Brussels. The European Parliament today adopted new legislation on EU Civil Protection which paves the way for a stronger European cooperation in responding to disasters. The European Commission welcomes the vote on more efficient disaster management which will benefit both Europe's citizens and communities globally, a press release of the European Commission informs.
Skopje. The messages for internal political consensus on important issues, without any specific actions or steps, strong declaration for protecting the national identity, the Macedonian geo-strategic goals – EU and NATO membership, and the multi-ethnic society are all ever-present topics in the previous New Year’s Address of Macedonian President Gjorge Ivanov, Macedonian newspaper Nova Makedonija reads.