Macedonia Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. With regional simulation, UN agency boosts readiness for foot and mouth disease in BalkansRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2015 | Big News Network.com

    ... Executive Secretary of the Commission, after the exercise. Bulgaria, Serbia and The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia were the subjects of the desktop simulation, where government veterinary services projected a simultaneous outbreak of ...

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  2. Croatia decorates Bosnian wanted for war crimes by SerbiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | B92

    ... in the attacks. BELGRADE -- The Serbian government will send financial aid of EUR 50,000 each to flood stricken Macedonia and Albania, it was decided in the meeting on Sunday. BUDAPEST -- Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban has said that he gives ...

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  3. Greek FM to visit Berlin and MoscowRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2015 | EKathimerini

    ... bilateral relations, has also raised the issue of a solution to the name dispute with Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (FYROM) as a condition for regional security. The subject of the first clash within the government appears to be the ...

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  4. Macedonia opposition says targeted by wiretapsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2015 | Star-Telegram.com

    The leader of Macedonia's main Social-Democrat opposition is accusing the conservative government of carrying out illegal wiretaps on more than 20,000 people - including his own telephone line - as the country's bitter feud between the two leading parties intensified. Zoran Zaev said Monday his party had filed lawsuits to seek the prosecution of intelligence officers, including the Interior Ministry's top intelligence official, Saso Mijalkov.

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  5. New Greece government promises to extend legal status to same-sex couplesRead the original story

    Feb 9, 2015 | Jurist

    ... civil unions between same-sex couples. Also in January the Parliament of the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia voted [JURIST report] to ban same-sex marriage by defining marriage as between a man and a woman. Paper Chase is JURIST's real-time ...

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  6. Macedonia opposition leader says PM ordered 'massive wire-tapping'Read the original story

    Feb 9, 2015 | Reuters

    Macedonia's chief opposition figure accused Prime Minister Nikola Gruevski on Monday of wire-tapping journalists, religious and opposition leaders, deepening a scandal that has engulfed the European Union candidate country in recent weeks. Zoran Zaev, leader of the opposition Social Democrats, told a packed news conference in Skopje Gruevski and his counter-intelligence chief, Saso Mijalkov, had orchestrated the wire-tapping of more than 20,000 people for "at least four years".

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  7. UK to assist Macedonia in fighting organised crimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2015 | SETimes news

    ... that will increase its operational functionality, said Mitko Chavkov, director of the Public Security Bureau of Macedonia. "The intention of this part of the reform is to improve the effectiveness of the Public Security Bureau among different ... 8 comments

  8. Azerbaijan, only new gas source for European consumersRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2015 | Today.Az

    ... nister Aleksandar Vucic, French Defence Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian, President of the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia Gorge Ivanov, President of Finland Sauli Niinisto, and President of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan Mohammad Ashraf Ghani.

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  9. Serbia sends aid to flood hit Macedonia and AlbaniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 | B92

    The Serbian government will send financial aid of EUR 50,000 each to flood stricken Macedonia and Albania, it was decided in the meeting on Sunday. The decision to send one-off financial aid to the neighboring countries affected by disastrous floods was made at the suggestion of the prime minister, the government said.

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  10. Microfinancing as a Poverty Reduction ToolRead the original story

    Feb 8, 2015 | CiteULike

    ... offer in the country. In addition, the concept of microfinance is not widely known by the people in Republic of Macedonia - just 2% in the sample have borrowed from MFI.As a result, a number of policy issues should be considered by MFIs and the ...

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  11. Macedonian police charge 11 people with smuggling migrantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2015 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... a total of 88 illegal migrants in private vehicles, transiting from Greece to Serbia. Some were caught entering Macedonia from Greece and others on Macedonia's border with Serbia. Police said in a statement Saturday that migrants were asked to pay ...

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  12. Woman killed in Albania as rain and snow batter BalkansRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | Times of Oman

    ... was forecast to continue through the week. Photo - Reuters Skopje: Floods killed a woman in Albania on Friday and Macedonia sent more troops to a waterlogged central area after fresh rains, while snow closed roads and cut power in Croatia, Bosnia ...

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  13. .com | Rain and snow batter BalkansRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | News24

    Floods killed a woman in Albania on Friday and Macedonia sent more troops to a waterlogged central area after fresh rains, while snow closed roads and cut power in Croatia, Bosnia and Slovenia. The 38-year-old mother of two was swept away when the Verdova River on Albania's eastern border with Macedonia brought down a wall near her house.

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  14. Balkan Feud Keeps Macedonia Out of EU, NATORead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | Kansas City InfoZine

    They've been duking it out for more than two decades, despite interventions by the U.S., the United Nations and European powers. In November 2004, the U.S. recognized Macedonia's constitutional name and supported the country's efforts to join NATO and the European Union, much to Greece's chagrin. 3 comments

  15. Woman killed in Albanian floods as rain and snow batter BalkansRead the original story

    Feb 6, 2015 | Reuters

    Floods killed a woman in Albania on Friday and Macedonia sent more troops to a waterlogged central area after fresh rains, while snow closed roads and cut power in Croatia, Bosnia and Slovenia. The 38-year-old mother of two was swept away when the Verdova River on Albania's eastern border with Macedonia brought down a wall near her house.

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  16. Macedonians Plan to Use Freedom of Information Act to Fight New Freelance LawRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | Global Voices Online

    ... media available to everyone. Image of protesters from the first march of part-time and freelance workers in Macedonia, December 2014. Photo courtesy of Akademik.mk , used with permission. Almost 1,000 people in Macedonia have signed on to ...

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  17. 3 Macedonian workers dead in gas plant explosionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2015 | The New Zealand Herald

    " Macedonian authorities say an explosion in a gas plant near the border with Greece has killed at least three workers and injured two others. Nadica V'ckova, spokeswoman for the national center for crisis management, said the explosion occurred in a department where gas cylinders were being filled early Thursday in the plant in the southern town of Bogdanci.

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  18. Reports: 3 workers dead in factory fire in MacedoniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2015 | B92

    Three workers died on Thursday in a fire that broke out after an explosion in a factory in Bogdanovci, Macedonia, according to media reports. The factory manufactures gas canisters.

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  19. Ties with Russia and Germany priority - Hungarian PMRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2015 | B92

    ... SKOPJE -- Three workers died on Thursday in a fire that broke out after an explosion in a factory in Bogdanovci, Macedonia, according to media reports. SARAJEVO -- The flag of the Islamic State and other markings of the terrorist organization were ...

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  20. Macedonia: Archbishop Jovan released on paroleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | B92

    ... the MPC" and spent a total of almost 18 months in prison. He was last arrested on December 12, 2011, upon entering Macedonia from Greece, on charges of having misappropriated EUR 250,000, which he used to buy land in Ohrid while serving as a bishop ...

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