Saturday, 11 July 2020
Macedonia 11.07.20 | 22:38

Several Macedonian nationals placed under quarantine after arriving from Afghanistan

Macedonian nationals who have arrived from Afghanistan have been placed under quarantine after it was determined that some of them tested positive for COVID-19, the Health Ministry confirmed to MIA. Macedonian nationals have arrived from Afghanistan. According to information, some of them have tested...

Macedonia 11.07.20 | 22:32

Mickoski: SDSM and BESA want to tear down Macedonia in two steps, first federalization, and then destruction

The leader of VMRO-DPMNE, Hristijan Mickoski, called for unity and determination on Saturday in Kratovo,  because, as he said, now is the time when the citizens will have to decide between two completely different political concepts. One is what is offered by worn-out politicians lacking ideas from...

Macedonia 11.07.20 | 22:24

Culev on voter bribery cases: Measures will be taken wherever there are indications that there’s violation of the law

Interior Minister Nake Culev reacted to the two incidents of voter bribery that the police uncovered. The Minister appeals to the police officers to take all measures necessary when it comes to such cases. I urge police officers to take appropriate measures and activities wherever there are indications...

Macedonia 11.07.20 | 20:08

SDSM in panic: Video showing Zaev arranging the end of a court case has been removed

Today’s latest “bombs” in which the SDSM leader is again in the lead role have created panic in the government set. Pro-government media outlets are trying to downplay the recording showing Zaev trying to settle the situation in the judiciary and to prolong SPO cases. But the truth...

Macedonia 11.07.20 | 19:56

Nikoloski: My rival is a man who changed the name of this country

The head of VMRO-DPMNE’s list in the fourth electoral district, Aleksandar Nikolski, shared a video on Facebook where he says that his rival in the elections was a man who uses people and hangs them out to dry and makes the small fish we held accountable for him, so that he may be protected. My...

Macedonia 11.07.20 | 19:45

Pendarovski: Srebrenica genocide is one of the darkest events in modern European history

President Stevo Pendarovski in a video message on Saturday commemorated the Srebrenica genocide that took place 25 years ago, when more than 8,000 Bosniaks, mostly men and children, were systematically killed. This is, without a doubt, one of the darkest events in modern European history for which there...

Health 11.07.20 | 19:40

Filipce seeks another term in office, while the healthcare is on the verge of collapse: 8 die, 199 new coronavirus cases

In the past 24 hours, 199 new COVID-19 cases were registered in the country. Of those, 90 confirmed cases were reported in the capital Skopje. Eight patients died of coronavirus-related complications. In the same period, 1,545 tests were conducted. In addition to Skopje, new cases were also registered...

Macedonia 11.07.20 | 16:44

After 20 years of running for SDSM, it is a humiliation for me to have this membership card at home, says a revolted man from Gostivar

After 20 years of work and running for the party, Spiro Spiroski from Gostivar says that he is extremely disappointed and offended by the constant false promises, but also wrong policies of SDSM. All previous efforts for the party, he says, were in vain. Dissatisfaction among the membership, meanwhile,...

Macedonia 11.07.20 | 16:32

Mickoski in Kriva Palanka: VMRO-DPMNE has had successful election campaign

VMRO-DPMNE leader Hristijan Mickoski on Saturday visited Kriva Palanka for meetings with its residents two days before the campaign for the July 15 parliamentary elections ends. VMRO-DPMNE will hold a rally in Kriva Palanka in the evening after visits to the towns of Kratovo and Rankovce. VMRO-DPMNE,...

Macedonia 11.07.20 | 16:26

Slovenian PM Janez Jansa endorses VMRO-DPMNE and Mickoski ahead of 15 July elections

Slovenian Prime Minister, Janez Jansa on Saturday expressed support for the opposition party VMRO-DPMNE and its leader Hristijan Mickoski ahead of the July 15 parliamentary elections. We wish our sister party from EPP and IDU, VMRO-DPMNE, and its president Hristijan Mickoski a great victory at forthcoming...

