28 October 2020
Skopje – Foreign Minister Bujar Osmani is set to have a working breakfast on Wednesday at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs with the Bulgarian Ambassador to North Macedonia Angel Angelov, German Ambassador Anke Holstein, EU Ambassador David Geer and the Western Balkans ambassadors.
Skopje – In the past 24 hours, 830 people were caught without personal protective equipment, i.e. face masks, the Ministry of Interior (MoI) said Wednesday.
Skopje – There is never enough medical professionals working in laboratories, as well as staff in the healthcare sector. Health workers get sick too, machines break down and have to be taken away to be fixed – all these things make our job and giving out test results more complicated. That’s why we call for the measures to be complied with in order to avoid overwhelming the healthcare system, doctor Aleksandar Stojanov, Head of the Center for Public Health, tells MIA in an interview.
New York – Keith Raniere, the leader of the sex cult within his controversial self-help organization NXIVM, was sentenced to 120 years in prison Tuesday.
Washington – US President Donald Trump‘s campaign website was briefly hacked on Tuesday in what appeared to be a cryptocurrency scam.
Dar es Salaam – Voting in Tanzania‘s presidential election began on Wednesday, with an opposition leader who survived being shot 16 times facing off against an incumbent who claims prayer can prevent Covid-19.
Berlin – Real Madrid staged a late comeback against Borussia Moenchengladbach to draw 2-2, and crosstown rivals Atletico Madrid also rallied to beat Red Bull Salzburg 3-2.