Tag: London
Macedonia 05.12.19 | 11:43

Macedonia reduced to the abbreviation NOM at the NATO summit in London

A new name code for Macedonia was promoted during the NATO summit in London. A print out of the seating arrangement had the Macedonian representatives seated at the far end of the NATO members, under the abbreviation NOM – presumably NOrth Macedonia. Macedonia usually used MK, MKD or RM –...

Macedonia 04.12.19 | 10:01

The outgoing PM and his wife at Johnson’s “warm pre-Christmas” reception

Outgoing Prime Minister Zoran Zaev and his wife Zorica were among British Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s guests on Tuesday evening. The outgoing prime minister shared some photos from the evening on Facebook. Downing 10 was wide open to all leaders of NATO member states last night. Prime Minister...

Macedonia 03.12.19 | 13:59

Outgoing PM Zaev believes that Macedonia will reach 2% GDP share for defense by 2024

Outgoing Prime Minister Zoran Zaev said at the “NATO Engages” conference in London that Macedonia, which should become a full-fledged member of the Alliance in the coming months, would reach a rate of 2 percent GDP share for defense in 2024, and maybe even earlier. In the last two and a half...

Macedonia 03.12.19 | 10:14

NATO Summit – Macedonia on the same table with NATO member-states

A delegation from Macedonia will sit Tuesday on the same table with leaders of NATO member-states at the Alliance summit in London. A government delegation led by Prime Minister Zoran Zaev is taking part December 3-4 at the summit observing NATO’s 70th anniversary. The Government delegation includes...

Macedonia 02.12.19 | 18:11

Much of the outgoing Government leaves for London to attend the NATO summit

The outgoing Government is dispatching a top delegation to the NATO summit in London, where Macedonia will not yet be a full member, but will be considered an all-but member. Zoran Zaev will lead the delegation that will include Defense Minister Radmila Sekerinska, Foreign Minister Nikola Dimitrov and...

Macedonia 01.12.19 | 21:50

Sekerinska: Pride, the flag of our homeland raised in London!

Defense Minister Radmila Sekerinska posted on Facebook a photo showing the flag of Macedonia ahead of the NATO Summit in London. “Pride! The flag of our homeland raised in London ahead of the NATO summit. Together with the other 29 members. It was worth it! ”Sekerinska wrote on Facebook.

Macedonia 19.11.19 | 13:05

Macedonia to sit at the table at NATO Summit in London as an ‘invited’ country

At the invitation of NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg, Foreign Minister Nikola Dimitrov will take part in a meeting of the Alliance member states’ foreign ministers in Brussels on Wednesday, which is the latest preparation for the NATO summit in London on 3-4 December. The Macedonian Foreign...

World 06.07.19 | 14:05

Man shot dead in London is 69th victim this year

A man in his twenties was shot soon after 8 pm on Friday evening in North London. Although the victim was immediately taken to the hospital, doctors were unable to save his life. No-one has been arrested so far in connection with the incident. The shooting is the 69th homicide in the British capital...

Macedonia 19.06.19 | 11:41

Zaev and Rama “coupled” at a business forum in London

As Macedonia and Albania discuss whether and how to “decouple” in their quest to open EU accession talks, the Prime Minister Zoran Zaev and Edi Rama appeared together at a regional business forum in London held under the Berlin process. Rama lashed out at Macedonian President Stevo Pendarovski,...

World 06.03.19 | 12:13

London police: Suspicious packages contained small explosive devices

Three packages found at two airport offices and a railway station office in London on Tuesday appeared to contain “small improvised explosive devices” capable of igniting a small fire if opened, police say. Counter-terrorism officers are “treating the incidents as a linked series and keeping an...

World 06.02.19 | 22:38

NATO summit due to take place in London in December

This year’s NATO summit, celebrating the alliance’s 70th anniversary, is due to take place in London in December, alliance chief Jens Stoltenberg announced on Wednesday. “London was the home of NATO‘s first headquarters. The United Kingdom was one of the Alliance’s twelve founding members...

World 31.12.18 | 11:14

Chaos in London: 39 people arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after Hammersmith stabbing

Thirty nine people have been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after a man was stabbed and left with life-threatening injuries in west London, Huffington Post reported. Police were called to Fulham Palace Road in Hammersmith at 1am on Monday where they found the victim, believed to be in his...