French Diplomat Le Roy Supports Name Referendum

French diplomat and former EU Ambassador to Macedonia, Alain Le Roy voiced his support Thursday in Skopje for the upcoming (name) referendum, as a precondition for Macedonia’s accession to the European Union and NATO. Official Paris is staunch supporter of Macedonia’s bid to join the Euro-Atlantic institutions, Le Roy said at a meeting with Deputy Foreign Minister Andrej Zernovski. The citizens of Macedonia are offered a historic opportunity to shape the future of their country, which is a step closer to realizing its strategic goal – the EU, NATO membership, Zaenovski said