Greece’s Tsipras Gets Peace Award for Prespa Deal with North Macedonia _ (video)


Zoran Zaev and Alexis Tsipras receive the award in Germany for their initiative in creating the Prespa Agreement in 2018. Credit: Facebook/SYRIZA

Former Prime Minister of Greece Alexis Tsipras and his North Macedonia counterpart, Zoran Zaev, were honored in Germany on Saturday for creating the 2018 Prespa Agreement.


In a ceremony, they received the the International Peace of Westphalia Prize which is awarded every two years. The award commemorated the peace agreement that was signed in Münster and Osnabrück at the end of the devastating Thirty Years’ War, which broke out exactly 400 years ago.