Monthly Archives: April 2024

Road Conditions 12.04.2024

Traffic on the state roads is ongoing in winter conditions, on dry roads. All road routes in the country are passable. Smaller landslides may occur on certain road routes that pass through gorges and cuts. JP Makedonijapat appeals for careful management of the vehicles, respect for the posted traffic signals, as well as adjustment of the speed according to the ...

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Presidential Race Continues

The activities of the presidential candidates have continued. On Thursday, the caravan of President Stevo Pendarovski, who’s running for a second term, visited Nov Dojran, Bogdanci, Valandovo, and Gevgelija. Pendarovski criticised VMRO-DPMNE’s “anti-EU” behaviour. “They’re announcing they will renegotiate and reach better agreements. But who can guarantee that? Nobody! They will just take the country 10-15 years back and return ...

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Mickoski with Criticism of Osmani and Kovacevski, SDSM Leader Responds

VMRO-DPMNE leader Hristijan Mickoski hasn’t so far received an answer to his public message to VLEN for a coalition. Regarding the proposal of DUI presidential candidate Bujar Osmani for joint consensus over the constitutional changes, Mickoski said on Thursday that the Foreign Minister had missed out on the opportunity “when both VMRO-DPMNE and I personally offered to be part of ...

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SEC Confirms Lists of MP Candidates for Elections

On Thursday, the State Election Commission (SEC) confirmed the lists of MP candidates for the parliamentary elections. At the start of the session, SEC member Boris Kondarko said no deadline had been called into question. “All deadlines will be met. We will take all activities according to the electoral code,” he stated. 

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Academy: Wednesday’s Session Saw Lot of Procedural Violations

The Academy for Judges and Public Prosecutors is still waiting for the decision from the State Commission for Prevention of Corruption (SCPC) officially accepting VMRO-DPMNE presidential candidate Gordana Siljanovska Davkova’s election HQ’s complaint over employment processes concerning future judges and public prosecutors in an election period. Once it gets it, the Academy, it said on Thursday, will appeal it before ...

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Nations in Transit Report Co-Author: North Macedonia had Difficult Year

Alexandra Karppi, one of the authors of Freedom House’s Nations in Transit 2024 report, told VoA Macedonian on Thursday North Macedonia had had a difficult year. “There were two score declines in North Macedonia, which means that after Serbia, it had the steepest decline in the region. The year was really marked by, I would say, political polarisation and infighting ...

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Journalist Saliu Charged According to Article 382 of Criminal Code

Journalist Furkan Saliu has been charged over the incident during the football match in Sredno Konjare on Sunday. Both Saliu and another person, N.J., have been charged with preventing an official person in performance of an official act (Article 382 of the Criminal Code) which foresees a fine or a prison sentence of up to three years. Saliu is adamant ...

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Road Conditions 11.04.2024

Traffic on the state roads is ongoing in winter conditions, on dry roads. All road routes in the country are passable. Smaller landslides may occur on certain road routes that pass through gorges and cuts. JP Makedonijapat appeals for careful management of the vehicles, respect for the posted traffic signals, as well as adjustment of the speed according to the ...

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Activities of Presidential Candidates Continue

On Wednesday, the caravan of President Stevo Pendarovski, who’s running for a second term, visited Demir Kapija, Gradsko, Rosoman, Negotino, and Kavadarci. Pendarovski asked why VMRO-DPMNE presidential candidate Gordana Siljanovska Davkova hadn’t come to Demir Kapija several days prior even though that had been announced. “From what I’ve been told, she was supposed to come to Demir Kapija two-three days ...

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SCPC Accepts Siljanovska Davkova’s Election HQ’s Complaint over Academy

The State Commission for Prevention of Corruption (SCPC) has accepted the complaint filed by VMRO-DPMNE presidential candidate Gordana Siljanovska Davkova’s election HQ regarding the Academy for Judges and Public Prosecutors. According to Siljanovska Davkova’s camp, the competition and testing of candidates within the Academy for Judges and Public Prosecutors is in violation of the law because it enables employment of ...

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