Tag: protest
Macedonia 12.04.21 | 10:31

Event organizers announce daily protests in front of the Government building

Event organizers announced they will hold protests in front of the Government building each day for three hours starting today at noon, to demand compensation for their lost work. Organizers of conferences, seminars and events are struggling after almost all such events were banned under the coronavirus...

Macedonia 10.04.21 | 15:35

Protesters call on Healthcare Minister Filipce to resign for his corruption and exceptionally bad results in fighting the epidemic

Macedonia has among the worst death rates of the coronavirus as result of the corruption of the Government, whose officials were chasing after kickbacks from the vaccine procurement instead of working to get the vaccines available as soon as possible, said Sergej Popov, president of the VMRO-DPMNE youth...

Macedonia 10.04.21 | 11:51

LIVE: Protest in front of the Healthcare Ministry

A protest rally is taking place in front of the Healthcare Ministry.  Called by the VMRO-DPMNE party, protesters are demanding accountability from Healthcare Minister Venko Filipce. Filipce was caught trying to insert a shell company from American Samoa in the procurement of vaccines from Sinopharm,...

Macedonia 09.04.21 | 15:35

Albanian protesters demand the release of the killers of Nikola Sazdovski – Sazdo

Hundreds of Albanian protesters marched to the main Skopje courthouse today to demand the release of the three murderers of ethnic Macedonian Nikola Sazdovski – Sazdo (20) in 2018. Two of the killers in the ethnically charged murder, Besir Belja and Skender Demiri, are sentenced to 16 years in...

Macedonia 08.04.21 | 18:04

Protest on Saturday: People die, Filipce and Zaev ride motorcycles and take helicopter rides instead of procuring vaccines

Thirty-five people died today, on the day we had 51 funerals due to the coronavirus. 86 people died in two days. These people would not have died if Zoran Zaev and Venko Filipce had provided vaccines instead of riding motorcycles and taking helicopter rides. The commissions for vaccines were more important...

Macedonia 08.04.21 | 10:28

Albanian groups plan protest in support of the killers of Nikola Sazdovski – Sazdo

Families of the three ethnic Albanian football hooligans who beat a young Macedonian to death in 2018 will protest on Friday for their release. Jeton Luza, Besir Belja and Skender Demiri were charged in the killing of Nikola Sazdovski – Sazdo (20), who was fan of the Macedonian Vardar club. The...

Macedonia 03.04.21 | 17:43

Health, not commissions: VMRO:DPMNE demands Filipce’s resignation at Saturday’s protest

‘”Health, not commissions”, “Filipce’s resignation”, “Ministry of Commissions”, read some of the banners at the VMRO DPMNE protest in front of the Ministry of Health. Protesters observed a minute of silence in honor of the lost lives due to Covid-19, after...

Macedonia 03.04.21 | 11:54

LIVE STREAM: Protest “Health, Not Commission!” in front of Health Ministry building, resignations are demanded

VMRO-DPMNE’s City Committee Skopje is staging Saturday a protest under the motto “Health, Not Commission” in front of the Health Ministry building, demanding responsibility and resignations from the authorities. Live Stream:  

Macedonia 03.04.21 | 09:49

Filipce’s resignation to be demanded at today’s protest in front of the Health Ministry building

The resignation of the Minister of Health Venko Filipce will be demanded today with a protest starting at 11:30 am in front of the ministry building. 3,800 Covid-19 deaths and over 130,000 infections since the beginning of the pandemic. About thirty people die every day, and another 1,500 get infected,...

Macedonia 02.04.21 | 17:05

Albanian protesters chanted nationalist slogans while demanding release of the Islamists who carried out the Good Friday massacre

Hundreds of ethnic Albanian protesters chanted nationalist slogans and threats aimed at officials of Zaev’s judiciary during a protest today against the sentencing of the group of Islamists who carried out the 2012 Good Friday massacre. The protests started in Skopje’s Cair district, after the Friday...

