Press release on Deputy Foreign Minister Alexander Grushko’s meeting with Macedonian Ambassador to Russia Goce Karajanov
On March 20, Deputy Foreign Minister Alexander Grushko met with Ambassador of the Republic of Macedonia to Russia Goce Karajanov.
The diplomats discussed current bilateral issues. Both sides voiced their readiness to continue cooperation in areas of mutual interest and stressed the importance of resuming the work of the Russian-Macedonian Intergovernmental Commission on Trade, Economic, Scientific and Technological Cooperation.
An exchange of views on the situation in the Balkans took place.
The Russian side indicated that plans to pull the Republic of Macedonia into NATO might have negative consequences for regional security and bilateral relations.