The Republic of North Macedonia was born following the ratification of the Prespes Agreement in Greek Parliament.

The time has come to look at the name controversy and the region since the time when Hellenism spanned over a huge expanse of territory and ethnicities.

The Macedonian heritage has always been about civilisation more than geography.

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The video below shows the history of the area and how the name dispute unfolded.