8 November 2020
Skopje – North Macedonia has turned, from a security consumer, into a security provider in less than twenty years. This is the most important achievement both for North Macedonia and for the Alliance, NATO Assistant Secretary General for Public Diplomacy Baiba Braže said in an interview with European Western Balkans (EWB) web portal.
Skopje – North Macedonia’s Prime Minister Zoran Zaev spoke Sunday over the phone with his Bulgarian counterpart Boyko Borisov.
Skopje – Health Minister Venko Filipche in a video message on Sunday said that the situation with COVID-19 is serious and critical and the hospitals are already filled to capacity.
Skopje – Health Minister Venko Filipche has asked people to celebrate traditional Orthodox Christian households’ patron saints and holidays with their families only and to avoid large indoor gatherings in order to prevent the spread of COVID-19.
Skopje – In the past 24 hours, a total of 283 people were caught without personal protective equipment, i.e. face masks, the Ministry of Interior (MoI) said Sunday.
Yerevan – Azerbaijan‘s President Ilham Aliyev said on Sunday that his country’s forces had seized Shushi, a town of strategic importance in the disputed Nagorno-Karabakh region.
Phnom Penh – Poll workers in Myanmar began counting votes on Sunday in an election criticized by rights groups and widely expected to see the party of Aung San Suu Kyi win another five-year term.
Tokyo – Japan formally proclaimed Crown Prince Fumihito first in line to the Chrysanthemum Throne on Sunday, one and a half years after his elder brother Naruhito became the nation’s emperor, succeeding their father Akihito.
Berlin – Bayern Munich reasserted their lead at the top of the Bundesliga by beating rivals Borussia Dortmund 3-2 on Saturday thanks to more Robert Lewandowski brilliance.