Tag: krusevo
Culture 11.03.23 | 09:54

Krusevo to be 2023 City of Culture

Krusevo will be the country’s 2023 City of Culture and organize the related events, according to the Ministry of Culture. Krusevo was competing against Struga and Mavrovo-Rostuse. The Ministry of Culture’s expert committee said Krushevo offered “abundant programming based on a sustained...

Macedonia 01.08.22 | 16:17

SDSM members angry: They are forcing us to go to Krusevo to support Kovacevski

Members of SDSM react on social networks that they are forced by their party to go to Krusevo and give support to party leader Dimitar Kovacevski. This year, the current prime minister will be on Meckin Kamen at the central celebration. However, it has not yet been specified whether he will give a speech...

Macedonia 20.04.22 | 15:46

Macedonia as in Escobar’s time: Cannabis oil worth $ 2 million stolen from marijuana factory near Krusevo

In Macedonia, it has become the easiest thing to rob a marijuana growing company. After the thefts in Krusevo and Josifovo, the marijuana factory in the village of Aldanci was robbed again yesterday. The news was published by Dragan Kovacki from VMRO-DPMNE. According to Kovacki, oil worth two million...

Macedonia 11.10.21 | 20:02

LIVE STREAM: VMRO-DPMNE rally in Krusevo

VMRO-DPMNE opens its rally in Krusevo this evening, part of a series of events in the region that culminates with a meeting in Prilep. You can follow the Krusevo rally live.

Macedonia 01.08.21 | 20:51

Aleksandar Nikoloski to lead VMRO-DPMNE delegation for Ilinden celebration in Krusevo

The VMRO-DPMNE delegation that will attend the Ilinden event in Krusevo tomorrow will be led by the party’s vice president Aleksandar Nikoloski. The delegation will lay flowers at the grave of Nikola Karev (‘Makedonium’ monument ) at 11:30 h, will lay flowers at the Sliva monument at...

Macedonia 27.07.21 | 22:24

The Iliden cavalry began its ride toward Krusevo

The Ilinden cavalry set off from Skopje for Krusevo today. The group of 20 horsemen, which includes two women, will ride to Krusevo over the coming days, camping in the open, and arrive there for the Ilinden Uprising celebration. VMRO-DPMNE President Hristijan Mickoski was in Skopje’s Lisice area...

Macedonia 16.07.21 | 12:32

Lukarevska insists that SDSM will win the municipal elections

SDSM party Vice President Sanja Lukarevska assured party supporters in Krusevo that SDSM will win in the coming municipal elections. The party currently holds nearly all non-Albanian majority municipalities, as it did a full sweep in the 2017 elections, on the back of its power-grab earlier that year. We...

Macedonia 10.02.21 | 11:08

Controversial marijuana plant in Krusevo has its license taken away

5 Letters, one of the biggest marijuana producers in Macedonia, had its license stripped by the Government today, due to broadly specified violations of the permit. The company, which operates in Krusevo, reported one of the two major thefts of cannabis in the country in recent months, which raised suspicions...

Macedonia 19.12.20 | 19:45

High school teacher from Krusevo accused of trying to rape a minor

A woman from Krusevo reported that a high school teacher tried to sexually assault her minor daughter. Local police detained the teacher, identified only as D.K. (54), and he is being kept in the Prilep police station, while prosecutors prepare charges.

Macedonia 17.12.20 | 14:20

Krusevo Mayor Tome Hristovski attacked an opposition activist

Krusevo Mayor Tome Hristovski, who is from the ruling SDSM party, assaulted an activist of the opposition VMRO-DPMNE party. The local VMRO branch reported that Hristovski yesterday attacked their member Valentino Despotoski. The Mayor, known for his hatred toward the opposition, approached Despotoski...

Macedonia 02.11.20 | 09:55

Remove this: Star of Kutles flag painted on a mountainside in Krusevo

Four member team from the Macedonian Renewal association from Krusevo painted a large star of Kutles flag on the side of Buseva planina. It took the group over 20 days to transport 30 liters of paint on foot to the site and paint the first post-independence flag of Macedonia. The star of Kutles is...

Macedonia 16.10.20 | 22:54

Memorial to Tose Proeski finished on the 13th anniversary of his tragic death

The memorial home dedicated to Tose Proeski, the beloved singer who died in a tragic car crash, was completed for the 13th anniversary of his death today. Fans, family members and the citizens of his native city of Krusevo gathered at the Gumenje site which is Proeski’s final resting place. The...

Macedonia 20.08.20 | 09:55

Armed man robbed the UNI Bank branch in Krusevo

An armed robber attacked the UNI Bank branch in Krusevo yesterday early afternoon. The attacker forced the three employees who were in the branch at the time to hand over the contents of the safe. There is still no confirmation how much money he got off with.

Life 09.08.20 | 11:40

Inaugural edition of “Tose Proeski” swimming marathon takes place in Krusevo

“Vardar 2018” swim club, supported by the municipality of Krusevo, is staging on Sunday the inaugural edition of the Krusevo marathon, dedicated to late singer Tose Proeski. The 2.5 km marathon will take place on Krusevo Lake at 11 am. Marathon organizers explained why the event is dedicated to...

Macedonia 02.08.20 | 14:08

Sekerinska booed in Krusevo

Defense Minister Radmila Sekerinska and Transportation Minister Goran Sugareski were booed as they arrived at Meckin Kamen near Krusevo, the site of the central Ilinden celebration. This is a place for heroes, not traitors, people in the crowd shouted at the outgoing Government officials. The celebration...

Macedonia 01.08.20 | 15:26

Incident in Krusevo involving the “Ilinden cavalry”, police officer had to fire in the air to stop a fight

Several horsemen who arrived to Krusevo as part of the traditional Ilinden ride, got into an incident with a local yesterday evening. A police officer had to fire in the air to stop the fighting. The incident involved five members of the “Ilinden cavalry”. The group takes off from Skopje...

Macedonia 01.08.20 | 11:08

Commemoration of the Ilinden Uprising begins in Krusevo

The honoring of the 1903 Ilinden Uprising begins in Krusevo today and will culminate on Sunday. The uprising was a pivotal moment in the fight for Macedonian statehood against the Ottoman Empire, and the short-lived Krusevo Republic is seen as inspiration for the modern Macedonian state. The flag of...

Macedonia 28.07.20 | 10:28

The Ilinden cavalry begins its ride to Krusevo

The traditional Ilinden cavalry took off from Skopje toward Krusevo, where they will arrive on August 2, the anniversary of the 1903 Ilinden Uprising. Each year the group rides from Skopje dressed in clothes typical for the period a century ago, waving flags used by the Macedonian rebels against the...

Macedonia 05.07.20 | 22:43

Durlovski asks Sekerinska if she supports BESA’s position for cantons in Macedonia

Igor Durlovski, the lead VMRO-DPMNE in the 5th district, asked his opposite candidate Radmila Sekerinska from SDSM why hasn’t her party announced a joint platform with its coalition partner BESA. The ethnic Albanian party has been known for very radical positions and has even endorsed a cantonal...

Macedonia 07.11.19 | 21:52

Mickoski: Macedonia is hostage to the greed of the Zaev family!

I was in Krusevo. A city hit by injustices, tsunamis and the incapability of the government. It’s a sad picture of a half-empty city, big houses without lights, because people have moved away. It is no longer a matter of emigration of villages, but of emigration of cities, VMRO-DPMNE leader Hristijan...