Tag: monument
Macedonia 02.06.21 | 09:12

Macedonian detained in Bulgaria for damaging a plaque to medieval Khan Asparuh

Bulgarian daily Trud reports that a Macedonian citizen was detained in the town of Levski after he overturned a plaque to the 7th century Khan Asparuh on Sunday evening. The paper reports that local citizens identified the person who, apparently under the influence, overturned the small monument. He...

Macedonia 06.10.20 | 11:45

Signs declaring the Macedonian kings as “belonging to the ancient Hellenic civilization” defaced overnight

Most of the signs placed yesterday that depict ancient Macedonian kings as part of the Hellenic civilization were defaced overnight. The signs were posted by the Government as part of the 2018 Zaev – Tsipras Prespa treaty, which specifically demands that Macedonia labels all historic figures claimed...

Macedonia 05.10.20 | 15:14

Zaev’s regime posts signs stating that Macedonian kings belong to the “ancient Hellenic history and civilization”

Over the weekend the Zaev regime posted signs on a number of monuments in downtown Skopje, and in other cities, that declare them part of the “Hellenic history and civilization”. Such signs are now seen on the monuments to ancient Macedonian kings such as Philip V (named Philippos in the...

Macedonia 19.06.20 | 12:08

Monument in opposition to the Prespa treaty erected in Drama

A Greek association from Drama and members of the Greek diaspora erected a monument in opposition to the Prespa treaty, which forcibly renamed Macedonia and began a process of redefining the Macedonian national identity. The treaty was rejected at a referendum in Macedonia, but is being implemented none...

Macedonia 06.05.20 | 20:11

After public outrage, VMRO youth activists cleaned Goce Delcev’s monument

A group of VMRO-DPMNE activists from the party’s youth wing cleaned up the monument to legendary VMRO leader Goce Delcev in Skopje’s central park. The sight of the heavily graffiti covered monument during the honoring of Delcev’s death two days ago sparked public outrage. Many citizens...