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Macedonia 08.05.21 | 14:30

Misajlovski: In May 2021, there is no Clinical Center or anything – SDSM is lying

VMRO-DPMNE Vice President Vlado Misajlovski listed SDSM’s promises for the construction of the Clinical Center in a chronological order. The promises started in April 2017, and as Misajlovski writes, now in May 2021, there is no Clinical Center or anything. APRIL 2017 – SDSM: Clinical Center...

Macedonia 07.05.21 | 17:33

I don’t ask for mercy and amnesty, I ask for justice for April 27 defendants, said Mickoski after the meeting with Pendarovski

I do not ask for mercy and amnesty, I ask for justice for the April 27 defendants, said Hristijan Mickoski, the leader of VMRO DPMNE, after Friday’s meeting with Macedonian President Stevo Pendarovski. In a statement after the meeting, Mickoski said that they discussed the political and economic...

Macedonia 07.05.21 | 15:25

LIVE: Statements after the Mickoski – Pendarovski meeting

VMRO-DPMNE leader Hristijan Mickoski and President Stevo Pendarovski are expected to address the public after their meeting today.  The topic of discussion is the April 27th trial, in which 16 defendants were sentenced to lengthy prison terms for the 2017 incident in the Parliament. Both Mickoski and...

News 07.05.21 | 13:57

VMRO: Anti-Corruption Commission is trying to downplay the Sinopharm vaccine scandal

VMRO-DPMNE official Mile Levkov accused the DKSK Anti-Corruption Agency of trying to help the ruling SDSM party cover up its major vaccine scandal that greatly delayed procurement of Chinese vaccines. VMRO presented evidence that an 7.8 million USD advance payment was made to a shell company, whose inclusion...

Macedonia 06.05.21 | 15:04

Corruption watchdog confirms that Zaev and Filipce paid 7.8 million USD to a shell company in a failed vaccine scheme

The Anti-Corruption Commission (DKSK) confirmed reports from VMRO-DPMNE leader Hristijan Mickoski that the Healthcare Ministry paid 7.8 million USD to a shell company for the purchase of vaccines. The attempt to use a company that is clearly unqualified for the job prompted the Chinese side to pull out...

Macedonia 06.05.21 | 13:10

Constitutional Court will review the way in which the 2020 public prosecutor’s law was adopted

The Constitutional Court agreed to review the 2020 public prosecutors’ law, which was adopted after brutal violation of Parliament norms – initially the Parliament did not approve the law with enough votes, but the representatives were ordered to vote again. Parliament rules state that the...

Macedonia 06.05.21 | 09:40

Citizens won’t be allowed to choose their vaccine

Healthcare Minister Venko Filipce dismissed the option of having citizens choose the coronavirus vaccine they will receive. This was raised as one possibility to improve interest in vaccination, amid reports that only about half of those who registered want to actually take the vaccine. So far we will...

Macedonia 05.05.21 | 17:16

VMRO-DPMNE to hand over the cases of “Silegov’s firefighting ladder truck” and “Filipce’s Chinese vaccines” to the Prosecutor’s Office and the Anti-Corruption Commission

The leader of VMRO-DPMNE announced that they will hand over the documents from the cases in relation to the procurement of firefighting ladder truck by the City of Skopje and the procurement of Chinese vaccines through an intermediary company from Hong Kong. However, he notes that they have no expectations...

Macedonia 05.05.21 | 13:19

Chinese vaccine scandal: Document proves that a shell company was paid 7.8 million USD

VMRO-DPMNE presented a document today proving that the Healthcare Ministry made a payment of 7.8 million USD to a shell company registered in American Samoa, ostensibly for purchasing Sinopharm vaccines from China. The company – Stabri – was set up in 2017, shortly after Zaev grabbed power...

Macedonia 04.05.21 | 17:51

Mickoski meets Edtstadler, Minister for the EU and the Constitution at the Austrian Chancellery

VMRO-DPMNE leader, Hristijan Mickoski, together with the Vice President of the party Aleksandar Nikoloski and Secretary for International Cooperation Timco Mucunski met Tuesday with Karoline Edtstadler, Minister for the EU and the Constitution at the Austrian Chancellery. At the meeting, Mickoski affirmed...

