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Republic of Macedonia erga omnes

Republic of Macedonia erga omnes

Republic of Macedonia erga omnes By Jason Miko   The views expressed in the following paper do not necessarily reflect those of the United Macedonian Diaspora; however, we here at UMD are pleased to publish and promote this paper on our platform. We hope that in allowing this paper to reach a greater audience, it will facilitate a larger discussion on…

Introducing UMD’s 2012 Summer Fellows

Introducing UMD’s 2012 Summer Fellows

The United Macedonian Diaspora (UMD) is pleased to introduce our current International Policy and Diplomacy Fellows working from the UMD office in Washington, D.C. this summer: Ananija Ananievski, Veronica Bishop, Ana Donevska, Maria Elenski, and Milka Trajkova.  The UMD Fellowship Program is designed for undergraduate and graduate students interested in current affairs regarding Macedonia and Southeast Europe.  The Fellowship serves…

No Special Visas to Greek Migrants to Australia

The United Macedonian Diaspora Australia (UMD Australia) has been a long-time advocate of non-preferential treatment to ethnic groups over another, seeking equality for all Australians including the Australian-Macedonian community. As such, UMD Australia, upon learning that there have been calls from the Greek Diaspora to allow preferential treatment to Greek citizens applying for working visas to Australia, reacted in a…

UMD Strongly Condemns Attack on U.S. Diplomatic Post in Libya

UMD Strongly Condemns Attack on U.S. Diplomatic Post in Libya

The United Macedonian Diaspora (UMD), as the leading voice representing close to half a million Americans of Macedonian heritage, strongly condemns the attack on the U.S. Diplomatic Post in Benghazi, Libya.  UMD mourns the loss of U.S. Ambassador Chris Stevens and three other diplomatic personnel, and expresses sincere condolences to their families, and to the entire U.S. diplomatic community.  “The…