Macedonia 25.03.21 | 14:27

Another Albanian protest over the 2012 Good Friday massacre sentencing planned for tomorrow

Albanian organizations plan another protest against the sentencing of the group of islamists who carried out the 2012 Good Friday massacre. The protest begins in Skopje’s Cair district at 13:30h, after the Friday prayers. The crowd will march toward the courthouse and then the Government. Police...

Macedonia 23.03.21 | 20:33

VMRO-DPMNE to stage protest in front of Health Ministry on Saturday: Health, not commissions!

VMRO-DPMNE will stage a protest on Saturday at 11:30h in front of the Health Ministry building. 3,500 died as a result of the coronavirus. Vaccine provisions through shell companies, and there are no vaccines. Evidence that patients are dying and there is no oxygen. Hospitals cannot meet the needs of...

Macedonia 21.03.21 | 17:44

Pandov: We will not accept prisons to be full of patriots, and corrupt criminals to travel to Mexico and Dubai

At Sunday’s protest in front of the Stip prison, the president of VMRO-DPMNE’s Patriotic Institute, Aleksandar Pandov, said that the defenders of the country’s Constitution that are wrongfully imprisoned by the Zaev regime are not forgotten. Not only are they not forgotten, for us present...

Macedonia 21.03.21 | 10:26

VMRO-DPMNE’s Patriotic Institute and Youth Forces Union to stage protest under the motto “Gathering for Freedom”

The Patriotic Institute and the Youth Forces Union of VMRO-DPMNE will stage Sunday a protest under the motto “Gathering for Freedom”. The protest will take place at 12:00 o’clock outside the Stip prison. Peaceful “Gathering for Freedom” to be held Sunday in front of the...

Macedonia 16.03.21 | 15:48

VMRO-DPMNE’s Union of Women to stage protest in front of Health Ministry: We are all Jildiz – Impunity means approval

The Union of Women of VMRO-DPMNE announced that it stage a protest in front of the Ministry of Health on Saturday, March 20, at 11 am in order to support the mother Jildiz Veapovska, who had three organs removed during a C-section. We call on you to raise your voice against the injustices at a protest...

Macedonia 02.03.21 | 18:25

Prosecutors ask that three Albanian protesters are detained after attacking police officers and injuring a journalist on Friday

Prosecutors have requested the court to order detention for three of the protesters who charged police officer lines during the large Albanian protests on Friday. The protests were held against the sentencing of a group of Albanian islamists who carried out the 2012 Good Friday massacre, kiling four...

Macedonia 01.03.21 | 15:18

Event industry stages protest, calls on government for financial support

The representatives of companies from event industry have gathered on Monday in front of government’s building to mark one-year since standstill due to introduction of ban on holding public events to reduce the spread of COVID-19. They gathered in front of the government’s building to express...

Macedonia 01.03.21 | 14:23

Young police officers were sent to the violent protest over the “Monster” case without adequate protective equipment

Eleven police officers were injured in Friday’s protests over the “Monster” case verdict. Although riots were expected, as in previous such protests, and although a strong police presence was noticed, a large number of young police officers could be seen in the frontlines of the police...

Macedonia 26.02.21 | 17:18

Protest against “Monster” trial verdict ends

Protesters have retreated after clashing with police in Skopje’s Bit Pazar, which cut their march short so as to prevent incidents, although originally they were supposed to march from Chair municipality, pass in front of the court houses before arriving outside the government to speak to members of...

Macedonia 26.02.21 | 15:47

Journalists attacked, broken windows, shots fired – chaos during the Albanian protests in Skopje

Tensios remain high in downtown Skopje, where several thousand ethnic Albanian protesters clashed with the police today. Protesters were demanding that the sentences of the group of Albanian islamists who carried out the 2012 Good Friday massacre, killing four Macedonian boys an done man, are revoked...

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