Alexander the Great died over 2,000 years, yet Greece and Macedonia are still fighting over his birthplace. It’s just one of many issues dividing the two countries. So, why do they hate each other?
The Macedonian-Greek Conflict
“The Macedonian-Greek conflict is a very complex issue. ”
Macedonian PM: Greece is avoiding talks over name dispute
“Macedonia is “frustrated” by Greece’s efforts to block its European Union membership over a longstanding identity dispute, the country’s Prime Minister has said.”
“Macedonian ( ?a?e?o?c?? ja???, makedonski jazik) belongs to the South Slavic group of the Slavic branch of Indo-European language family.”
Feud Between Greece, Macedonia Continues Over Claim to Alexander the Great
“Alexander the Great died more than 2,300 years ago. But his cult of personality is just starting to grip this tiny Balkan country.”
Why Greece And Turkey Are Fighting Over Cyprus
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