Prespes agreement a big step for normalcy in the Balkans, says Nicosia

The Prespes agreement is a big step towards normalizing neighborly relations in the Balkans, says Nicosia.

Speaking to CNA, Government Spokesman Prodromos Prodromou said that a historic agreement has been concluded, after the decision adopted by the Greek Parliament on Friday.

The agreement the Hellenic Republic reached, is a big step towards normalizing neighborly relations in the Balkans he added.

Prodromou said finally that as the international community also deems, this historic agreement contributes to stability and cooperation.

The Greek Parliament ratified on Friday the Prespes agreement with 153 votes in favor, ending thus a decades-long name dispute with its neighboring country to the north, now renamed as North Macedonia.

Source: Cyprus News Agency