Macedonia naming dispute

naming dispute (1991–2019) between Greece (which has a region named Macedonia) and the Republic of Macedonia, ending with the latter being renamed North Macedonia

The Macedonia naming dispute was a political dispute between Greece and North Macedonia. The disputed was because of the name “Macedonia”. It was solved in 2019 with the prespa agreement when Greek prime minister Alexis Tsipras and Macedonian prime minister Zoran Zaev signed the agreement along border Lake Prespa.[1]

geography of Macedonia