Wednesday, 25 January 2023
Macedonia 25.01.23 | 15:43

Spasovski to decide whether to ban Dzhambazki from entering the country on February 4

Asked whether the Bulgarian MEP Angel Dzhambazki will be sent back if he appears at the border to attend the commemoration of the anniversary of the birth of Goce Delcev on February 4, Minister Oliver Spasovski said that they will decide on that then. We will decide on February 4, emphasized Spasovski. The...

Macedonia 25.01.23 | 15:11

I am coming to Skopje for sure, Dzhambazki tells Pendarovski

The Bulgarian radical from VMRO-BND and MEP Angel Dzhambazki told President Stevo Pendarovski that in the past there were attempts to ban VMRO leaders from entering Macedonia and told him that the last such example was with the Yugoslav king Aleksandar Karađorđević! Dzhambazki announced that he will...

Macedonia 25.01.23 | 14:35

Kyuchyuk: Reimposing veto would be major mistake

Reimposing Sofia’s veto on Skopje would be a major mistake and it would worsen bilateral relations, Bulgarian Member of European Parliament and rapporteur for Macedonia in the European Parliament Ilhan Kyuchyuk told BNR. That would be a major mistake. The veto did not positively affect good neighborly...

Balkans 25.01.23 | 14:06

Bulgarian expert: There are politicians in Bulgaria who defend the interests of the Kremlin

There are politicians in Bulgaria who defend the interests of the Kremlin, want us to distance ourselves from Europe and are worsening relations with Macedonia, says former Bulgarian Minister of Defence and security expert Boyko Noev. We cannot ignore the fact that in reality there are Bulgarian politicians...

World 25.01.23 | 13:40

NATO’s Stoltenberg backs defence spending pledge above 2% of GDP

NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg expects that the members of the defence alliance will soon pledge to increase their military spending to at least 2% of gross domestic product (GDP), he said in media comments published on Wednesday. “I expect that we will make a new pledge on defence spending...

Macedonia 25.01.23 | 13:17

Trajanov: Someone insisted that Albanian become EU official language through Macedonia

The leader of the Democratic Union Pavle Trajanov believes that the announced alliance for the European Union by the leader of the DUI Ali Ahmeti is just empty words. Constitutional changes are tied to European integration, now Ahmeti will make an alliance, a front, etc. for the EU… Leave those...

Macedonia 25.01.23 | 12:20

Ali Ahmeti: We will count the houses of officials

The leader of DUI, Ali Ahmeti, last night at the meeting in Tetovo with members and sympathizers of the ruling party, said that there is an attempt to complete the homework, purifying all officials from corruption by vetting. This is a previous campaign that we must materialize. We must enter the EU,...

Macedonia 25.01.23 | 11:52

VMRO-DPMNE: Time for changes is coming

SDS is a party that lies, and there is a court ruling for that. But it is more worrying that SDS is starting to talk nonsense. The desperation in SDS has reached such a level that they no longer know what they are talking about. Nervousness in the SDS is growing as the anti-government mood among the...

Balkans 25.01.23 | 11:26

Pendarovski serves Serbia and Russia and hinders bilateral relations, claims Zaharieva

President Stevo Pendarovski does not protect the interests of his homeland but serves the politics of Serbia and Russia in the Balkans. With his statements, he is hindering the development of relations between Sofia and Skopje, Ekaterina Zaharieva, former Foreign Minister of Bulgaria and current chair...

Macedonia 25.01.23 | 11:00

Nikoloski: Bulgaria doesn’t respect the linguistic and cultural rights of Macedonians, it must implement the rulings of the European Court of Human Rights

This debate will set the path of the Council of Europe for the following period. And that’s why I think as it is clear here that the solidarity and endurance of European democracies, respect for human rights, and respect for the rule of law are the best guarantees for mutual prosperity, safety,...

Balkans 25.01.23 | 10:38

Macedonia has not even started negotiations, Radev tells Kovacevski’s government

Bulgarian President Rumen Radev, following the proposal from yesterday’s session of the Security Council to ban Bulgarian citizens from entering the country, said that all European mechanisms will be activated to put an end to, as he points out, this anti-Bulgarian hatred and hysteria. Now you...

Balkans 25.01.23 | 10:05

Bodies of three women found in the yard of Kavacki gang member who has two Macedonian passports

Turkish police found the bodies of three women in the yard of the Kavacki gang member Zeljko Bojanic while searching for the body of another criminal named Rista Mijanovic, Blic.rs reported. After being arrested in November 2022 on suspicion of murdering Rista Mijanovic, Bojanic was brought to court...

Macedonia 25.01.23 | 09:29

“Industry Service” company that will procure food for the Interior Ministry is not a manufacturer but a reseller

The Ministry of Interior will pay 1/3 more expensive food than last year, the winner of the contract is a company whose owner is close to Spasovski, accused VMRO-DPMNE. 3.3 million euros were spent by the Ministry of Interior last year for the procurement of food, and up to 4.5 million euros can be...

Macedonia 25.01.23 | 09:08

The government ignores the president: It did not discuss the declaration of Dzhambazki as persona non grata

At last night’s session, the government brought conclusions regarding the celebration of February 4, the day of Goce Delcev’s birth. The Ministry of Internal Affairs is obliged to take all measures to ensure the realization of the event, in accordance with the recommendations of the competent...