Monthly Archives: July 2020

Zakharova: Claims of Russian Involvement in Macedonian Election Absurd

The Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs rebuffed and qualified as absurd the claims by certain media that there was Russian interference in the process of the 2020 parliamentary election in Macedonia that took place on1 5 July. “Suspicions and accusations against Russia are unclear and purposely vague, and at the same time direct Western pressure on the citizens of North ...

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President Pendarovski in Video-Meeting with EU Representative Lajcak

The Office of the President of Macedonia Stevo Pendarovski informs that he held a video-meeting on Friday with EU Special Representative for the Belgrade-Pristina Dialogue and Other Western Balkan Issues Miroslav Lajcak. According to the press release of the Office of the President of Macedonia, the interlocutors discussed current political affairs in the Western Balkans, including the 2020 parliamentary election ...

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COVID-19 Weekend Statistics: 418 New Cases, 15 Deaths, 282 Cured Patients

The Health Ministry registered over the past weekend a total number of 418 new cases of COVID-19 in the country, 129 on Friday, 137 on Saturday and 152 on Sunday. Majority of the new cases are registered in Skopje, as well as Stip. From the health ministry report of 6 COVID-19-related deaths on Friday, 9 on Saturday and no deaths ...

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Road Conditions, 27.07.2020

Good driving conditions are reported throughout the country on predominantly dry roads. Certain roadways passing through valleys and canyons can be susceptible to light rockslides, such as Kocani – Makedonska Kamenica – Delcevo, Vinica – Berovo, Gostivar – Straza, Mavrovo – Debar – Struga, Demir Kapija – Udovo, Katlanovo – Veles, Krusevo – Demir Hisar, and Resen – Bukovo. Motorists ...

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Administrative Court Rejects All Lawsuits Filed by Levica

The Administrative Court of Macedonia (ACM) has rejected all 101 lawsuits filed by the political party Levica in relation to the 2020 parliamentary election. Levica, as well as other political parties, filed lawsuits to ACM after the complaints they filed to the State Electoral Commission (SEC) for recount of the votes cast in the parliamentary election were all rejected. Previously ...

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Nikolovski: Option for Broader Alliance Out of Question

SDSM Sec Gen Ljupco Nikolovski informed on Thursday that SDSM would only agree upon a government headed by SDSM leader Zoran Zaev as PM. “The deadlines for formation of a new government are not expired yet. However, we do not intend to enter a so-called broader alliance as a result of the narrow difference between the ruling party and the ...

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New Hearing over International Alliance Case Held

The trial over International Alliance case proceeded on Thursday, after it was postponed on Tuesday due to health complications of one of the defendants. At the hearing, defendant and president of the NGO International Alliance Bojan Jovanovski presented his defence for the case, stating that Other people who were part of the NGO International Association also signed contracts in addition ...

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123 New COVID-19 Cases and 3 Deaths in Past 24 Hours

The Health Ministry informed on Thursday that after running 1,312 COVID-19 tests in the past 24 hours, new 123 cases of COVID-19 were registered. Of the new cases, 54 are registered in Skopje, 18 in Stip, 16 in Gostivar, 6 in Struga, 5 in Kumanovo and Tetovo, 4 in Debar and Kicevo, 3 in Ohrid, 2 in Bitola and Sveti ...

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Road Conditions, 24.07.2020

Good driving conditions are reported throughout the country on predominantly dry roads. Certain roadways passing through valleys and canyons can be susceptible to light rockslides, such as Kocani – Makedonska Kamenica – Delcevo, Vinica – Berovo, Gostivar – Straza, Mavrovo – Debar – Struga, Demir Kapija – Udovo, Katlanovo – Veles, Krusevo – Demir Hisar, and Resen – Bukovo. Motorists ...

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Administrative Court Rejects Lawsuits of Alliance for Albanians, Integra

The Administrative Court of Macedonia (ACM) rejected on Wednesday all 75 lawsuits filed by the Alliance for Albanians related to the 2020 parliamentary election. ACM also rejected the lawsuit filed by the political party Integra. Political parties whose complaints about the parliamentary election were rejected by the State Election Commission (SEC) can file lawsuits about the same to ACM no ...

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