Macedonia 04.05.21 | 11:19

Zaev and Pendarovski did not come to pay their respects to Goce Delcev

Neither Zaev not President Pendarovski appeared at the Goce Delcev memorial in Skopje, on the 118th anniversary of his death. Both sent officials from their cabinets to the St. Spas church, where Delcev is buried, to represent them. It is common with the Zaev regime that its officials avoid honoring...

Macedonia 03.05.21 | 10:05

With the arrival of Sinopharm vaccines, plans are being made to increase rate of inoculations to between 10,000 and 15,000 per day

With the arrival of 200,000 doses of the Sinopharm vaccine, after months of delay due to apparent corruption in the Macedonian Healthcare Ministry, plans are being made to greatly increase the number of vaccinations. Macedonia lags badly behind most other countries in the region, and has only about 60,000...

Macedonia 03.05.21 | 09:20

Fire near Galicnik put under control, locals had to tow the broken down fire engine into position

The forest fire that threatened the village of Galicnik has been put under control, local authorities said. The fire broke out near the historic village and attempts to put it out were complicated by the strong wind, that prevented helicopters from intervening, but also by the dilapidated state of firefighting...

Macedonia 02.05.21 | 19:45

Strong forest fire threatens the village of Galicnik

A strong forest fire is raging near Galicnik, endangering the historic village. An army helicopter was dispatched to help, but could not arrive due to the strong winds, and it was left to ground teams to protect the village. Tourists had to be evacuated from the Neda hotel, which was at one point in...

Macedonia 02.05.21 | 13:00

Over 1,100 patients hospitalized with Covid-19

The Healthcare Ministry informs that a little over 1,100 patients are currently hospitalized with Covid-19. There are 740 spare beds in the public healthcare system. Of them, 465 are cared for in the clinics in the capital Skopje, which usually treat the more serious cases. General hospitals across the...

Macedonia 01.05.21 | 12:04

The president, the opposition and Ahmeti believe that no terrorism was committed on April 27, retrial is demanded

The President of the Patriotic Institute of VMRO-DPMNE Aleksandar Pandov emphasized that several senior officials agree that the events of April 27 are not terrorism and that the defenders of the Constitution deserve to get retrial. The leader of VMRO, Hristijan Mickoski, plus the leaders of all opposition...

Macedonia 30.04.21 | 14:58

Mickoski: I can show you 20 tapes where people are plotting about me, should we entertain the Macedonian public with that too?

The leader of VMRO-DPMNE, Hristijan Mickoski, said in Thursday’s interview with MRTV that he doesn’t consider himself an accomplice in the process that culminated on April 27. According to him, Macedonia is the only NATO country and candidate for EU membership with 35 people charged with...

Macedonia 29.04.21 | 18:40

Mickoski: VMRO will oppose having the most corrupt Government in Europe spend half a billion EUR for a new clinic

VMRO-DPMNE President Hristijan Mickoski said that the party will resist the plan by the Zaev Government to build a new clinic near Skopje worth over half a billion EUR. According to Mickoski, the project will be a corrupt boondoggle. There is no submitted project for the new clinic, there is a feasibility...

Macedonia 29.04.21 | 13:05

Nikoloski: Are the digitalization reforms Carovska’s deal with Croatia, which will cost tens of millions a year?

Let me ask Mila Carovska if the digitalization reforms are for lucrative purposes. Carovska cannot wake up one morning and get a call from Croatia and get one or two lucrative offers from there and say I will push for digitalization. I publicly ask her if the motives behind the so-called education reform...

Macedonia 28.04.21 | 10:52

Digital textbooks bill returned to Parliament, will the “European flag” procedure be used to pass it quickly?

The bill on textbooks has been returned to the Parliament. After the government “finalized” it, it was submitted again in Parliament, where first it will be discussed by the competent committee and then at a session. But what remains is the dilemma whether the government will be using the...

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