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42nd Skopje Jazz Festival to be held Oct. 19–22

Eleven bands from the USA, Europe, Brazil and North Macedonia will perform at the 42nd Skopje Jazz Festival, which will be held at the National Opera and Ballet and at MKC from Oct. 19 through 22. According to organizers, the…

Fact that so many don’t have food shame on humanity – pope

The fact that so many people in the world do not have food is a shame on humanity, Pope Francis said on World Food Day Monday. Francis said on X: “The fact that so many people cannot access food, water…

Turkish festival in US capital enchants thousands, fosters cultural exchange

The much anticipated traditional Turkish Festival captivated audiences this year on the iconic Pennsylvania Avenue, right in front of the Congress building in the US capital Washington, D.C. Türkiye’s Ambassador to the US, Hasan Murat Mercan, graced the festival with…

Rama: Observer status for countries making transition to EU membership

Prime Minister Edi Rama proposed on Monday, during the proceedings of the Berlin Process Summit in Tirana, the observer status for countries that are in transition from the opening of accession negotiations to full membership. In the opening speech of…

US citizens from Israel arrive at Limassol port on Tuesday

The cruise ship Rhapsody of the Seas is at the port of Haifa for the embarkation of US nationals and their transfer to the port of Limassol. The cruise ship is expected to arrive in Limassol on Tuesday morning, Foreign…

Meat of Turopolje pig 45th Croatian protected designation of origin

The name ‘Meso turopoljske svinje’ (The meat of the Turopolje pig) has been entered in the register of protected designations of origin and protected geographical indications, the Agriculture Ministry reported on Monday, quoting an announcement in the EU Official Journal. This is…

Mitsotakis: Fredi Beleri has the right to be sworn in as Mayor of Himare even in custody

“Greece firmly and unwaveringly supports the accession perspective of the Western Balkans. We are firm supporters of the need for the countries of the Western Balkans to join the European family, but at the same time we recognize that this…

Air Force Commander Petrov: Bulgarian Air Force Always Ready, Doing Its Job without Deviations or Violations

The Bulgarian Air Force is always ready and does its job without any deviations and violations, Bulgarian Air Force Commander Major General Dimitar Petrov said in an interview for BTA on the occasion of Aviation and Air Force Day in Bulgaria. Every…

Establishment of closer cooperation with Morocco discussed

It was concluded at a meeting Montenegrin Minister of Finance Aleksandar Damjanovic had with representatives of the Moroccan government that there was potential for closer cooperation between Montenegro and Morocco in the fields of transportation, tourism, and energy. During the…

Venice suspends electric buses after new Mestre crash

Venice Mayor Luigi Brugnaro said Sunday that the city was suspending the use of electric buses operated by the ‘La Linea’ company after one crashed in its Mestre district on Saturday, injuring 15 people, after a vehicle of the same…

Peace Prayer Held in Sofia Synagogue

A prayer for peace took place at the Central Synagogue in Sofia on Sunday. The event was organized by the Shalom Organization of Jews in cooperation with the Central Israeli Spiritual Council, Zionist Federation in Bulgaria, the Friends of Israel…

Mesic on the aggression in Banjska: Its purpose was to incite war

The former Croatian president, Stipe Mesic, declares that the Serbian aggression in Banjska of Zvecan was prepared and some Serbian institutions were also part of it. For the latter, he adds that the terrorist group was equipped for provocation and…