Tuesday, 20 October 2020
Macedonia 20.10.20 | 23:00

Karakachanov: I will send a regiment to remove the monuments in Skopje

The Minister of Defense of Bulgaria, in an interview with “Darik Radio”, reiterated the view that Macedonia must adhere to the agreement with Bulgaria signed three years ago. Karakachanov stressed that the agreement clearly states that falsifications related to history must be cleared up. Literally...

Macedonia 20.10.20 | 22:50

Kostovski: The persecution and political repression by criminals in power must stop

VMRO-DPMNE MP, Darko Kostovski, in front of the government building said that the mass presence of citizens protesting against crime, corruption, injustice and persecution by the government led by Zoran Zaev and SDSM, showed that the entire Macedonian public is convinced that in the past period, especially...

Macedonia 20.10.20 | 21:40

Lidija Petkoska: Macedonia has become a country of criminals in power, betrayals and injustice

The Member of Parliament, Lidija Petkoska, said that the voice of the citizens must be heard and that with the mass participation in the protest with car convoys, the citizens of Ohrid expressed dissatisfaction with crime, corruption, injustice and persecution carried out by the SDSM government and Zoran...

Macedonia 20.10.20 | 21:09

Filipce admits that the hospitals are overcrowded, once again announces a curfew

Hospital capacities are filling up fast, with several hospitals already overcrowded. There are no available beds in several infectious departments – Kumanovo, Stip and Strumica – units in Kavadarci and Gostivar are nearly full, Prilep and Bitola are complementing each other, with beds still...

Macedonia 20.10.20 | 20:27

Lidija Dimova dismissed from position of head of the Agency for European Educational Programmes and Mobility

The director of the National Agency for European Educational Programmes and Mobility, Lidija Dimova, who recently stirred the public with a series of scandalous granting of EU funds, has been dismissed. According to the Government, the proposal for dismissal was submitted to the Management Board of the...

Macedonia 20.10.20 | 19:47

PHOTO GALLERY: Citizens say NO to government’s crime, corruption, injustice and persecution

Today at 18:30 h citizens in seven cities throughout Macedonia protested with car convoys against crime, corruption, injustice and persecution carried out by the government led by SDSM. There are mass protests in Skopje, Veles, Ohrid, Kumanovo, Prilep, Stip and Bitola.

Macedonia 20.10.20 | 19:42

Government adopts new restrictions, hospitality facilities to close by 23 h, public administration to work online

The Government reviewed and adopted Tuesday the recommendations by the Commission for Infectious Diseases on restricting the working hours of all hospitality facilities by 23 h and limiting the number of passengers in public transport to 50 percent of the total capacity. The Government also adopted the...

Macedonia 20.10.20 | 19:24

Micevski: We have huge support from the citizens, this non-national government must leave

VMRO-DPMNE continues with the protests that it started organizing on September 9. The protests are gaining momentum and through them we present the concerns of the citizens of the Republic of Macedonia, based on everything that is happening in the country. The motive of today’s protest is the injustices,...

Macedonia 20.10.20 | 18:55

LIVE STREAM: Protest against SDSM government’s crime, corruption, injustice and persecution

VMRO-DPMNE is holding Tuesday car protests in seven cities across Macedonia against crime, corruption, injustice and persecution. The party called on all citizens to join the protests. Protests are taking place in Skopje, Veles, Ohrid, Kumanovo, Prilep, Stip, Bitola.

Macedonia 20.10.20 | 18:34

4 people died, 408 new Covid-19 cases registered in Macedonia in past 24 hours

Out of 2,140 COVID-19 tests carried out in the past 24 hours, 408 new cases were registered in Skopje-227, Kumanovo-12, Stip-15, Prilep-4, Tetovo-34, Struga-5, Veles-15, Bitola-10, Ohrid-23, Kavadarci-4, Gostivar-2, Strumica-18, Kriva Palanka -6, Radovis-7, Kocani-4, Demir Hisar-4, Pehcevo-2, Berovo-2,...

