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FYROM restores rail traffic for migrants stranded at border

The Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (FYROM) restored rail transport for migrants coming across its southern border with Greece on Wednesday, potentially alleviating a growing backlog caused by protests either side of the frontier.
Reuters: February 3, 2016

Extremist Islamist training ground in the Balkans

Threat of the Islamic State to Europe and likely presence of terrorist training camps
Ioannis Michaletos: January 27, 2016

Since FYR of Macedonia closed borders to economic migrants, people find themselves stuck in Greece

Dreams rarely come true, at least not for long.
Minneapolis Star Tribune‎: January 11, 2016

FM Kotzias receives DUI party leader Ali Ahmeti in Athens

Foreign Minister Nikos Kotzias on Friday received DUI President Ali Ahmeti, who leads the largest ethnic Albanian party in the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (FYROM), a party that is a coalition partner in the Skopje government.
January 11, 2016

Serbia arrests 80 in anti-corruption sweep

Serbia has arrested 80 former and current top officials, most of them belonging to opposition political parties, on corruption charges, including abuse of office and money laundering.
December 28, 2015

Bosnia facing Islamic extremism

Major cases and descriptions of Bosnia's recent experience with extremist Islamists
Ioannis Michaletos: December 14, 2015

Frontex agents to arrive at Greek-FYROM border next week

Frontex officers will be deployed at Greece's border with the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (FYROM) next week in order to assist in the registration and fingerprinting of refugees and various third country migrants arriving there
December 8, 2015

Greece-FYROM buffer zone currently open

The Greece-Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (FYROM) buffer zone is currently open for refugees from Iraq, Afghanistan and Syria at Idomeni.
December 4, 2015

Migrant crisis: Thousands stranded at Greece-Macedonia border

There's tension at the border between Greece and Macedonia, where thousands of migrants are stranded after Macedonian authorities fenced off the border to prevent large numbers of people leaving Greece and heading north.
BBC: December 4, 2015

Migrant dies on Greek-FYROM border as Greece seeks to end standoff

A Moroccan was electrocuted to death on the Greek-FYROM border on Thursday in the second straight day of clashes between police and migrants stranded on the Greek side for weeks.
GlobalPost: December 7, 2015