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Daylight Saving Time Begins this Weekend

March 22, 2017, Wednesday // 18:42 in Independent Insider » Special Report | Views: 46

­ Daylight saving time began early on Sunday when the clock moved one hour forward, i.

Ivana, Jovan, Angela: Three Little Children Live without Power, Water

March 13, 2017, Monday // 11:45 in Independent Insider » Special Report | Views: 478

Neither can the place where they eat and sleep be called a house, nor can the thing three little children from Gradiste suffer be called a life.

New Professional Soldiers Sworn in

March 9, 2017, Thursday // 15:14 in Independent Insider » Special Report | Views: 103

Ninety new professional soldiers were sworn in "Ilinden" barracks in Skopje on Thursday.

Unemployment Rate in Q4 of 2016 at 23.1 Percent

March 9, 2017, Thursday // 13:37 in Independent Insider » Special Report | Views: 84

The unemployment rate in Q4 of 2016 amounted to 23.1 percent, which is a 0.3­ percent drop compared to the previous quarter, the State Statistical Office said on Thursday.

Macedonia: Three Dozen Migrants Still Residing in Gevgelija Transit Center

March 9, 2017, Thursday // 11:32 in Independent Insider » Special Report | Views: 147

Only 36 migrants currently remain in the Vinojug temporary transit center in Gevgelija that was opened at the height of the 2015-2016 crisis.

Road Conditions in Macedonia Stable, on Mainly Wet Roads

March 9, 2017, Thursday // 09:21 in Independent Insider » Special Report | Views: 37

Traffic on roads across the country is ongoing on mainly wet roads. Thick fog reduces visibility from 10 to 20 meters on Tetovo ­ Popova Sapka road and from 50 to 100 meters on Gjavato mountain pass

Railway Traffic in Macedonia Resumes in full

March 3, 2017, Friday // 10:39 in Independent Insider » Special Report | Views: 74

As of this morning, railway traffic across Macedonia has been fully restored, after a two weeks long strike.

Macedonian Army Marks Day of Special Operations Regiment

March 1, 2017, Wednesday // 10:32 in Independent Insider » Special Report | Views: 126

The day of the Special Operations Regiment of the Macedonian Army will be marked on Wednesday with a honorary march in the Ilinden army barracks in Skopje.

Warm Weather Will Give Way to Wet and Cold Weekend

February 23, 2017, Thursday // 14:53 in Independent Insider » Special Report | Views: 103

Relatively warm weather will persist in Macedonia until the weekend when we can expect a cooling and both rain and snow.

Yannakakis: Lifting of Border Crossing Blockade to Normalize Traffic between Macedonia and Greece

February 21, 2017, Tuesday // 18:37 in Independent Insider » Special Report | Views: 218

The head of Greece's Liaison Office in Skopje Dimitris Yannakakis expressed belief on Tuesday that the lifting of the blockade on the busiest crossing at the Greek-Macedonian border Evzoni will contribute to swift normalization of the cross border traffic

Greek Farmers Partially Lift Blockade of Gevgelija Border Crossing

February 17, 2017, Friday // 10:50 in Independent Insider » Special Report | Views: 141

Greek farmers have partially opened the Gevgelija border crossing, which they kept closed for all vehicles for 18 days.

Greek Farmers Continue Their Blockade of Main Road Link with Macedonia

February 16, 2017, Thursday // 10:15 in Independent Insider » Special Report | Views: 258

Greek farmers continue their blockade of the Gevgelija border crossing ­ the main road link between Macedonia and Greece.

Bulgaria to Boost Surveillance to Prevent Migrants Crossing Turkish Border

February 15, 2017, Wednesday // 19:28 in Independent Insider » Special Report | Views: 140

Bulgaria's interim government said on Wednesday it would step up surveillance at the border with Turkey to prevent an increase in the number of migrants crossing.

Army and Interior Ministry Special Forces Perform Joint Exercise

February 13, 2017, Monday // 17:30 in Independent Insider » Special Report | Views: 85

Macedonian Army and police special units will have a final joint exercise on Monday, performed in cooperation with United States special forces instructors.

U.S. Special Forces Train MOI, ARM Units

February 13, 2017, Monday // 14:13 in Independent Insider » Special Report | Views: 92

The final exercise of the training for the Macedonian police and army special operations units, conducted by instructors from the United States special forces, was held on Monday.