SDSM Executive Board has determined its candidates for mayors for the upcoming local elections. The identified candidates as well as the other decisions from the EB session will be announced by the Secretary General and Head of the Election Headquarters Ljupcho Nikolovski at a press conference to be held at...
The United States is disappointed after North Macedonia wasn’t allowed to open negotiations for membership in the EU, US Ambassador Kate Byrnes said Monday. The US, she added, has been sending the message that the country is ready after having met all the necessary conditions to join the EU. “We remain...
The Skopje–Sofia issue can be resolved only with patient, quiet diplomacy, in an open dialogue between Sofia, Skopje, Brussels, and Ljubljana. Berlin, Paris, and Washington also have important roles. I am cautiously optimistic, because after two strong attempts, by both the German and Portuguese presidencies, I think it may...
Bulgaria’s Former Prime Minister and GERB leader BoykoBorissov tried to make fun of the statement of his political opponent SlaviTrifonov, saying that his party, unlike Trifonov’s There Is Such A People political party  is not only concerned with NASA and astronauts. "Imagine a Bulgarian and a North Macedonian being in...
Minister of Foreign Affairs Bujar Osmani has contacted his Turkish counterpart Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu who reassured that if necessary their Ministry will help the pullout of Macedonian nationals from Afghanistan. "Given that the Republic of Turkey has a wide diplomatic and logistical presence in Kabul, I asked for possible assistance if...
Serbian tourists who decided to spend their holidays in Greece through Macedonia encounter problems at the Macedonian border crossing. Namely, a certain Biljana warns via social media that she did not receive the announced toll card at the Macedonian border that was promised to them by the Macedonian Government. "It happens...
Bulgarian Minister of Health Stoicho Katsarov said Friday that Bulgaria is preparing to donate 51,000 doses of COVID-19 vaccines to the Republic of Macedonia. According to Katsarov, Bulgaria has donated 172,000 vaccine doses to Bhutan, another donation of 50,000 doses is provided to Bosnia and Herzegovina, 100,000 doses are in...
Kosovo Prime Minister Albin Kurti failed to provide a precise answer whether and when Pristina will extradite the accused Afrim Ismailovic и and Alil Demiri for the fivefold murders at Smilkovsko Lake on April 12, 2012. The Kosovo Prime Minister announced that he will seek international assistance for this particular...
Minister of Foreign Affairs Bujar Osmani informed today that he has formed a working group within the Ministry, whose task is to work on the accession of the Republic of Macedonia to the US Visa Waiver Program. The visa waiver process for our nationals to enter the United States is...