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Parliament set to continue the debate on Speaker selection and the Tirana platform

Macedonian Parliament is set to continue its session to elect the Committee on Elections and Appointments and to elect a Parliament Speaker. In the past two days, the debate focused mostly on the controversial Tirana platform, with heated exchanges...
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Milososki: VMRO-DPMNE puts forward roadmap to resolve political crisis

VMRO-DPMNE is unveiling a roadmap in order lessons to be learned and a solution to be offered to the current political crisis and a way out of other political crises that might occur in the future all the while respecting the principle for a...
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Parliament continues debate on the Appointments Committee and the Tirana platform controversy

VMRO-DPMNE and SDSM continued their dispute in the Macedonian Parliament over the vote on the Committee on Elections and Appointments. It is a key step toward the election of a new Parliament Speaker, but the two parties, like on Monday, engaged...
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150th performance of Nusic’s A Suspicious Person on MNT’s 72nd anniversary

On the eve of its 72nd anniversary, the Macedonian National Theater (MNT) this coming Saturday is organizing a birthday marathon of plays, including Siljan the Stork Shanca, Life is Beautiful and A Suspicious Person. In fact, the 150th performance...
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BESA will not support SDSM and DUI choice for Parliament Speaker

The BESA party announced it will not support Talat Xhaferi’s nomination as Speaker of Parliament, after his name was jointly put forward by SDSM and DUI. BESA is one of the three parties representing ethnic Albanians that support the idea...
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Macedonia’s U-18 team ends in third place in Riga football tournament

Macedonia’s U-18 football team won the third place in the four nations cup that took place in the Latvian capital of Riga. In the final game, Norway beat Macedonia 3:1, with goals fron Pedersen, and Haug. Dimitar Mitrovski scored in the...
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First review of modern Greek film in Macedonia

The first review of modern Greek film in Macedonia will be held from 28 to 30 March in Cinema Frosina in the Skopje-based Youth Cultural Centre. Five feature films and a short film “Fig” (Greek-Swedish co-production), which won award for...
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“For United Macedonia” initiative stages protest in Skopje, around the country

The civil initiative dubbed “For United Macedonia” held Monday evening yet another protest in the Macedonian capital. Protests of the initiative are also being held in cities and towns across the country, including Ohrid, Kavadarci,...
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Parliament set to resume constitutive session on Tuesday

Speaking at Monday’s resumption of the Parliament’s constitutive session, VMRO-DPMNE MPs said the so called Tirana Platform was pushing the country into a risk of instability. We, they said, strive for unitary, multicultural and...
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Dimovski: SDSM evades platform debate

The VMRO-DPMNE-led coalition will respect the Constitution, the Rules of Procedures and the parliamentary practice towards protecting Macedonia’s interests. We will not let parties that have obstructed the Parliament on a number of occasions...