Skopje – Defence Minister Radmila Shekerinska and US Defence Secretary Patrick Shanahan held meeting in Pentagon and confirmed North Macedonia – US strategic partnership.
Athens – Greek and Romanian Foreign Ministers, Georgios Katrougalos and Teodor Melescanu respectively, will host a breakfast for North Macedonia’s friends in Brussels on March 18, also including Foreign Minister Nikola Dimitrov, MIA reports from Athens.
Athens – The Greek PM’s Office and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs are working on the plans for the visit of Alexis Tsipras to Skopje, which should probably take place at the beginning of April, MIA reports from Athens.
Skopje – Intergovernmental Commission on Economic Cooperation of North Macedonia and Bulgaria is to hold Thursday its first meeting in Skopje chaired by Economy Minister Kreshnik Bekteshi.
Skopje – Macedonian Power Plants (ELEM) has sold 8,400 MWh surplus electricity for nearly EUR 365,000.
Ankara – Turkey’s president said Wednesday that Ankara has finalized an agreement on purchasing Russia’s S-400 missile defense system, Anadolu reports.
Kabul – The Islamic State terrorist group late Wednesday claimed responsibility for an attack that killed 16 workers at a construction company in eastern Afghanistan.