Zaev to meet with US Vice President Pence on Thursday

Prime Minister Zoran Zaev will meet with US Vice President Mike Pence on Thursday in Washington DC, government’s press service told.

“The meeting will be held at the invitation of the US Vice President Pence and will focus Macedonia’s progress towards NATO membership,” government sources said on Wednesday.

Zaev’s trip to Washington comes after the visits of the US Defense Secretary James Mattis and US Assistant Secretary of State for European and Eurasian Affairs Wess Mitchell to Macedonia and their expressed support for the upcoming referendum and country’s EU and NATO integration.