Tag: kiracovski
Macedonia 14.11.19 | 13:14

Kiracovski wants to see the statute of limitations dropped for crimes perpetrated by Government officials

SDSM member of Parliament Aleksandar Kiracovski submitted a proposal that crimes perpetrated by Government officials are not subject to a statute of limitations. Kiracovski himself was recently questioned by state prosecutors over allegations that he is involved in the major racketeering scandal revolving...

Macedonia 29.09.19 | 12:18

VMRO on the charges filed against Republika publisher: SDSM goes after the press as their crimes keep surfacing

VMRO-DPMNE condemned the ruling SDSM party after its embattled official Aleksandar Kiracovski filed charges against the Republika publisher Done Donevski. According to the opposition party, this reveals the extent to which SDSM is afraid of the series of scandals that have been revealed by the critical...

Macedonia 27.09.19 | 15:04

Kiracovski files charges against the Republika manager

SDSM party official Aleksandar Kiracovski is stepping up his campaign of intimidation against Republika. At a time when the police is raiding news outlets and prosecutors are going after against investigative journalists, Kiracovski filed charges against the Republika manager Done Donevski. The reason...

Macedonia 19.09.19 | 18:40

Kiracovski threatens to sue Republika again

The recently deposed SDSM party Secretary General Aleksandar Kiracovski again threatened to sue Republika. In a Facebook post Kiracovski praised a journalist association for condemning media outlets who carry claims from Dusko Ilievski, a former SDSM party activist from Bitola, who now frequently accuses...

Macedonia 19.09.19 | 17:22

Kiracovski’s lawyer insists on having a retraction published, even if it’s devoid of facts

Trajche Arsov, a lawyer who frequently represents SDSM party official Aleksandar Kiracovski in his attempts to silence media outlets who report on his corruption allegations, sent a retraction and an apology request to Republika. The cause of the request is that Republika published excerpts from a Washington...

Macedonia 16.09.19 | 17:50

“Serenade photo” of Boki 13 and Aleksandar Kiracovski appears throughout Skopje

The now infamous photograph of suspected extortionist Bojan Jovanovski – Boki 13 and the top SDSM party official Aleksandar Kiracovski, in which Kiracovski is serenading Boki 13 with his guitar, was seen placed on bus stations across Skopje today. It’s not clear who put the pictures up....

Macedonia 06.09.19 | 10:48

After the self-incriminating statement by Aleksandar Kiracovski, VMRO-DPMNE asks why hasn’t the SDSM party official been detained yet

The investigation into the racketeering scandal is compromised and fails to meet the expectations of the public, the opposition VMRO-DPMNE party said in a press release after two top officials of the ruling SDSM party were interrogated over their involvement in the scandal, but the prosecutors did not...

Macedonia 05.09.19 | 18:41

Photo of Kiracovski serenading Boki 13 surfaces on the day of his testimony before the prosecutors

The highlight of Aleksandar Kiracovski’s press statement today, after he was interrogated for his role in the racketeering scandal revolving around his friend Bojan Jovanovski – Boki 13 was Kiracovski’s attempt to diminish his friendship with Boki 13. I didn’t know that Boki 13 was...

Macedonia 05.09.19 | 18:17

Geroski: Kiracovski told me that his role in the scandal was to “bring people together”

Aleksandar Kiracovski, the recently deposed Secretary General of the SDSM party, defended himself before the press today by insisting that he is not “Kiki” – the secretive SDSM party official who journalists reported was heavily involved in extorting money from businessmen. Kiracovski...

Macedonia 03.09.19 | 18:08

As the investigation draws closer, Kiracovski says that all politicians who were pictured with Boki 13 should be investigated

The investigation into the major racketeering scandal that is shaking Macedonia finally draws near on some of the SDSM party officials close to the chief defendants – Special Prosecutor Katica Janeva and showman Bojan Jovanovski – Boki 13. One of the SDSM officials who was frequently seen...