Macedonia 11.07.20 | 16:18

Over 700 self-isolating, COVID-19 patients to vote Monday, nearly 8,800 voters on Tuesday

Local electoral commissions have accepted 716 requests from people who have tested positive for COVID-19 or are in self-isolation to vote on Monday (July 13) as part of the 2020 early parliamentary polls, due on July 15. More than 770 requests were sent to the local electoral commissions. COVID-19 patients...

Macedonia 11.07.20 | 15:00

Orban with support for VMRO-DPMNE and Mickoski: Together we built cooperation based on national pride

Three days before the election, strong support came from the Hungarian Prime Minister and leader of the ruling Fidesz party to the sister party VMRO-DPMNE and its president, Hristijan Mickoski. You are standing before making an important decision, you are preparing for important elections. And we are...

Macedonia 11.07.20 | 14:31

Facing defeat the Zaev family is moving its companies to Bulgaria

In addition to the three companies owned by the Zaev family in Bulgaria: “Oriental Group”, “Gomasidra” and “Radisha Trade”, formed after Zoran Zaev came to power, two more new companies have been regstered in recent months, VMRO-DPMNE’s Vice President, Aleksandar...

Macedonia 11.07.20 | 13:42

“Monster” case, Mladenov, Martin, Tamara – all the tragedies abused by Zaev

The Smilkovsko Lake massacre, the death of the journalist Nikola Mladenov, the little Tamara from Veles, the murder of Martin Janusev… These are just some of the tragedies that Zoran Zaev abused in the election campaign, when he did not spare people or insidious means to get in office. Today, it is...

Macedonia 11.07.20 | 13:32

[AUDIO] Zaev admits that he made “combinations” with Katica, he arranged the census, Talir 2 and Postenska Banka cases to fall

A new audio bomb was published on social networks this morning, which features the voice of former Prime Minister Zoran Zaev. The content of the audio itself reveals combinations and schemes that were made to end court cases, which involved more people from the former government. The schemes were made...

Macedonia 11.07.20 | 10:04

Derkoski: SEC made maximum efforts to organize safe and transparent elections

The President of the State Election Commission Oliver Derkoski, two days before the start of the three-day voting for the early parliamentary elections on5 July told MIA that the Commission has made maximum efforts to organize safe and transparent elections. He expects the voting on 15 July to be conducted...

Balkans 11.07.20 | 09:26

Protesters in Belgrade break into Serbian parliament

A group of violent demonstrators on Friday night again clashed with police in front of the Serbian parliament, but also attacked numerous reporters and anyone filming the scene. The third spate of violence in four nights of protests sparked on Tuesday when President Aleksandar Vucic’s announced a long...

Balkans 11.07.20 | 09:21

Erdogan signs decree to reopen Hagia Sophia for Islamic prayers

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has signed a decree ordering Istanbul’s landmark Hagia Sophia be handed over to the country’s religious authority and reopened for Islamic prayers. Erdogan shared the decree on Twitter on Friday with the caption “congratulations” just over an hour after...

Macedonia 11.07.20 | 09:16

Patient with rare brain inflammation tied to COVID-19 recovers at “8 September” hospital

A 20-year-old patient with a rare brain inflammation linked to COVID-19 has recovered at the Skopje-based “8 September” hospital. According to the doctors who saved the young man’s life, this is the sixth recorded case in the world where COVID-19 has caused such condition. This is rare in the world....

Macedonia 11.07.20 | 09:09

Mickoski: We are only five days away from the victory over injustice and humiliation

VMRO-DPMNE leader Hristijan Mickoski told a rally in Delcevo on Friday that people decide on July 15 the future of Macedonia they want to live in, whether it will be a humiliated country or a proud country. Therefore, he urged citizens to vote for the “Renewal of Macedonia” coalition. Mickoski told...