The move escalates a long-running political crisis which has paralysed Macedonia and once again raised ethnic tensions.
by Patrick Strickland
Politics22 Jun 2016 13:43 GMT
More than 20,000 Macedonians protested against the government in the largest demonstration of the Colourful Revolution.
Syrian Refugees12 Jun 2016 07:50 GMT
Many refugees continue night-time excursions through razor-wire fences into Macedonia, only to be beaten and returned.
Politics07 Jun 2016 05:49 GMT
Up to 5,000 people march from Macedonian Special Prosecutor's office to government offices in central Skopje on Monday.
Macedonia05 Jun 2016 19:46 GMT
Supporters of the "Colourful Revolution" movement call for further demonstrations to "end criminal governance".
Macedonia04 Jun 2016 19:21 GMT
Since early April, Macedonians have marched en masse to protest against alleged government corruption and mismanagement.
Macedonia16 Apr 2016 04:11 GMT
Country officially sets date for early election on June 5 despite opposition warnings that they will boycott the vote.
Refugees28 Mar 2016 11:25 GMT
Thousands stuck at a makeshift camp across Greek-Macedonian border are clueless about what is going to happen next.
Refugees25 Mar 2016 20:33 GMT
Tens of thousands of refugees stuck at the Greece-Macedonia border refuse to move to government-run camps.
Human Rights15 Mar 2016 21:45 GMT
Family members die in river as thousands try alternative route to Macedonia from Greece after border closure.
War & Conflict08 Mar 2016 11:21 GMT
A rapidly increasing number of refugees gather in Idomeni camp waiting for the Greece-Macedonia border to open.
Humanitarian crises04 Mar 2016 12:31 GMT
Border restrictions leave more than 11,000 stranded at camp in Greece, with many confused about their next steps.
Refugees01 Mar 2016 16:56 GMT
Frustrated refugees in overflowing Greek camp destroy barrier along border, while police in France dismantle a camp.
Refugees29 Feb 2016 11:46 GMT
Angry refugees stranded at border rip open razor-wire barrier trying to enter Macedonia as guards fire tear gas.
Refugees26 Feb 2016 10:01 GMT
Afghans become the latest to be denied access to Europe through the Greek-Macedonian border, closing a long-used route.
War & Conflict22 Feb 2016 14:11 GMT
Serbian and Macedonian moves to block passage of Afghans have resulted in a build-up of refugees in Greece.
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by Lana Pasic
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