Zarif & Nikola Poposki

Macedonia FM sees no military solution to regional crises

Tehran, April 25, IRNA – Macedonian Foreign Minister Nikola Poposki said his country saw no military solution possible for the Middle East crises.

Talking in a joint press conference with Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif on Monday, he noted that despite many rounds of talks so far, the only conclusion is that there is no military solution to the crises.

Elaborating on the problems refugee-seekers face in their way to Europe, he said Macedonian borders are the only gateways for these to get into Europe.

Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif met with his Macedonian counterpart Nikola Poposki here on Monday.

Poposki arrived in Tehran on Sunday for a two-day visit.

He met with President Hassan Rouhani and palrliament Speakder Ali Larijani this morning.

This is the first visit by a senior Macedonian official to Iran after the independence of the country