Tag: kumanovo
Macedonia 04.09.20 | 17:15

Trafficker arrested near Kumanovo while transporting 34 illegal migrants from Afghanistan, Pakistan and Bangladesh

A man from Strumica was arrested wile transporting 34 illegal migrants near Kumamovo. A police chase after the vehicle ended up when the driver, fleeing the pursuit, hit into the fence of a house and then tried to flee on foot. Officers arrested the 28 year old man from the village of Banica near Strumica....

Macedonia 01.09.20 | 17:28

Judge orders initial 30 days of detention for the three arrested Islamists

The court ordered 30 days in detention for the three Islamists who were arrested today as they were apparently preparing suicide attacks. The men, who had fought with ISIS in the past, were stockpiling weapons and explosive suicide vests in a rural area south of Kumanovo. Security officials said that...

Macedonia 01.09.20 | 12:28

The Islamist group was storing its weapons and explosives south of Kumanovo, police reveals

The Interior Ministry identified the three members of the Islamist cell who were apparently preparing suicide attacks in Macedonia by their initials and partially obscured photographs. The group was led by A.B., who was later joined by Lj.E. and A.V. The group was storing weaponry and explosives in...

Macedonia 01.09.20 | 12:09

Three Islamists arrested in Skopje and Kumanovo while preparing suicide attacks

Macedonian police informed that it has arrested a group of Islamist terrorists who were apparently planning attacks. The arrests were conducted in Skopje and Kumanovo. From the footage made available by the Interior Ministry, it’s visible that the group had the black ISIS flag and was preparing...

Macedonia 04.08.20 | 20:27

Citizens of Kumanovo warned to prepare for a major storm

Forecasters have warned the people of Kumanovo to be prepared for a major storm this evening. Earlier the capital Skopje was pounded by a strong hail. The Skopje valley is affected by an unstable cloud mass causing rains, thunder and hail. It is moving toward the east and the valley of Kumanovo, the...

Macedonia 02.08.20 | 14:17

Ten illegal migrants stopped near the border with Serbia

Ten illegal migrants were found in a car near the village of Vaksince near Kumanovo, on the border with Serbia. The group included people from Pakistan, Syria and Bangladesh. The driver fled once he spotted the police. Vaksince is one of the main centers for illegal transit over the border into Serbia....

Macedonia 29.07.20 | 14:30

Plans to increase coronavirus testing capacity and to add two field hospitals

Doctor Zarko Karadzovski, the head of the Committee on infectious diseases, said that the Healthcare Ministry is working to greatly increase the capacity for coronavirus testing. Karadzovski said that there are currently 11 institutes that conduct the tests, and that three more will be added, leading...

Macedonia 06.07.20 | 15:22

Misajlovski in Kumanovo: Renewal needed in all segments

The head of VMRO DPMNE’s list in the 2nd electoral district, Vlado Misajlovski and other candidates in the district met Monday with the people of the village of Ljubodrag in Kumanovo, where they presented the Coalition’s projects. Misajlovski stressed that citizens are constantly telling...

Macedonia 03.07.20 | 11:54

Worker dies in a quarry accident near Kumanovo

A worker in a quarry in the village of Sopot, near Kumanovo, has died yesterday evening. The worker, P.S. (57) was driving a large Merdeces truck through the quarry, when it overturned into an abyss. The driver was killed on the spot.

Macedonia 29.06.20 | 10:31

Zaev tries to act patriotic in the dispute over Goce Delcev, but quickly makes a new gaffe

SDSM leader Zoran Zaev’s latest campaign gaffe involved a frequent target of his – legendary VMRO leader Goce Delcev. Zaev is involved in protracted negotiations with Bulgaria, and is moving toward agreeing with the Bulgarian position that Goce Delcev was in fact a Bulgarian hero. Yesterday...

