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Sunny weather with temperatures up to 19C

Weather in Macedonia will be overcast with sunny periods, accompanied by moderate to strong southwest winds. Temperatures will range between 12C and 19C. Similar weather in Skopje with temperatures up to 16C.

Norway supports Macedonia’s reforms, friendship policies, EU and NATO accession efforts

Current political and economic developments were in the focus of Wednesday’s meeting of Prime Minister Zoran Zaev and Belgrade-based Ambassador of Norway, Arne Bjornstad. Zaev and Bjornstad agreed that Macedonia’s perspectives lie...

FM Dimitrov meets with Merkel’s foreign policy aide in Skopje

Foreign Minister Nikola Dimitrov informed the foreign policy adviser in the government of Germany, Jan Hecker, about the course of reform implementation deemed vital for the European and Euro-Atlantic perspective of Macedonia. Minister Dimitrov...

Osmani named coordinator of W. Balkans Strategy’s flagship initiatives

The government on Tuesday named the Deputy PM for European affairs, Bujar Osmani, as coordinator of the six flagship initiatives of the European Commission’s Western Balkans Strategy. “Although the Strategy is still being reviewed...

Anadolu Agency: Greece accused of ‘genocide’ of Macedonian people

Macedonian non-governmental organizations are protesting ongoing talks on the name of their country, accusing Greece of committing “human rights violations as well as crimes against humanity, war crimes and genocide” against its Macedonian...

Zaev and Guterres discuss name dispute in a phone call

United Nations (UN) Secretary General António Guterres in a telephone conversation with Macedonian Prime Minister Zoran Zaev on Tuesday commended the reform implementation of the government, including the positive approach taken by Macedonia...

Parliament session on language law amendments postponed indefinitely

Parliament Speaker Talat Xhaferi postponed indefinitely the continuation of Parliament’s 32. session, which had been delayed several times during the day. The session’s agenda included more than 35,000 amendments to the Law on...

Zaev claims innocence in “Bribe” case hearing

Prime Minister Zoran Zaev pleaded not guilty during today’s “Bribe” case hearing, saying he was convinced that the court proceedings would dismiss the allegations against him that were fabricated while he was opposition leader. “Together...

James Ker-Lindsay: Name talks are focused on the adjective, not on the name

James Ker-Lindsay, a professor of politics and policy at St Mary’s University, Twickenham believes that the negotiations between Macedonia and Greece are focused on the adjective, and not on the name of the northern neighbor questioned...

Thirty-five percent of women physically or sexually harassed

More than 818 million women over the age of 15, or 35 percent of women worldwide, have been physically or sexually abused at home, in their communities or in the workplace, according to statistics from the World Health Organization. Studies...