North Macedonia

European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen (l.) implied that North Macedonia moved a step closer to eventual EU membership - but does North Macedonian Prime Minister Dimitar Kovacevski buy it? | Photo: Reuters
From file: Pakistani migrants walk on a railroad in North Macedonia | Photo: Georgi Licovski/EPA
Pakistani migrants walk on a railroad in North Macedonia | Photo: EPA/Georgi Licovski
Barbed wire marking the border between Bulgaria and Turkey in February 2020, when thousands of migrants gathered at Turkey's Pazarkule border crossing with Greece's Kastanies | Photo: AP Photo/Hristo Rusev
From file: Migrants walking near boder between Greece and North Macedonia | Photo: Imago Images
Greek coast guards rescued 108 people off Mykonos, Greece, on June 19, 2022 | Photo: Hellenic Coast Guard/AP/picture-alliance
Mirsa and Selim sold everything to bring their children to Germany | Photos: Arber Bajrami/DW
Two refugees warm up over a makeshift fire after rainfall, while waiting to be allowed to cross the border into North Macedonia at the northern Greek border station of Idomeni | Photo: Picture-alliance/AP Photo/P.Giannakouris
Despite fortifications, migrants continue to cross the border between Greece and North Macedonia using irregular means | Photo: Zuma Press/imago
From file: Two refugees warm up over a makeshift fire after a rainfall, while waiting to be allowed to cross the border into North Macedonia at the northern Greek border station of Idomeni | Photo: Picture-alliance/AP Photo/P.Giannakouris
From file: Migrants walking near boder between Greece and North Macedonia | Photo: Imago Images
Nea Kaval camp in north Greece | Photo: InfoMigrants/Dana Alboz