Verdict in Double Case Scheduled for 11 June

The verdict in the Double case has been scheduled for 11 June. Judge Olja Ristovska made the decision after Monday’s closing arguments of both prosecutors and the defence of the three remaining defendants in the case, Faruk Buti, Vesna Koleska, and Branislava Stipic. Prosecutor Spasenka Andonova said the three should be convicted, whereas the defence’s stand is that the defendants are not guilty. According to the Basic Public Prosecutor’s Office in Skopje, the passports would be issued from June 2017 to the end of 2020. 214 passports were issued to foreign citizens and one to a citizen of North Macedonia.