Appellate Court confirms two-year prison sentence for Gruevski

The Appellate Court in Skopje dismissed an appeal by former prime minister Nikola Gruevski, as being “groundless”, against a ruling over a two-year prison sentence.

The Skopje court partially upheld an appeal by a defendant, namely the former associate interior minister, Gjoko Popovski. It changed a section of the sentencing decision and sentenced him to a 4.6 years in prison all the while affirming the remaining section of the first-instance ruling.

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