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Macedonia Weekend Recap: Second Round Election Results, VMRO-DPMNE Denounces Elections, and Zaev Meets with American Jewish CommitteeDiego Delso, delso.photo, License CC-BY-SA

Macedonia Weekend Recap: Second Round Election Results, VMRO-DPMNE Denounces Elections, and Zaev Meets with American Jewish Committee

“According to preliminary results released tonight, the State Election Commission, candidates of SDSM won in 17 municipalities, VMRO-DPMNE in two municipalities, DUI in six municipalities, the Alliance of Albanians in three municipalities, Besa in one municipality, DPA in one municipality, and the candidate of a group of voters […]

95 Million € for Macedonian Municipalities…Wait, How Much?Exploring Macedonia

95 Million € for Macedonian Municipalities…Wait, How Much?

“SDSM Leader and Prime Minister Zoran Zaev said that municipalities will receive over 95 million euros ($112,380,250.00) by the end of 2020, according to the government program for balanced regional development at a rally in Kavadarci tonight. He noted that it would be money for capital investments, in […]

Whose Interests Come First For Macedonia in Kosovo UNESCO Bid?European Western Balkans

Whose Interests Come First For Macedonia in Kosovo UNESCO Bid?

“Macedonia will make a decision over Kosovo’s bid to join UNESCO, taking into consideration everyone’s interest, it was stated by Foreign Minister Nikola Dimitrov, speaking at a joint news conference Wednesday in Skopje, with his Kosovo counterpart Behgjet Pacolli. Dimitrov, as it is reported, explained that decision will […]

No Reruns in MAK First Round, Court Dismisses 23/24 VMRO ClaimsJetSettingFools

No Reruns in MAK First Round, Court Dismisses 23/24 VMRO Claims

“The State Election Commission (SEC) held a meeting tonight after receiving decisions on appeals from the administrative court and certified the final results of the first round of local elections for municipalities. There were complaints and claims made by parties. There will be no rerun of the vote […]

Moscow Macedonians Come Together for CultureS.Borisov/Shutterstock

Moscow Macedonians Come Together for Culture

The NGO MAcedonian Culture Centre in Moscow organises the Month of Culture of Macedonia in the Russian capital. The events are held in the premisis of the Library of Foreign Literature in Moscow. The programme is rich and diverse. The opening event was dedicated to the Macedonian theatre. […]

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Qatari’s Plan Investment in Ohrid

“Ohrid Mayor John Viana met with Sheikh Jassim bin Hamad al-Thani of Qatar, who is interested in investing in tourism in Ohrid. The Qataris were presented with several locations for building hotels in Ohrid. After this, the guest of Qatar visited several of the proposed locations and announced […]

Macedonia Celebrates IMRO FoundingVoA

Macedonia Celebrates IMRO Founding

 “Macedonia marks the Day of the Macedonian Revolution on October 23rd for the day when the Macedonian Internal Revolutionary Organization (IMRO) was founded in 1893 in Thessaloniki. A government delegation comprised of ministers Robert Algjozovski and Zoran Sapuric laid wreaths at the Goce Delcev monument in City Park […]

Arrests in Macedonian Wiretapping ScandalExploring Macedonia

Arrests in Macedonian Wiretapping Scandal

“Two Macedonian men appeared in a court in northern Greece Thursday after being arrested on an international warrant issued by their country on charges related to an illegal wiretapping scandal. Greek authorities said the two were arrested Wednesday at Thessaloniki airport and were found to be carrying forged […]

United Macedonia Diaspora Urges Trump to Act on NATO MembershipTwitter

United Macedonia Diaspora Urges Trump to Act on NATO Membership

“The United Macedonian Diaspora (UMD) sent a letter to US President Donald Trump prior to his scheduled meeting with the Greek Prime Minister at the White House, urging him to push Alexis Tsipras to unlock Macedonia’s well-deserved NATO membership. ‘Since the establishment of full diplomatic relations in 1995, […]

Russian-Macedonian Relations to Move Forwardsdsm.org

Russian-Macedonian Relations to Move Forward

“Macedonian Prime Minister Zoran Zaev met today with the Ambassador of the Russian Federation to the Republic of Macedonia, Oleg Shcherbak. Shcherbak gave support for for a vigorous policy to move Macedonia forward. They announced they were going to promote economic and cultural cooperations, government information services have […]