Greek media about the expressed readiness of S. Macedonia to accept civilians from Afghanistan

The expressed readiness of both Northern Macedonia and Albania to receive civilians from Afghanistan, Greek media reported in the texts published on their online editions, said the MIA correspondent from Athens.

“Northern Macedonia will receive the civilian population of Afghanistan”; “Zaev: Northern Macedonia will accept civilians from Afghanistan”; “Northern Macedonia and Albania ready to receive refugees from Afghanistan”; “Albania, Kosovo and Northern Macedonia open the doors for Afghan refugees”, are some of the headlines of the texts in which the Greek media broadcast the statement of the Prime Minister Zoran Zaev.

  • Northern Macedonia has expressed readiness to accept the US request to receive a civilian population from Afghanistan. The Prime Minister of the country Zoran Zaev said that Northern Macedonia informed the United States that it is at their disposal to help rescue citizens from Afghanistan, writes the Greek news agency ANA-MPA.
  • Albania, Kosovo and Northern Macedonia, at the request of the United States, have expressed readiness to temporarily accept an indefinite number of Afghan political refugees who fled the country after the Taliban took control of the capital. writes the online edition of the newspaper “Documento”.

Regarding the latest developments and the situation in Afghanistan, Greek Minister of Migration and Asylum Notis Mitarakis spoke in interviews with Greek media and said that Greece is properly prepared to avoid a large wave of migrants and added that the country can not go through a migrant crisis like in 2015. .

Greek Foreign Minister Nikos Dendias will attend an emergency meeting of EU foreign ministers today.

SYRIZA leader Alexis Tsipras, through his official Facebook profile, commented that the only solution is a dynamic UN regional initiative.