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Macedonia 26.02.21 | 09:32

Mickoski: Mijalkov fled to Belgrade, but had to return after pressure was put on Zaev

Saso Mijalkov was allowed to flee Macedonia and he got to Belgrade, only to be forced to return under pressure, said VMRO-DPMNE President Hristijan Mickoski in a radio interview. He referred to the scandalous events of the past few days as a circus organized by the Zaev regime and Mijalkov, which deeply...

Macedonia 25.02.21 | 15:49

Mickoski: Government mismanagement led us to 3,000 deaths and 100,000 infections

During a meeting with doctors who work in Covid-19 centers, VMRO-DPMNE President Hristijan Mickoski condemned the Government’s handling of the crisis. “The Government accused the opposition of spreading fake news early in the epidemic, that we don’t know what we are talking about, but...

Macedonia 25.02.21 | 09:48

Lot of movement in the dispute with Bulgaria, but little is being shared with the public

While the Macedonian public was breathlessly watching the Saso Mijalkov drama, a lot of activity seems to be going on in the relations with Bulgaria. Several high level visits were exchanged in a week, the latest being the trip of Foreign Minister Bujar Osmani to Sofia. Zaev’s envoy to Bulgaria...

Macedonia 24.02.21 | 18:26

I will defeat the whole criminal coalition, and then the prosecution will not serve detention orders, but the court, Mickoski responds to Spasovski

VMRO-DPMNE leader Hristijan Mickoski responded to the Minister of Interior Oliver Spasovski’s comment that the opposition’s thoughts are very childish, ie Mickoski is distancing himself from Mijalkov. No matter how much time you spend hurting me, if you spent half the time working, today...

Macedonia 24.02.21 | 15:50

Next act in the Mijalkov – Zaev drama – the sentencing on Friday

With Saso Mijalkov’s return to Macedonia and into house arrest, the next event in the saga is expected on Friday, when the Skopje court will render a verdict in the first instance. Mijalkov is accused of ordering massive abuse of the wiretapping system operated by the UBK security service which...

Macedonia 24.02.21 | 12:24

What just happened!?

Macedonians have been accustomed to crazy twists and turns in the political scene and serious security crises but even by the standards of the past six years, the past three days were a bit too much. Some chaos was anticipated as it became clear that the court will make a ruling in the large Target wiretapping...

Macedonia 23.02.21 | 20:38

Mickoski: This is a circus, and the citizens pay too much for the ticket

The leader of VMRO-DPMNE, Hristijan Mickoski, commented on the Mijalkov case, after he appeared before the public prosecutor’s office to be served with the house arrest order. This is nothing but circus. They made a circus out of the state. Zaev, it’s enough, Mickoski said, pointing out that...

Macedonia 23.02.21 | 13:23

Mickoski calls for Zaev’s resignation, a technical Government and early elections

VMRO-DPMNE President Hristijan Mickoski called on Zoran Zaev to resign as Prime Minister and that a technical Government is formed that will organize early general elections this fall, along with the municipal elections. The call comes after the scandalous escape of former security chief Saso Mijalkov,...

Macedonia 23.02.21 | 11:46

The islamists who carried out the Good Friday massacre sentenced to life in prison, again

The Skopje court today handed life sentences to the three ethnic Albanian islamists who carried out the 2012 Good Friday massacre, killing four Macedonian Christian boys and one man. The killers were originally sentenced in 2014, but the case was put on retrial after Zoran Zaev, as part of his Colored...

Macedonia 22.02.21 | 12:37

Zaev: We’ve had another escape

We’ve had another escape, Prime Minister Zoran Zaev said after it was revealed that the police can’t locate former state security chief Saso Mijalkov and order him to remain into house arrest. Zaev ignored media questions whether he intends to resign, or ask Government officials to resign,...

Macedonia 21.02.21 | 17:13

Mickoski: Our language is attacked, because the identity is attacked

I welcome the initiative to mark the International Mother Language Day, which in these current events is gaining a different and greater importance, especially due to the need to protect our Macedonian language, but also due to the fact that this year marks 100 years since the birth of the great Blaze...

Macedonia 21.02.21 | 13:43

Mickoski: Thousands of citizens of Macedonia put their signatures against Zaev’s falsifying census

VMRO-DPMNE leader Hristijan Mickoski informed on Facebook about the great interest of the citizens for giving a signature with which they will express their revolt for the upcoming census. He says that if Zaev has a little reason after such a large turnout, he will give up the intention for holding such...

Macedonia 20.02.21 | 18:33

Macedonia doesn’t want a falsifying census – 25 thousand signatures collected in a few hours

VMRO-DPMNE leader Hristijan Mickoski informed via Facebook that in a few hours at 300 locations in the country 25 thousand signatures were collected or two and a half times more than the required 10,000. VMRO-DPMNE and the people collected 25 thousand signatures in a few hours. Thanks to everyone who...

Macedonia 20.02.21 | 11:53

Campaign for collecting signatures to nullify the census law kicks off

Campaign for collecting signatures to nullify the census law kicks off today at 12 o’clock all over Macedonia. We call on the citizens to come out and sign. Put your signature for a real census!, said the leader of VMRO DPMNE, Hristijan Mickoski. Answering reporters’ question after Friday’s...

Macedonia 19.02.21 | 13:57

Mickoski was right: Zaev admitted that the ID cards were discussed with the Greek ambassador

The inclusion of nationality in ID cards was discussed with the Greek ambassador to Macedonia, but there was no warning from anyone, said Prime Minister Zoran Zaev, answering a reporter’s question whether there was a warning from a foreign diplomat. I do not have such a warning, nor any talk of...

Macedonia 18.02.21 | 22:27

Mickoski: The Zaev Government is on its last legs

During a visit to Veles, VMRO-DPMNE President Hristijan Mickoski announced that the Zaev Government is on its last legs. His comment comes after several days in which VMRO has announced it is close to gathering enough votes in the Parliament to bring down the Government, and an Alfa TV report this morning...

Macedonia 18.02.21 | 13:59

Zaev didn’t want to do it for the census, but now he urges the SEC to quickly start procedure for procurement of fingerprint devices for local elections

I urge the State Election Commission (SEC) to quickly initiate the procedure for procurement of fingerprint devices for the local elections, so that this legally embedded solution can be fulfilled, because it exists in the Law, said today the Prime Minister Zoran Zaev, answering a reporter’s question. We...

Macedonia 18.02.21 | 12:33

Future generations will be grateful to us, says Osmani about their approach to resolving the Sofia issue

We all in the region have crossed histories, interests and future and our position is that we should cooperate in the process of European integration and solve open issues in parallel, without one conditioning the other, said Foreign Minister Bujar Osmani in an interview with Belgrade-based “Politika”,...

Macedonia 17.02.21 | 13:06

It was citizenship, not ethnicity after all: Spasov from SDSM confirmed that Levica works for them

The former ambassador from the ranks of SDSM, Gjorgi Spasov has an almost identical position as the Levica party regarding the initiative of the government to include nationality in ID cards. Spasov notes that according to the Prespa Agreement, it is a matter of citizenship, not ethnicity or nationality. The...

Macedonia 17.02.21 | 10:59

Silegov to name streets in Skopje after the creators of Greater Albania

The mayor of Skopje Petre Silegov announced the renaming of streets in Skopje. Besides the village of Nivici, where the name change was signed, the League of Prizren will be also honored, which founded the idea of a Greater Albania. The list includes names of prominent personalities in the field of urban,...

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