We will make it! There will be sweat, tears and many disappointments to come, but we will make it. The more obstacles, the greater the joy at the end. We missed the time when the road was steady, now we have to climb a mountain path, narrow and steep, in the rain and strong wind. NEVERTHELESS, WE WILL MAKE IT! “, wrote Foreign Minister Nikola Dimitrov on his Facebook profile, following a decision by the European Union yesterday to set a date for the start of Macedonia’s accession negotiations – starting in June next year.

“And all those who are still fed up, confused, skeptical, and without hope – we will motivate them. It’s time for us to roll up our sleeves and finish our mission. Let’s clear up the challenges concerning our identity, statehood and secure future, “Dimitrov wrote.