Macedonia 05.08.19 | 15:44

Kiracovski says he had no idea that his friend Boki 13 is extorting money

High level SDSM official Aleksandar Kiracovski, who was recently dismissed as Secretary General of the ruling party, denied any involvement in the major extortion scandal centered around his close friend Bojan Jovanovski – Boki 13. Similarly to Special Prosecutor Katica Janeva, Kiracovski also...

Macedonia 20.07.19 | 19:21

Kiracoski denies reports that he is the allegedly corrupt SDSM party official nicknamed “Kiki”

After Zoran Zaev threatened lawsuits against journalists who speculate over the identities of the two high ranked SDSM party officials who were allegedly deeply involved in the growing racketeering scandal, former SDSM Secretary General Aleksandar Kiracovski denied knowing their identities and dismissed...

Macedonia 24.06.19 | 11:02

Kiracovski is the one who should apologize

SDSM member of Parliament and recently dismissed Secretary General of the party Aleksandar Kiracovski sent a letter requesting an apology from Republika. We are bound by law to publish it, no matter how nebulous. We are also bound to state our side of the case. The request, sent through a legal representative:...

Macedonia 19.06.19 | 10:26

Source of corruption allegations against Kiracovski asks him not to sue the media who merely carried his claims

Dusan Ilievski, a former SDSM activist from Bitola, called on the SDSM member of Parliament Aleksandar Kiracovski to sue him, and not the media outlets who reported on a number of allegations raised by Ilievski. Earlier this week Ilievski posted pictures of a luxury house in Bitola and Kiracovski standing...

Macedonia 17.06.19 | 15:37

Ex SDSM activist asks Aleksandar Kiracovski how did he earn the money to buy a new house and car in two years?

Dusan Ilievski, a formerly outspoken SDSM activist from Bitola who has since turned on the party and revealed a number of corruption scandals, has posted pictures of the new house and Opel Insignia bought by the recently dismissed SDSM Secretary General Aleksandar Kiracovski. Ilievski published pictures...

Macedonia 27.05.19 | 15:57

Kiracovski apologizes to his wife after his nepotism provoked allegations he’s having an affair

Aleksandar Kiracovski, the recently dismisses Secretary General of the SDSM party, publicly apologized to his wife Gordana for what he dragged her through. Kiracovski was frequently in the news as he gave well paid public sector jobs to his close relatives, including his father and mother in law, and...

Macedonia 25.04.19 | 17:44

Stevo Pendarovski’s campaign manager is in the center of SDSM’s nepotism problem

Aleksandar Kiracovski ,SDSM member of Parliament and campaign manager for its presidential candidate Stevo Pendarovski, is the most nepotistic Government official, as determined by the Anti-Corruption Commission (DSKS). Kiracovski is considered the chief personnel officer in SDSM – an unofficial...

Macedonia 22.04.19 | 11:13

SDSM lost Bitola, including the villages where it allegedly tried to bribe voters

One of the most stinging defeats for SDSM came in the region of Bitola, Macedonia’s second city which the left wing party took over from VMRO-DPMNE in 2016 and won with a nearly two to one ratio in 2017. Now Bitola swung back to narrowly support VMRO presidential candidate Gordana Siljanovska –...

Macedonia 21.03.19 | 15:53

SDSM – DUI candidate Pendarovski submits his presidential application

Stevo Pendarovski, the joint presidential candidate of the ruling SDSM and DUI parties, submitted his official application to the State Election Commission. Pendarovski also delivered 32.000 signatures from SDSM supporters to back his nomination Without any doubt Stevo Pendarovski is the favorite in...

Economy 27.12.18 | 15:01

SDSM and DUI want to double the number of managers of public companies

SDSM and DUI are proposing a new major expansion of public sector management, under which every public institution must have a deputy manager. The proposal was made jointly by Aleksandar Kiracovski and Blagoja Trpevski from SDSM and Rexhep Ismaili from DUI. These two ruling parties often divide the management...