18 May 2021
Skopje – Macedonian and Bulgarian delegations, led by Presidents Stevo Pendarovski and Rumen Radev, will jointly observe the Day of Ss. Cyril and Methodius-May 24 in Rome.
Skopje – Regional School Security 2021 entitled “External actors and their impact on the regional security and the integration process of the Western Balkan Region,” will kick off Tuesday in Skopje.
Skopje – Day of Ss. Cyril and Methodius – May 24 (Monday) is non-working for all citizens, the Ministry of Labor and Social Policy said Tuesday.
Berlin – Germany plans to lift its priority rankings for the coronavirus vaccine from June 7, Health Minister Jens Spahn announced on Monday, after a ramped-up inoculation drive.
Washington – The United States will export 20 million doses of authorized Covid-19 vaccines to other countries by the end of June, in addition to the 60 million doses of the AstraZeneca vaccine the administration already pledged to send to Canada and Mexico, the White House announced Monday.
Tel Aviv/Gaza City – Israel’s military said on Monday it had targeted militant commanders and the tunnel network in the Gaza Strip, while Palestinian militants continued to fire rockets towards Israel despite international scrambling to de-escalate the situation.
Berlin – German football federation (DFB) president Fritz Keller resigned on Monday as a consequence of comparing vice president Rainer Koch to a Nazi judge.