All posts tagged Macedonia

The President of the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia¹ visits NATO
June 25, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

After the referendum in the UK in whiich British people voted in favour of leaving the EU, Macedonian president Gjorge Ivanov said that he fears that the European Union may follow […]

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EU ‘deeply concerned’ about continuing political crisis in Macedonia

June 20, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

European Union foreign ministers, meeting on June 20, expressed deep concern at the continuing political crisis in Macedonia, according to statements ...

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Macedonian president revokes all pardons in wiretapping scandal

June 7, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Macedonian president Gjorge Ivanov has revoked all pardons that he controversially issued in the country’s wiretapping scandal. Ivanov had been ...

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Bulgarian leaders press Macedonian president on reforms

June 1, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s President and Prime Minister have underlined to visiting Macedonian president Gjorge Ivanov the need to overcome the political crisis ...

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    Macedonia: Protests continue, activists questioned by police
    May 25, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Protests are continuing in the Republic of Macedonia, supported by the opposition, against the decision of president Gjorge Ivanov to grant amnesty for politicians, and against the current government. Protesters […]

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    Macedonia’s parliament postpones June 5 elections
    May 18, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    The Republic of Macedonia’s governing coalition parties, VMRO-DPMNE and BDI (Democratic  Union for Integration), voted in parliament on May 18 to postpone the June 5 elections, as the Constitutional Court had […]

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    14th night of protests in Skopje
    April 28, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    The 14th protest in a row was held on the night of April 27 in Skopje, where protesters demanded the postponement of the June 5 elections and the abrogation of the […]