Monthly Archives: July 2022

Protest Against French Proposal at Same Time with Parliamentary Session

A greater group of citizens staged on Thursday another protest against the French proposal. The protest started in front of the Parliament in Skopje around noon, parallel with the parliamentary session over the French proposal, at which European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen addressed the MPs. During the protest, the protesters addressed messages at the MPs to not accept ...

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MEP Dzhambazki with New Provocations Against North Macedonia

Bulgarian MEP Angel Dzhambazki addressed new provocations at North Macedonia on Thursday. Dzhambazki updated his profile pictures on all social media outlets with photographs which include maps of Bulgaria with the entire territory of North Macedonia annexed to it, with a text “Macedonia will not surrender, the struggle continues”. Few days ago, Dzhambazki addressed comments at Foreign Affairs Minister Bujar ...

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Road Conditions 15.07.2022

Dry road conditions are reported across the country, with increased traffic outside urban areas. No delays are reported at border crossings. A ban for heavy cargo vehicles over 7.5 tons on the weekends enters into force as of July 1 through Sept. 1 on the A2 highway, section Skopje-Ohrid-Skopje. The ban is introduced over the summer so as to avoid ...

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Von der Leyen to Meet State Officials and Then Attend Parliament Session

President of the European Commission Ursula von der Leyen is expected to arrive in Skopje on Thursday before 11:00 a.m. Von der Leyen will hold meetings with President Stevo Pendarovski, Prime Minister Dimitar Kovacevski and Parliament Speaker Talat Xhaferi, after which she will attend and address the parliamentary session scheduled for 01:00 p.m. at which the MPs will discuss the ...

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Kovacevski: French Proposal Protects Macedonian Language

Prime Minister Dimitar Kovacevski said in an interview for MIA that the latest French proposal for lifting of the Bulgarian veto over the start of the EU integration of North Macedonia completely protects the Macedonian language. “We shall start the EU accession talks with clear and intact Macedonian language, without additional explanations or footnotes. The unilateral statements by official Sofia ...

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Osmani: We Will Publish Protocol with Bulgaria Before We Sign It

Minister of Foreign Affairs Bujar Osmani stated that the protocol from the meetings between the foreign ministries of North Macedonia and Bulgaria will be revealed to the public before it is signed. “I promise that the protocol will be presented to the public promptly, and then we will resort to its signing. I can tell you that official Sofia is ...

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10th Protest Against French Proposal in Skopje

Hundreds of citizens gathered for another protest against the French proposal in Skopje. The protest, like in the days before, started in front of the government, from where the protesters marched towards the Parliament, where they once again addressed appeals for the government to not accept the French proposal which is to lift the Bulgarian veto for accession of North ...

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Telephone Numbers of SDSM MPs Published on Twitter

A list of the telephone numbers of all MPs from the ruling alliance headed by SDSM has been published recently on Twitter, with a message “Tell them to not betray their people”. SDSM MP Darko Kaevski confirmed that many of the MPs from SDSM, LDP, DOM and Democratic Union have been harassed in the small hours by phone calls from ...

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Road Conditions 14.07.2022

Dry road conditions are reported across the country, with increased traffic outside urban areas. No delays are reported at border crossings. The MAKEDONIJAPAT PE calls for careful driving and adjustment of the speed to the conditions of the road. The MAKEDONIJAPAT PE’s on-call teams are constantly on- site and keep all roads passable.

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