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Kovacs: Gruevski’s asylum request was approved in accordance with all international standards

Hungarian Government spokesman Zoltan Kovacs held a press conference in Brussels where he said that the political asylum to former Macedonian Prime Minister Nikola Gruevski was given in accordance with international standards. – I don’t...
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Mickoski calls Zaev out to a debate, to discuss the forced name change and the political persecution

Thousands of VMRO-DPMNE supporters marched through downtown Skopje on Wednesday, to protest in front of the Government building against the renaming of the country and the political persecution of all critical voices in the country. Opposition...
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Cvetanova to Ambassador Thimonier: If this is the EU you speak of, I say we wait and see

Former Culture Minister Ganka Samoilovska Cvetanova used social media to reply to French Ambassador to Macedonia Christian Thimonier over his recent forceful call on Macedonia to change its name in order to join the European Union. –...
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Constitutional Court refuses to decide whether the scandalous October 19th vote was legal

The Constitutional Court today refused to move forward a request submitted by the World Macedonian Congress to anull the vote on October 19th which opened the process to amend the Constitution with the aim to rename the Republic of Macedonia...
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Defense Minister Kammenos issues a threatening message from the Greek – Macedonian border

Greek Defense Minister Panos Kammenos marched to the Greek – Macedonian border near the Lerin – Bitola region today and issued a threatening message that “our neighbors need to understand that there is only one Macedonia,...
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Company owned by SDSM supporting member of Parliament Krsto Mukoski wins public contract worth 680.000 EUR

A construction company owned by Boban Mukoski, brother of member of Parliament Krsto Mukoski, won a significant contract to maintain publicly owned property worth 680.000 EUR. This is the latest in a line of such contracts won by the Mukoski...
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Majority of all citizens and nearly two thirds of ethnic Macedonians believe country is going in the wrong direction

More than half of all Macedonians – 54.9 percent – believe that the country is going in the wrong direction, while only 32.6 percent think that things are improving, showed a poll conducted by the MKD.mk news site and Market Vision. As...
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Police deploys armored vehicles and water cannons to intimidate VMRO supporters

Armored vehicles and water cannons were seen deployed in downtown Skopje ahead of today’s protest rally by the VMRO-DPMNE party. This show of force by the police has become common lately. The protests are organized partially in response...
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Boskoski signed a document saying he has no objections to police treatment during his arrest

Ljube Boskoski, the former Interior Minister and current foreign investment adviser to Prime Minister Zoran Zaev, is the subject of one of the Special Prosecutors Office (SPO) cases initiated against former UBK police service director Saso...
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SPO adviser Tortevski attacks protesters

Aleksandar Tortevski, who is an adviser to the Special Prosecutors Office and an outspoken supporter of the ruling SDSM party, caused a major incident on Tuesday when he tried to run through a group of protesters who regularly close the street...