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As Trump closes in on Syria, here are the 10 safest countries to live in case WWIII breaks out

There is a very real risk of World War Three breaking out. The Doomsday Clock is the closest that it’s ever been to midnight, and the most powerful man in the world, Donald Trump, has just said that he will launch America’s powerful...
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Sunny and warm weather

Weather in Macedonia will be sunny and warm, accompanied by low to moderate southern winds. Temperatures will range between 22C and 28C. Similar weather in Skopje with temperatures up to 26C
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Jewish community observes Yom HaShoah, promotes memoir by Elie Wiesel

The Jewish community of Macedonia is commemorating Yom HaShoah and holding a book launch of Night by Elie Wiesel at the Holocaust Memorial Center in Skopje today. Yom HaShoah, or Holocaust Remembrance Day, is observed as Israel’s...
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Man tied to Nobel body leaked winner names

A Swedish newspaper says the husband of a member of the academy awarding the Nobel Literature Prize violated century-old Nobel rules by repeatedly leaking the names of winners of the prestigious award — including 2016 recipient Bob Dylan,...
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Cannes bans red-carpet selfies

Top Cannes festival official Thierry Fremaux said red-carpet selfies will be banned at this year’s star-studded event, AP reports. Violators, he said on Europe-1 radio Wednesday, won’t be let in to see films. When festival-goers...
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Mona Lisa ‘grand tour’ could cost €35 million, warns Louvre

A plan to take the Mona Lisa on a ‘grand tour’ of France has been reportedly put on the back burner after the Louvre estimated it would cost up to €35 million to loan its crown jewel for just three months, the Telegraph reports. The...
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French is the sexiest language, Babbel survey confirms

The Babbel language learning platform published the results of a couple of its surveys carried out to determine the world’s sexiest languages and accents. Over 14,000 of Babbel multilingual users participated in the sexiest language survey,...
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Italian magazine “Motociclismo” to publish Macedonia article

Journalist Leonardo Lucarelli and photographer Tommaso Pini of renowned Italian magazine “Motociclismo” will make a moto-info-tour across Macedonia and compile a 14-page article to be published in the June/July issue. Pini and Lucarelli...
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Slovenia to tightly regulate trans fats in food industry

Slovenia on Wednesday started to introduce new rules limiting the amount of trans fats in its food industry, making trans fats limited to 2 percent of the total fat content in a food item, Xinhua reports. Restaurants and food producers across...
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TNT, Trust, and Violence in Centar “bombs” to be presented in Criminal Court

The Special Prosecutor’s Office will hold hearings on the cases TNT, Trust, and Violence in Centar in the Criminal Court in Skopje on Thursday. Sixteen audio recordings of conversations from the so-called “bombs” about the...