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Tons of oil spilled on a motorway after an accident

Tons of oil spilled from a DAF truck which rolled over in an accident on the Delcevo – Makedonska Kamenica road on Tuesday evening. No injuries were reported in the incident. The driver, 47-year old M.M. from Stip, said that he drove...
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Elderly paraglider from Switzerland killed in accident near Prilep

A 70 year old paraglider from Switzerland died in an accident while jumping in the Prilep area village of Mazuciste on Tuesday. Police informs that the man, identified under the initials of D.V.A.H., fell due to still undetermined reasons and...
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Cold front to cause significant drop in temperatures on Monday

Cloudy weather with strong rains, winds and a significant drop in temperatures is expected beginning on Monday. Forecasters expect that Wednesday and Thursday will see short rains in the afternoons, but will remain overall sunny and warm, with...
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One killed in gruesome overnight attack in Veles

A gruesome murder was reported in Veles overnight, where a 46 year old man attack a 65 year old neighbor and his family. The man, identified as S.V., first attacked the 30 year old daughter of his neighbor D.N., hitting her on the head with...
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Vardar and Crn Drim water levels down by half

Summer drought has halved water leves in Vardar and Crn Drim rivers. Measurements of Vardar near Jegunovce and in Skopje showed the lowest drop in average water leels. Crn Drim, a strategically important hydro energy producing river, had its...
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Macedonia plays Estonia in a must win basketball qualifier

Macedonia plays Estonia in a pre-qualification round for the 2019 World Basketball Championship that is a must win for both teams. Macedonia, Estonia and Kosovo are all tied with 4 points each in Group C,. Macedonia plays away, in Estonia,...
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Vlatko Stefanovski and the Bitola Chamber Orchestra perform in Ohrid

Guitarist Vlatko Stefanovski and the Bitola Chamber Orchestra will perform on Wednesday evening at the Ohrid Summer Festival. Stefanovski will present his Rock Symphony project, and will perform also accompanied by Mihajlo Trajkovski –...
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Russia’s Foreign Ministry denies Bloomberg article accusing Moscow of interfering in Macedonia’s internal affairs

The accusations that Moscow is meddling in Macedonia’s internal affairs are fabricated and groundless, Russia’s Foreign Ministry said Tuesday. ‘We took note of the material published by Bloomberg and widely cited by the Balkan...
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Full ban on movement in forests still in force in two wildfire-hit municipalities

The Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Water Management has given green light for a request to lift the full ban on movement in forest areas and to restore a partial movement ban. A full ban on movement in forest areas is still in force...
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Writers’ Association of Macedonia campaigns for revitalization of Blaze Koneski’s memorial house

The Writers’ Association of Macedonia in late September will launch a campaign to revitalize the memorial house of Blaze Koneski, considered one of Macedonia’s greatest poets, literary scholars and linguists. The campaign coincides...