Post-monitoring rapporteurs to visit Skopje

Lise Christoffersen (Norway, SOC) and Valeriu Ghiletchi (Republic of Moldova, EPP/CD), PACE co-rapporteurs for post-monitoring dialogue with “the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia”, will make a fact-finding visit to Skopje from 30 May to 1 June 2017.

They are expected to meet the Speaker of Parliament, the President of the Republic, the President of the Constitutional Court, members of the government, the leaders of political groups and the Special Prosecutor, as well representatives of NGOs, media and international organisations.

Discussions will focus in particular on events following the December 2016 parliamentary elections, as well as the general state of progress as regards fulfilling Council of Europe commitments and obligations.