MACEDONIAN OFFICIALS MEETING THE POPE
Macedonian top officials led by Macedonian Prime Minister Nikola Gruevski will have an audience with the Pope Benedict XVI today.
It will be the first official visit of a Macedonian PM or President to the Vatican. The meetings so far have been protocol and took place on May 24, marking St. Cyril's day.
A official invitation is expected to be handed over to the Pope to visit Macedonia at the meeting, which will be also attended by Macedonian Foreign Minister Antonio Milososki.
The Macedonian delegation will ask the Pope for support on its road to EU integration.
The delegation which departed on Friday include Vice PM's Zivko Jankulovski and Imer Selmani.
MD: The pope should should visit Macedonia, especially for being a biblical country