Monthly Archives: November 2020

1,192 New Cases of COVID-19, 22 Deceased in Past 24 Hours

The Ministry of Health informs that in the last 24 hours 3,211 tests have been performed, and 1,192 new cases of COVID-19 have been registered. The total number of diagnosed in the country since the beginning of the epidemic is 35,097, the number of recovered patients is 22,024, the number of dead is 1071, and currently the number of active ...

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Merkel and Borissov Discuss Macedonian and Bulgarian Positions

Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borissov held a video conference with German Chancellor Angela Merkel, discussing Macedonia and Bulgaria’s attempts to reconcile positions on misunderstandings. Borissov informed about the conversation with Merkel on his Facebook profile. “I thanked her for her personal commitment and that of the German presidency for searching formulas to enable the start of Macedonia’s EU membership negotiations. ...

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Zaharieva: Progress is Insufficient in Order to Approve Negotiations Framework

After meeting held in Berlin between Bulgarian Foreign Minister Ekaterina Zaharieva and Macedonian counterparts Nikola Dimitrov and Bujar Osmani, mediated by the first German diplomats Ministers Heiko Maas and Michael Roth, Zaharieva stated that there is progress in the open issues, but that Sofia is still not ready to say “yes” to Macedonia. “So far, however, even after five hours ...

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Osmani Meets Voutsas on the Occasion of the Unfortunate Events in Vienna

Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Macedonia, Bujar Osmani, met with George Voutsas, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Austria to the Republic of Macedonia, after the recent tragic events in Vienna. At the meeting, Minister Osmani conveyed the support of the Republic of Macedonia in dealing with the act of terrorism, expressing condolences to the ...

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Pendarovski Expresses Condolence to Austrian President Van der Bellen

President Stevo Pendarovski had a telephone conversation with the Austrian President Alexander Van der Bellen. President Pendarovski strongly condemned Monday night’s terrorist attack in central Vienna and expressed regret for the lives lost in this violent act. In the conversation, President Pendarovski sent deep condolences to the citizens of Austria, as well as to the families of the victims and ...

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913 New Cases of COVID-19 and 24 Deceased in Past 24 Hours

The Ministry of Health informs that in the last 24 hours 2,731 tests have been performed, and 913 new cases of COVID-19 have been registered. The total number of diagnosed in the country since the beginning of the epidemic is 33,908, the number of recovered patients is 21,665, the number of dead is 1049, and currently the number of active ...

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Latest COVID-19 Situation in Country

The Health Ministry informed that Monday had 565 registered new COVID-19 cases out of 1,325 tested, and 21 persons infected with the virus passed away during the day. During the same period 737 violations have been registered for not wearing protective equipment in public. The application of quick tests at the “Gjorce Petrov” Clinic began and all appointments have been ...

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Stoltenberg: NATO Continues with COVID-19 Support

NATO and allied forces continue to support the civilian response to the COVID-19 pandemic. After Macedonia and the Czech Republic, Albania and Montenegro are receiving ventilators and medical supplies, NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg announced on his Twitter account. “#NATO and Allied militaries continue to support the civilian response to the #COVID-19 pandemic. The Czech Republic, Albania and Montenegro are ...

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Road Conditions 03.11.2020

Dry road conditions are reported throughout the country. There is moderate traffic outside urban areas. No delays are reported on border crossings. Landslides are possible along the routes of Katlanovo-Veles, Mavrovo-DebarStruga, Vinica-Berovo and Kochani-Delchevo. Motorists are advised to drive carefully, adjust their speed to weather conditions and follow traffic rules, signs and signals.

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Vucic, Rama and Zaev Agree on Regional Cooperation Initiative

The leaders of Serbia, Albania and Macedonia – President Aleksandar Vucic, Prime Ministers Edi Rama and Zoran Zaev held a meeting through a conference call to renew the regional cooperation initiative launched last year. The activities of the regional cooperation initiative were postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic and the elections in Macedonia and Serbia, and the three leaders agreed ...

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