Greece denounces ‘insulting antics of Skopje officials’

Greece has reacted to comments made by the prime minister of the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (FYROM), who attacked Greece for blocking the Balkan state?s path to the European Union and NATO.

Speaking to local media on Tuesday, Nikola Gruevski (photo) described Greece?s opposition as an act of ?political genocide.?

In a statement on Wednesday, Greek Foreign Ministry spokesman Grigoris Delavekouras denounced the ?insulting antics of Skopje officials? that damage bilateral ties.

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