Bulgarian Foreign Minister Ekaterina Zaharieva on Thursday told Bulgaria’s BTV that her country won’t yield to the pressure from North Macedonia. She confirmed that she discussed organizing the coming intergovernmental conference with Osmani yesterday, adding that its date should be unveiled by the two countries. “The EU doesn’t function like Yugoslavia,...
Parliament Speaker Talat Xhaferi on Thursday proposed three possible dates for holding local elections in North Macedonia – October 3, 10 and 17. He is obliged to schedule the election ninety days ahead of voting day, i.e. by August 1, at the latest, depending on the date political parties agree...
Former secret police chief Sasho Mijalkov, who has been unavailable to law enforcement for a couple of days, appeared in front of the Public Prosecutor’s Office for organized crime on Tuesday “to pick up the house arrest order”. Mijalkov claims he did not escape but was in isolation due to...
It is clear that there is an agreement, we paid a very expensive ticket for the circus they serve us, said VMRO-DPMNE Hristijan Mickoski leader at a press conference. “This is nothing but circus. They made a circus out of the state. Zaev, it’s enough, Mickoski said, pointing out that...
The action plan is 99% complete, which gives us hope of holding an intergovernmental conference in the next few weeks to create suitable atmosphere before talks, which our PM hopes will happen in March or June, following the formation of the new Bulgarian government, Vlado Buchkovski, the government’s Special...
Sasho Mijalkov was not at home with high fever, but fled to Belgrade, reports MKD.mk. MKD.mk reports that Mijalkov actually fled Macedonia on Sunday and made it to Belgrade, while negotiating his return with Zoran Zaev. Mijalkov faces a sentencing over the "Target-Fortress" wiretapping case. According to MKD.mk, he negotiated with...
There is no justice in Macedonia because we are dealing with a mafia, says the opposition VMRO-DPMNE leader HristijanMickoski on Tuesday’s press conference after yesterday's escape of former director of UBK SashoMijalkov. "Today, criminals and the authorities are the same thing, there is no difference. Who has been responsible for...
I will stress - in order to feel responsible, you should make a deliberate omission in these directions that have been given, said Interior Minister Oliver Spasovskiat Tuesday’s press conference. The Minister adds that according to the chronology of events, the Ministry of Interior acted immediately from the moment of...
Prosecutor VilmaRuskoska ruled out the possibility that the information about the detention of former director of the Security and Counterintelligence Directorate (UBK) SasoMijalkov leaked from the Prosecutor’s Office. "There is no such possibility, because the first information I sent to the Ministry of Interior I wrote in my office in...
Professor Dr. ZoranGuchev estimates that it was necessary to provide vaccines for the people on time and that it is shameful for Macedonia that has a government that has the opportunity, money and time to procure luxurious official vehicles, while there is no capacity to procure vaccines for its...