Macedonia 20.10.20 | 17:11

Zaev: The Macedonian language is me, the Macedonian language is you, the Macedonian language is all of us

Today, the Prime Minister Zoran Zaev, together with the Minister of Education and Science, Mila Carovska, attended the International Scientific Conference “Macedonian language – a source of scientific research (at home and abroad)” at the Institute of Macedonian Language “Krste...

Macedonia 20.10.20 | 16:45

Osmani does not want the big EU investment to fail due to the dispute with Bulgaria

Foreign Minister Bujar Osmani believes that the large EU investment for the entire region should not fail due to the dispute with Bulgaria. We have strengthened political communications with neighboring Bulgaria on several levels, and our Joint Commission on Historical Issues has intensified its work....

Economy 20.10.20 | 16:23

Milososki: Is Eurostandard Bank the second TAT?

MP Antonio Milososki asked on Facebook whether Eurostandard Bank is the second TAT and which companies benefited from loans worth millions, whether these companies were close to the ruling family.

Macedonia 20.10.20 | 14:44

Serbian bishop blasts Zaev for turning to Patriarch Bartholomew in his latest church recognition attempt

Zoran Vraniskovski, former bishop of the Macedonian Orthodox Church (MOC) who has sided with the Serbian church, accosted Prime Minister Zoran Zaev for trying to secure the recognition of the Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew. Zaev and President Pendarovski sent letters to Bartholomew asking him to recognize...

Macedonia 20.10.20 | 14:13

Zaev says he does not endorse nationalist comments made during the wedding of his political ally

Prime Minister Zoran Zaev condemned “any provocative statements” that were made during the wedding of Sasa Bogdanovic, the Mayor of Skopje’s Centar municipality, who is a candidate of Zaev’s SDSM party. Bogdanovic is an ethnic Serb and he had a wedding in Kosovo, in the monastery...

Macedonia 20.10.20 | 13:39

Zaev says no need for a new treaty with Bulgaria, wants a solution that will recognize the Macedonian language and people

Prime Minister Zoran Zaev said that he expects any solution to historic disputes with Bulgaria to focus on the fact that Bulgaria recognizes the Macedonian language and the Macedonian people. As Bulgaria wants concessions on historic figures such as Goce Delcev, who their side considers a Bulgarian,...

Macedonia 20.10.20 | 12:47

“No progress in resolving the problem with pollution”

The Zaev Government does nothing to address the serious objections regarding the protection of the environment, which are listed in the latest European Commission progress report on Macedonia, said VMRO-DPMNE official Ane Laskoska. Laskoska pointed to the lack of any action on improving the burning issue...

Macedonia 20.10.20 | 12:20

Gevgelija lead the country with the increase in new coronavirus cases

The Healthcare Ministry warned that Gevgelija leads the country with increase in new coronavirus cases. The city, whose hospital covers also other towns in the region, had a weekly incidence of 228.3 per 100,000 inhabitants. There were a total of 2,676 newly diagnosed cases in 34 cities over the past...

Macedonia 20.10.20 | 12:13

Mickoski: Any concession Zaev makes to Bulgaria on the issue of Goce Delcev will be reversed by the future VMRO-DPMNE led Government

VMRO-DPMNE President Hristijan Mickoski said that his party will reverse any potential agreement signed between Zoran Zaev and Bulgarian authorities under which Goce Delcev will be declared an ethnic Bulgarian. This is one of the key demands from Bulgaria as the two countries are locked into a growing...

Macedonia 20.10.20 | 10:07

Mayor Bogdanovic insists he only had a small wedding

Sasa Bogdanovic, the Mayor of Skopje’s Centar municipality, finally responded after being called out for days because of the lavish wedding he had in the Gracanica monastery in Kosovo. Wedding celebrations are banned in Macedonia to prevent the spread of the coronavirus, but the border with Kosovo...