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ΕFA-Rainbow supports the right of the Catalan people to decide on their future and joins the EFA campaign "Catalonia decides"
A selection of Macedonian blogs in Greece
Aegean Macedonian Culture
Anti-macedonian policy during the elections for the European Parliament against Rainbow by the Greek state and the Greek mass media
A scandal by the Parliamentary committee
Greek TV stations sabotage EFA-Raibow
Ultra-nationalists want "borders with Serbia"!
"Hellenic Post" sabbotages EFA-Rainbow Campaign
Typical example of censorship of Rainbow
Attack of the Greek Neo-nazi party
A Greek - Macedonian dictionary by Vasko Karatza printed with the support of EFA - Rainbow
"Extracts of Letters"
Τι έλεγε κάποτε το ΚΚΕ για τους Μακεδόνες
Denying Ethnic Identity:
The Macedonians of Greece, by Human Rights Watch
Linguistics and politics II:
Greece's stance towards
its Macedonian minority
and the neighbouring
Republic of Macedonia.
and Omitted Truths
R. Nikovski: Memorandum to the European Parliament
Facts behind the Greek politics towards Macedonia
"Proposed disciplinary measures to stamp out the Macedonian minority in Greece by the National Security Service"
Controversy in Greece over visit of UN minority expert
September 25, 2008
Belgrade, Wednesday, 24 September 2008 by Georgios N. Papadakis
The recent visit to Greece of the UN's independent expert on minority issues, Gay McDougall, has caused a lot of controversy, mainly in the mainstream Greek media.
Besides her meetings with the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Dora Bakoyiannis, and other Greek officials, McDougall visited Roma communities in the vicinity of Athens and representatives of the Turkish- speaking minority in Western Thrace. She decided to meet also with members of the ethnic Macedonian community in the cities of Florina/Lerin and Edessa/Voden.
The move provoked a fierce reaction from the Greek media, which accused McDougall of being in line with the Macedonian Prime Minister, Nikola Gruevski, on the issue. Mr. Gruevski called upon his Greek counterpart Kostas Karamanlis, as well as the EU, the UN and the Council of Europe, to end the discrimination policy against the Macedonians in Greece. Greece rejected Gruevski's claims as unfounded and unacceptable, repeating that no Macedonian minority resides within its territory.
Despite the media outcry, McDougall went on to visit the Macedonians and refused to stick to the programme prepared for her by the Greek authorities. She was confronted with hostility at a press conference before her departure, and politely refused to answer most of the questions related to the essence of her visit. She did not hesitate, however, to describe the situation of the Roma in Greece as "desperate" and "disastrous".
The report of the UN expert on minorities in Greece is expected to be presented next March in Geneva. (Eurolang 2008)
(Greek daily newspaper)
(Government of the Republic of Macedonia)
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to read the Abecedar!
Promotion of the
Primer at the OSCE HDIM
Greek irredentism and expansionism officially sanctioned by the Greek Parliament
Letter to Carla del Ponte,
Chief Prosecutor for the UN International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia
The Yugoslavian Crisis
Document of the Ministry
of Foreign Affairs
Related to the article - The obvious linguistic particularity - Eletherotypia, 18/11/2006
The ten Greek myths
on the “Macedonian issue”
By IOS team – Eletherotypia, 23/10/2005
Who says there are no
minority languages in Greece?
The "secret" census
in north Greece, in 1920
Map showing the Cultures and Languages in the E.U.
Council of Europe
Framework convention for the Protection of national minorities
Συνέντευξη: Ευάγγελος Κωφός, Έλληνας ιστορικός
Δημοκρατία της Μακεδονίας - Σκόπια είναι όνομα που εκφράζει την ταυτότητά σας
Ο Παύλος Φιλίποβ Βοσκόπουλος απαντά στον Ευάγγελο Κωφό.
«Το Μακεδονικό ζήτημα είναι η αχίλλειος πτέρνα του ελληνικού μύθου».
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