Macedonia holds early general elections

The early general elections are being held today in Macedonia. These elections were triggered by the crisis that the country is in since 2014. This is the ninth general election since the independence of the country and the fourth early one since 2008.

1.784.416 people are eligible to vote for a 120 seat parliament.

Racing in these elections are 11 lists of parties and coalitions, four of which are Albanian political parties. The main race is held between VMRO-DPMNE, SDSM, BDI, BDI, Besa Movement and Alliance for Albanians.

The voting started without any problems at 7 am and will last until 7 pm.

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