The President of the Republic of North Macedonia, Stevo Pendarovski, on the sidelines of the Forum, met with several Heads of State participating in the Forum in Israel on the occasion of the International Holocaust Remembrance Day.

At the meeting with the President of the Republic of Finland, Sauli Niinisto, President Pendarovski thanked for the principled support for our European perspective during the past six months of the Finnish EU Presidency and emphasized that the two countries are building friendly relations.

President Pendarovski, at the meeting with Nicos Anastasiadis, President of the Republic of Cyprus, expressed satisfaction with the established diplomatic relations and stressed that North Macedonia is fully prepared for mutual development of friendly relations with Cyprus in areas of common interest, especially in culture, trade and tourism.

Opinions were exchanged on the bilateral relations between the two countries and opportunities for their promotion with the President of Georgia, Salome Zourabichvili, emphasizing the need for establishment of a bilateral legal framework in all areas of mutual interest, as a basis for further deepening of cooperation, especially in the field of economy.

President Pendarovski, on January 22nd and 23rd, 2020, in Jerusalem, Israel, is participating in a Leadership Forum marking the International Holocaust Remembrance Day-January 27th and the 75th anniversary of the liberation of the Nazi death camp Auschwitz.