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Egypt and Mesopotamia and Babylonia and Bactria and many more. They may thus have become “Macedonian” temporarily, but none was ever “Macedonia”. The theft of Philip and Alexander by a land that was never Macedonia cannot be justified" It is true that there are different opinions about the ethnic origins of the Paionians, and we have already stated that the territory of Paionia extended not only onto the territory of today‟s Republic of Macedonia, but also deep into what is now the part of Macedonia that is administered by Greece. We noted that Paionia ceased to exist as a country in the third century BCE and became an integral part of Macedonia. During this period the Paionians no longer appeared as a separate nation. The reason for this can only be surmised, but it is apparent that the Paionians were ethnoculturally similar to the Macedonians, and thus a relatively quick merger resulted in the creation of one nation. There are ancient accounts that attest to the fact that the ancient Balkan Brygian nation participated in the ethno-genesis of the ancient Macedonians (the proof for this is the similarity in their speech). According to Strabo (VII, 38) there were ancient accounts that indicate that the Paionians too are descendants of the Brygians (Phrygians): "Some believe the Paionians may have been colonists of the Phrygians..." We have noted that there is a difference in the opinion about the ethnic origin of the Paionians. The signatories of the letter compare Paionia to the territories of Egypt, Syria, Palestine, Bactria and others, and claim that these territories were temporarily “Macedonian” but none of them (including Paionia) ever became ”Macedonia”. This statement is unhelpful and fails to address the fact that Paionia simply was absorbed into a greater and growing Macedonian state. That process is different from conquest and the acquisition of empire, as happened in the case of Egypt, Syria, Palestine, Bactria, etc. However this part (although in the past was called Paionia) was

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