Tag: victims
Macedonia 29.11.21 | 20:44

Bodies of bus accident victims to be flown to Skopje on Thursday

The bodies of the Macedonian nationals who died in the tragic bus accident in Bulgaria will be handed over to their families on Thursday or Friday at the latest, Minister of Foreign Affairs Bujar Osmani said on Monday. The Bulgarian Government accepted our request for the transfer from Sofia to Skopje...

Macedonia 25.11.21 | 13:44

Sarafov: Victims died of suffocation, human error underlying cause of accident

Autopsy results show that all victims died of suffocation, not the crash itself. This means they were alive when the bus had caught fire. Final analysis will give a final assessment of the causes of the accident, but the underlying root cause at this point is human error, Bulgarian Deputy Chief Prosecutor...

Macedonia 23.11.21 | 10:09

“Besa Trans” company has no comment yet, relatives of the bus fire victims gather in front of its Skopje office

“Besa Trans”, the company that owns the bus that caught fire at the Struma motorway in Bulgaria, is registered in Kyustendil, Bulgarian media report after checking the country’s trade register. The travel agency “Besa Trans” has been operating since 2011, and since 2019 its...

Macedonia 20.09.21 | 17:38

Aziri: According to a protector of crime like Zaev, the Tetovo fire victims are a banal thing

Fourteen citizens of Tetovo were burned alive, and Zoran Zaev says this is a banal thing! Why does he not accept the resignations? This confirms that his and Venko Filipce’s positions are more important than any other kind of motive!, Elmi Aziri, MP of the opposition Alliance for Albanians reacted...

Macedonia 04.11.20 | 17:13

Austrian police confirms that a 21-year-old Macedonian national was among Vienna attack victims

Two foreign nationals – a Macedonian and a German – are among the victims of Monday’s terrorist attack in downtown Vienna, says the Austrian police. According to police, the victims of the attack were a 39-year-old Austrian man, a 44-year-old Austrian woman, a 21-year-old Macedonian...

Macedonia 14.02.19 | 15:10

US flag flown at half-mast in tribute to bus crash victims

The US flag in front of the US Embassy in Skopje today and tomorrow will be flown half-mast to pay tribute to the victims in Wednesday’s bus accident at Skopje-Tetovo highway. The US Embassy expressed heartfelt condolences to the families of the victims and wished for a full recovery of the injured.

Macedonia 14.02.19 | 09:35

Rama: We are spiritually alongside the families of bus victims

Albanian Prime Minister Edi Rama has extended his condolences to the families of the victims from the fatal bus crash and wished the injured a speedy recovery. “I am saddened by the tragic bus accident in the neighboring country of North Macedonia, where the number of victims and injured shocked...