BOTSWANA RECOGNIZED MACEDONIA - 126TH COUNTRY SO FAR
After Andorra, Macedonia signed a document establishing diplomatic ties under the constitutional name with the south African country of Botswana.
The protocol was signed by the UN Chiefs of both countries in New York City, Slobodan Tashovski and Charles Ntwaagae after which a letter was sent to UN Secretary Ban Ki Moon and all the UN delegation informing them of the signing.
The Republic of Botswana is world's largest diamonds exporter located in the southern part of Africa with roughly 2 million people.
After the signing both parties have agreed for a bilateral meeting during the 64th General Assembly in the second half of September, says in the communique of the Macedonian Ministry of Foreign Affairs.