Tuesday, February 7, 2023
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 Venice Commission, in an opinion adopted today, calls on the authorities in Macedonia to review the Law on the Use of Languages ​​through consultations with all parties concerned, MIA reports from Strasbourg. According to a statement issued after today's meeting in Venice, Council of Europe legal experts point out...
Moscow will respond to North Macedonia’s expulsion of a Russian diplomat, the Russian Foreign Ministry said in a statement on Thursday. “We strongly condemn such baseless moves, which will definitely impact relations between Russia and North Macedonia. Retaliatory measures will follow,” the statement reads. The Ministry of Foreign Affairs has declared...
The international agency monitoring terrorism funding (FATF) said it had added seven new countries to its "gray list" due to failures in the fight against terrorist financing and money laundering. These countries include Albania, Barbados, Jamaica, Mauritius, Myanmar, Nicaragua and Uganda. These countries have been ordered to take a series of legal and other...
A total of 521,750 megawatt hours of electricity, 3,139 million standard cubic meters of natural gas, 436,990 tons of coal and 97,452 tons of oil products were consumed in the country in June of this year. As announced today by the State Statistics Office, 71.4 percent of the consumed electricity...
The Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel appointed former tourism minister Manuel Marrero as the island nation’s first prime minister in decades under a new constitution that seeks to decentralize the role once held by Fidel Castro. Marrero will be Cuba’s first prime minister since 1976, and will share leadership responsibilities with President Miguel Diaz-Canel. “It...
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky has confirmed that Russia has carried out missile attacks, BBC reports. Earlier, the media reported a number of explosions in Ukraine, which were presumed to be attacks by the Russian military. Zelensky noted that Russia had launched rocket attacks on Ukraine's infrastructure and border guards. He also called...
The coronavirus vaccine might be registered in Russia in August, said Director of the National Research Center for Epidemiology and Microbiology Alexander Gunzburg. "I believe by the end of the summer a vaccine will be registered. I would say so. In August, I hope that everything will go as planned and there...
Irredentist chants in the middle of Sofia and no one reacts. This should have been sanctioned by anyone tweeted by Mite Najdov: Bojan Marchikj, Bujar Osmani, Stevo Pendarovski and the Government of Macedonia. Local nationalist groups, who gathered for a protest in Sofia, were recorded chanting “Before and now, Macedonia...
The Committee of Ministers of the Council of Europe, in its decision on the implementation of the judgments in the cases OMO Ilinden and others against Bulgaria, expresses its deep concern that more than 15 years after the verdict for this group, the associations that aim to "win "recognition...