Tag: parliamentary elections 2020
Macedonia 15.07.20 | 23:48


Due to problems with the site, the State Election Commission is reporting the results of the processed votes via a video on YouTube:

Macedonia 15.07.20 | 23:27

Osmani declared DUI victory all over Tetovo

DUI spokesman Bujar Osmani at the second press conference after the voting listed several cities and municipalities where, according to him, the party won a convincing victory. On this occasion, I will list only the places where according to the received results we have a convincing victory. DUI is winning...

Macedonia 15.07.20 | 23:06

DUI is already celebrating in Cair with gunshots

In the Skopje municipality of Cair, DUI supporters are already massively celebrating the possible victory in this part of the capital. A video shared by Mayor Visar Ganiu on Facebook shows a mass gathering in which gunshots are heard in the background.

Macedonia 15.07.20 | 22:36

VMRO-DPMNE declares victory in Aerodrom, Gazi Baba, Kratovo, Sveti Nikole, Prilep…

We are winning in Gazi Baba by 2:1, Aerodrom 2:1, Ilinden, Kratovo, Krivogashtani by 2:1, we are winning in Ohrid and Prilep, we already have a serious lead, the same situation is in Radovis, Sveti Nikole and Butel we have a lead of 2:1, in Kisela Voda and Veles we are also winning. The renewal is coming,...

Macedonia 15.07.20 | 22:14

Osmani: Concept of Albanian prime minister greatly supported

DUI spokesman Bujar Osmani said the party was satisfied with election day. DUI is satisfied and we expect to win. As of tomorrow, we’ll start to wait for the negotiations over forming a new government to begin and we call on the other parties to unite, said Osmani.

Macedonia 15.07.20 | 22:07

VMRO-DPMNE leads in Skopje’s Aerodrom with 2:1

The initial results are starting to arrive from party headquarters. According to unofficial results, VMRO-DPMNE has convincing lead in Skopje’s Aerodrom municipality. The ratio VMRO-DPMNE – SDSM/Besa in this municipality is 2:1.

Macedonia 15.07.20 | 22:02

Zaev: I expect second term

SDSM leader and head of the list in the fourth electoral district, Zoran Zaev, cast his vote in Strumica. After the vote, Zaev said that he expected support from the citizens for a second four-year term. Citizens will decide who will protect public health, open and close EU negotiating chapters and more...

Macedonia 15.07.20 | 21:54

Afrim Gashi: Voters to decide who will lead the country in the next four years

Alternativa leader, Afrim Gashi cast his vote at a polling station in Skopje’s Cento neighborhood. After the vote, according to all Covid-19 protocols, he pointed out that he was convinced that all voters would be able to go to the polls safely. The risk of contracting the coronavirus while casting...

Macedonia 15.07.20 | 21:43

Siljanovska: People will make a wise decision as always in the most difficult moments in the history of Macedonia

From what I saw, I think that there was a guarantee of security, I think that the members of the Electoral Board, the observers were protected, distance was maintained in the corridors. What pleasantly surprised me was that the ballot box was almost full, I could barely cast my ballot, said Professor...

Macedonia 15.07.20 | 21:38

Spasovski: I expect the citizens today to confirm the path we all followed

Prime Minister and head of the “We Can” coalition’s candidate list in the second electoral district, Oliver Spasovski, cast his vote in Kumanovo. After the vote, he said the election day is of significant importance for the country, and that the government has managed to organize fair, democratic...

Macedonia 15.07.20 | 21:28

Culev: Today’s elections should be a holiday of democracy

Early parliamentary elections are being held throughout the country today. The Interim Minister of Interior Nake Culev cast his vote this morning at the Skopje primary school “Braka Miladinovci”. So far, according to the information I have, the elections are peaceful and without serious problems....

Macedonia 15.07.20 | 13:08

A mayor caught agitating in a Roma neighborhood in a municipality in the 3rd electoral district

A mayor of a municipality in the 3rd electoral district is actively agitating in the Roma neighborhood in the city. He goes from house to house and breaks the election silence. The photos available to “Repubika”, which are proof that the mayor is active on the ground today, will be published...

Macedonia 15.07.20 | 12:50

US Ambassador Byrnes: I am pleased to see citizens of this country take part in democratic process

I am pleased to see citizens of this country take part in the democratic process. Teams from US Embassy Skopje are joining the OSCE, civil society, and other international observers to observe elections, and I will be there alongside them, US Ambassador Kate Byrnes tweeted.

Macedonia 15.07.20 | 12:26

Highest voter turnout registered in Aerodrom by 11 am

199,495 citizens had exercised their voting rights by 11 am, or 11 percent of the total number of voters, the head of the State Election Commission, Oliver Derkovski, said at today’s press conference. Voter turnout in first electoral district is 13.7%, second – 9.60%, third – 13.08%, fourth...

Macedonia 15.07.20 | 12:09

Prosecutor’s Office: No election irregularities reported

No voting irregularities have been reported to Basic Public Prosecutor’s Offices, the commission for monitoring election irregularities or the e-mail address [email protected] since voting started, the Public Prosecutor’s Office of the Republic of Macedonia said in a press release Wednesday. Several...

Macedonia 15.07.20 | 11:11

SEC: Voter turnout 5.19% until 9 am

The voter turnout is 5.19% until 9 am according to the processed data from 2,326 polling stations where 94,167 voters exercised their voting rights, the spokesperson of the State Election Commission (SEC) Admir Shabani said at today’s press conference. Thus far, no voting irregularities have been reported...

Macedonia 15.07.20 | 11:06

MoI: No incidents reported at polling stations so far

No disorderly conduct has been reported at polling stations thus far, Interior Ministry spokesperson Toni Angelovski told MIA. According to our information, no disturbances of peace have been reported by 9:00 and voting activities are in order, Angelovski said.

Macedonia 15.07.20 | 10:46

MOST: Polling stations open, voting process safe, in line with health protocols

Civic association MOST told the first in a series of news conferences on Wednesday that all poling station where it has posted observers opened on time and no voting irregularities have been reported thus far. Voting is conduced safely, in line with health protocols. 900 MOST observers are monitoring...

Macedonia 15.07.20 | 09:59

Polling stations open on time, no incidents reported so far

Polling stations opened on time Wednesday morning and no incidents have been reported in the voting process thus far, the State Election Commission (SEC) has told MIA. Voting in 3,390 stations started at 7:00 and is set to end at 21:00. 1,814,613 voters are eligible to cast their ballots in six electoral...

Macedonia 15.07.20 | 09:48

Citizens can also pick up IDs today due to the election

The Ministry of Interior says their administrative departments across the country will issue IDs on Election Day (July 15), from 7am to 7 pm. The MoI says the objective is to enable citizens who have applied for an ID to exercise their right to vote.