Far-Right Balkan Groups Flourish on the Net
Balkan InsightFar-Right Balkan Groups Flourish on the NetBalkan InsightIn the space of only a few days, three new patriotic civic associations have been added to Macedonia's national registry of organizations, “Lavovi”, [Lions], from Bitola, “Metodija Patce” from Ohrid and the “Nepokor” [“Unbowed”] association from Struga.
Posted on 4 May 2017 | 9:30 am
DUI's Ali Ahmeti secretly met with Albania's
MINADUI's Ali Ahmeti secretly met with Albania's Defense Minister in StrugaMINAThis way, every emergency session in the country would have to be approved through Parliament which in our case will have an anti-Macedonian majority (SDS,DUI,BESA). Before Parliament is approved, such decisions fall on president Ivanov, through ...and more »
Posted on 11 March 2017 | 6:29 pm
Macedonia reports first H5N8 outbreak; more
CIDRAPMacedonia reports first H5N8 outbreak; more strains noted elsewhereCIDRAPMacedonia's first H5N8 detection occurred in backyard birds near Struga in the southwestern part of the country, according to a report from the agriculture ministry to the World Organization for Animal Health (OIE). The outbreak began Jan 20, killing 3 ...Macedonia reports H5N8 avian influenza outbreakManila Bulletinall 3 news articles »
Posted on 30 January 2017 | 3:28 pm
Aleksandar Damovski: The political crisis in
Focus NewsAleksandar Damovski: The political crisis in Macedonia grew into an institutional and national oneFocus NewsThe ones who signed it are DUI with Ali Ahmeti, BESA – the new party which is becoming an increasingly more serious factor of Albanians in Macedonia, and the Alliance for Albanians of Ziadin Sela – mayor of Struga. While Menduh Thaci and DPA did not ...and more »
Posted on 11 January 2017 | 3:04 am
Albania; An Exquisite Contradiction -
Albania; An Exquisite ContradictionWaterbury ObserverI rented an old farmhouse in Morris, Connecticut, for nearly a decade before I fully realized that my landlord was an ethnic Albanian from Struga, Macedonia, who was building a little empire in Litchfield County making pizza. Many of the pizza shops in ...and more »
Posted on 17 December 2016 | 12:27 pm
Distance Transcended: Sharing Ideas on
Michael Goldberg with "Beyond Silicon Valley" MOOC students (and his daughter Anna) at the American Corner, Struga, Macedonia, June 19, 2014 A few students asked me to speak directly with their community leaders who are involved in fostering the growth of ...
Posted on 25 August 2014 | 6:32 am
Azerbaijan’s little girl shines in
For the first time, Azerbaijan attended Lake Pearls music festival, held in Struga, Macedonia. The event brought together about 400 participants from 27 countries such as Israel, Germany, Russia, Ukraine, Malta, Spain and Italy. Azerbaijan was represented ...
Posted on 18 August 2014 | 4:17 am
Ko Un wins Golden Wreath
Un will be presented with his award at the annual international poetry festival Struga Poetry Evenings this August in Struga, Macedonia. Maninbo, which consists of 30 volumes in total, was started during Un’s imprisonment for dissident activities and ...
Posted on 23 January 2014 | 12:13 am
Waterbury and Struga Agree To Become Sister
Sisters have a unique and powerful bond, and in that spirit, the cities of Waterbury, Connecticut, and Struga, Macedonia, agreed to become sister cities yesterday during a meeting between their municipal leaders inside Waterbury City Hall. Struga Mayor ...
Posted on 21 January 2014 | 5:32 am
Macedonians vote amid political crisis
In the southwestern cities of Kicevo and Struga, Macedonia's ruling VMRO party and opposition SDSM -- the country's major political rivals -- have for the first time in 20 years joined ranks behind a single candidate. Similarly, the ethnic Albanian DUI and ...
Posted on 24 March 2013 | 1:53 am