PM Zaev congratulates Mitsotakis on becoming Greek PM

The Macedonian PM Zoran Zaev spoke on the phone with Kyriakos Mitsotakis, after he won the parliamentary election in Greece and officially assumed the office of Prime Minister of Greece. “We jointly voiced hope for continuing the cooperation between North Macedonia and Greece, looking forward to our first meeting as prime ministers. I reaffirmed that Greece is our strategic partner with whom we’re developing cooperation and building a lasting friendship, and extended gratitude for our neighbour’s support to us joining NATO and starting EU accession talks. In our conversation, I congratulated Mitsotakis on the successful democratic elections, noting that Greece has once again showed it is a leading country in the region as the strongest democracy, a long-standing EU and NATO member, contributing to stability and growth in the region,” PM Zaev wrote on Facebook.