable Macedonia to move forward on the path to EU and NATO membership, US Assistant Secretary of State Philip Gordon said on Thursday.
DUI's Ahmeti rejects partition of Macedonia
2010-05-05SKOPJE, Macedonia -- Ali Ahmeti, leader of ethnic Albanian junior coalition partner Democratic Union for Integration (DUI), opposes any scenario that...
Macedonia's DUI to remain in government coalition
2010-04-19SKOPJE, Macedonia -- Prime Minister Nikola Gruevski welcomed on Sunday (April 18th) statements by Ali Ahmeti -- leader of junior coalition partner De...
Ahmeti re-elected as leader of Macedonia's DUI
2009-12-20SKOPJE, Macedonia -- Ali Ahmeti, leader of the Democratic Union for Integration (DUI), was re-elected on Saturday (December 19th). He was the only ca...
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