Venizelos to meet Nimetz in Athens

Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Evangelos Venizelos is expected to meet with Matthew Nimetz, the United Nations mediator in a dispute between Greece and the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (FYROM) in Athens on Wednesday, the Greek Foreign Ministry announced on Tuesday.

On Monday, Nimetz arrived in FYROM where he confirmed that he did not have any concrete proposals but "some ideas" regarding the ongoing name dispute.

The UN envoy is due to arrive in Athens on Wednesday on a two-day visit.