Macedonia 27.06.20 | 15:49

Misajlovski in Kumanovo: We dedicated to projects and renewal of Macedonia while SDSM steals and continues with bribery and corruption

The head of VMRO-DPMNE’s list in the second electoral district Vlado Misajlovski paid Saturday a visit to Kumanovo where he presented the party program with over 1,000 projects for the next four years. VMRO-DPMNE is different from all parties in Macedonia, we are dedicated to projects, to...

Macedonia 25.06.20 | 15:01

Misajlovski in Kumanovo: SDSM doesn’t know how to answer where their projects are because they do not exist

VMRO-DPMNE Vice President and head of the MP candidate list in the second electoral district, Vlado Misajlovski visited Thursday the Municipality of Kumanovo, where he stressed that citizens are more and more disappointed because crime, corruption, racketeering are flourishing in Macedonia and it’s...

Economy 24.06.20 | 20:26

Government plans to take the German Wiebe company to court over the Kumanovo – Beljakovce railroad dispute

Transportation Minister Goran Sugareski announced a court case against the German Wiebe company, which is building the Kumanovo – Beljakovce section of the planned railway to Bulgaria. Sugareski accused the German company of violating the contract and abandoning the project. He said that the Macedonian...

Macedonia 21.06.20 | 16:06

Mickoski meets citizens in Covid-19 hit Kumanovo, promises to help defeat the virus

VMRO-DPMNE President Hristijan Mickoski met with supporters in Kumanovo, the city that long supported the ruling SDSM party, only to be hit by the worst case of mismanagement of the coronavirus epidemic by the ruling party. Kumanovo Mayor Maksim Damjanovski, who is from SDSM, even faced criminal charges...

Macedonia 17.06.20 | 13:37

Kumanovo crossing: 2.444 people enter Macedonia as the border gradually reopens

A total of 2.444 passengers entered Macedonia through the Kumanovo border crossing in the past 24 hours, as the country allowed transit tourists to go through, mostly on their way to Greece. About half of those who crossed the border were foreign citizens. They have five hours to get to the exit crossing...

Macedonia 15.06.20 | 11:19

Migrant trafficker hit a police car near Kumanovo, fled the scene leaving eight Pakistanis behind

A migrant trafficker caused an accident with a police car on Sunday evening as he was transporting eight illegal migrants near Kumanovo. The trafficker hit a police “Renault Megan” with his “Volkswagen Passat” and then fled the scene. Inside the Passat were eight migrants from...

Macedonia 01.06.20 | 13:43

Top SDSM police official goes into quarantine a day after campaigning among the citizens of Kumanovo

Deputy Interior Minister Slavjanka Petrovska announced that she is also entering quarantine, after being possibly exposed to the coronavirus, during her pre-election campaigning. Денес се дружев со граѓаните на Куманово. Им посакав добро здравје...

Macedonia 27.05.20 | 09:20

Interview with the terrorists attackers on Kumanovo aired live on a Kosovan TV station

A TV station from Kosovo yesterday aired a live conversation with a group of Albanian terrorists held in the Skopje prison for the 2015 attack on Kumanovo. The station had the son of Muhamed Krasniqi, one of the leaders of the group, in the studio to talk to him. Krasniqi, who goes by the name Commander...

Macedonia 24.05.20 | 11:35

Spasovski holds a masks optional pre-election event in coronavirus hit Kumanovo

As the ruling SDSM party contnues to push for elections in June, before the coronavirus has been put under control, the interim Prime Minister Oliver Spasovski held a campaign event in his native Kumanovo. Spasovski was distributing protective masks as SDSM party promotional material, and he wore a mask...

Macedonia 09.05.20 | 15:47

Kumanovo Mayor: Five years later we still haven’t heard the truth about the attack

Kumanovo Mayor Maksim Dimitrievski insisted that the city still hasn’t heard the full truth about the 2015 assault on the city. The attack, carried out by a well armed group of Albanian guerrillas over two days, killed eight Macedonian police officers, while 10 of the attackers were also killed. The...

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