Today the European People’s Party (EPP) expressed deep concern about the situation in Macedonia and condemned provocations that disrupt interethnic relations, reported “Alsat M” television.

In the resolution for the Western Balkans, which should be adopted at the two-day congress of the EPP in Malta, where the leader of VMRO-DPMNE, Nikola Gruevski is participating, it calls for all political leaders to avoid radical rhetoric and actions that pose a threat to peace and stability.

The urgent draft resolution emphasizes the need for nurturing good neighbourly relations, the preservation of the multi ethnic character of the region through peaceful cooperation, and it particularly emphasizes the need for swift implementation of reforms in the judiciary.