Author Archives: Sasko Golov

Reactions to Greater Albania Flag in Tetovo and Renaming of Street in Cair

A flag depicting so-called Greater Albania was being waved at Friday’s event in Tetovo on the occasion of Kosovan PM Albin Kurti’s visit. The matter has sparked numerous reactions. On Saturday, Tetovo Mayor Bilall Kasami distanced himself from the matter, saying he had organised a welcome marking the cooperation with Kosovo, adding that he had no information about a flag ...

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Kovacevski and Ahmeti with Messages on Occasion of OFA Anniversary

Sunday marked the 22 nd anniversary of the signing of the Ohrid Framework Agreement (OFA). PM Dimitar Kovacevski said it had brought peace and enabled continued development of societal cohesion and the European concept of unity in diversities. As he added, North Macedonia is today an example of a multi-ethnic democracy that practices European values. DUI leader Ali Ahmeti called ...

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Izet Mexhiti Promotes New Party, Democratic Movement

Izet Mexhiti promoted his new party, Democratic Movement, on Sunday. The founding assembly was held in Skopje. “It doesn’t matter who we will cooperate with. What matters is our programme, for us to present ideas before citizens, and to get support. We will see who we will enter a coalition with after the elections. However, that will not be at ...

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Arjanit Hoxha Promotes European Democratic Party

Ex-BESA Vice President Arjanit Hoxha promoted on Saturday his party, the European Democratic Party. “The first battle is the constitutional changes. Without an outcome in this area, one cannot say how the political scene will shape out. Sure enough, we expect the changes to be adopted because that’s opening the door for EU entry. If they don’t, the country will ...

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President Pendarovski Meets US Ambassador Aggeler

On Friday, President Stevo Pendarovski met US Ambassador Angela Aggeler. They said bilateral relations had excellent dynamism, according to the long-lasting friendship between Skopje and Washington, in the spirit of the strategic partnership and alliance in the frames of NATO. They also talked about the EU path and next steps that should be taken in that direction, as well as ...

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Road Conditions 11.08.2023

Traffic on state roads runs smoothly, on dry roads. At certain roads going through ravines, minor rockslides are possible. 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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Ex-BESA Vice President Hoxha Collects Signatures for New Party

Former BESA Vice President Arjanit Hoxha said on Thursday he’d collected the signatures required to register his new party, the European Democratic Party. He expressed gratitude to “all founders for their commitment and will to open” a new page of political action. The promotion will take place on Saturday. When it comes to Izet Mexhiti’s new party, Democratic Movement, will ...

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Supreme Court Responds to Judicial Council

The Supreme Court has proposed changes to the Criminal Code and a more systemic approach when it comes to action and decision-making in criminal cases related to traffic accidents. That was part also of the conclusions of the Court’s Department, over which the Judicial Council was notified as early as 2021 and 2022. That’s the Court’s response after the institution ...

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US Ambassador Aggeler in Interview with Kanal 5

“This is a question for authorities here and, you know, I have to say that I am disappointed that corruption continues to be one of, if not the biggest, challenges facing this country,” US Ambassador Angela Aggeler said in Thursday’s interview with Kanal 5, asked whether she was disappointed by the authorities’ “wish, that is, non-wish” to fight crime and ...

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100 Soldiers from North Macedonia Head to Slovenia

  The 100 soldiers from North Macedonia are expected to arrive in Slovenia in the evening, the Army told Kanal 5 on Thursday afternoon. The Red Cross, too, has joined the efforts to help the country. Everyone is able to donate by transferring money to the giro account or by phone. Red Cross Secretary-General Sait Saiti said interest was solid. ...

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