2002 October 10, "tommy" (username), Macedonian S&L Proves FYROMians WRONG, in alt.news.macedonia, Usenet:
Prove it that it wasn't a Greek club. And yes Tito was the first to say FYROmians were not Bulgarians living in North Macedonia, but a new ethnic group.
2019 February 24, track...@yahoo.com.au, Re: Towards a 'Greater' Albania... in Six Parts, alt.politics.socialism.trotsky, Usenet:
A little off topic perhaps (though there is a substantial Albanian minority in "North Macedonia") likely central to the USA/NWO agitation there re the real (Greek) Macedonia....
mentions, but early attestations of the name for the FYROMEdit
1993, Alan F. Fogelquist Handbook of Facts on: The Break-up of Yugoslavia, International Policy, and the War in Bosnia-Hercegovina, Volume 1, page 25:
Since that time the Macedonians have offered to sign a treaty renouncing all claims to Greek territory and to rename the country New Macedonia or North Macedonia, but the Greek government continues to block Macedonian recognition by the European community.
2009, Egbert Jahn, Nationalism in Late and Post-Communist Europe, Nomos Verlagsgesellschaft Mbh & Company (→ISBN):
... which were regarded as being discriminatory, and which were based on terms used by the Greeks at the time, such as The Republic of Skopje, North Macedonia or the abbreviation FYROM, introduced internationally by Greece in 1993.