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Ognen Teofilovski

Macedonia village builds houses as it waits for change

27 Sep 2018

GURGURNICA, Macedonia The village of Gurgurnica sits on a slope overlooking the town of Brvenica in northwestern Macedonia, its streets dotted with modern houses and shiny new cars.

Macedonia returns migrants to Greece, Cyprus objects to EU-Turkey deal

16 Mar 2016

IDOMENI, Greece/NICOSIA Macedonia trucked about 1,500 migrants and refugees back to Greece after they forced their way across the border on Monday, as European nations continued to pass the buck in a migration crisis that risks tearing the European Union apart.

Macedonia dumps migrants back in Greece as EU-Turkey deal falters

15 Mar 2016

IDOMENI, Greece/NICOSIA Macedonia dumped about 1,500 migrants and refugees back into Greece overnight after they forced their way across the border, as European nations continued to pass the buck in a migration crisis that risks tearing the European Union apart.

Hundreds of migrants march out of Greek camp, cross to Macedonia

15 Mar 2016

MOIN, Macedonia Hundreds of migrants marched out of a Greek transit camp, hiked for hours along muddy paths and forded a rain-swollen river to get around a border fence and cross into Macedonia, where they were detained on Monday, authorities said.

Hundreds of migrants march out of Greek camp, cross to Macedonia

15 Mar 2016

MOIN, Macedonia Hundreds of migrants marched out of a Greek transit camp, hiked for hours along muddy paths and forded a rain-swollen river to get around a border fence and cross into Macedonia, where they were detained on Monday, authorities said.

Gunfire, explosions in Macedonia as police battle "armed group"

10 May 2015

KUMANOVO, Macedonia Five police officers died and dozens were wounded in a daylong gun battle in an ethnic Albanian suburb of northern Macedonia on Saturday, adding the threat of armed conflict to a deep political crisis rocking the ex-Yugoslav republic. | Video

Gunfire, explosions in Macedonia as police battle 'armed group'

10 May 2015

KUMANOVO, Macedonia Five police officers died and dozens were wounded in a daylong gun battle in an ethnic Albanian suburb of northern Macedonia on Saturday, adding the threat of armed conflict to a deep political crisis rocking the ex-Yugoslav republic.

Gunfire, explosions in Macedonia as police battle 'armed group'

10 May 2015

KUMANOVO, Macedonia Five police officers died and dozens were wounded in a daylong gun battle in an ethnic Albanian suburb of northern Macedonia on Saturday, adding the threat of armed conflict to a deep political crisis rocking the ex-Yugoslav republic.

Fears of instability in Macedonia as police pursue 'armed group'

09 May 2015

KUMANOVO, Macedonia Heavily armed police entered the outskirts of a north Macedonian town on Saturday in what a spokesman described as an operation against an "armed group", heightening fears of instability in the ex-Yugoslav republic after months of political crisis.

Fourteen migrants killed in Macedonia, hit by train in gorge

24 Apr 2015

NEAR VELES, Macedonia Fourteen migrants were killed when they were struck by a train in a narrow gorge in Macedonia late on Thursday, part of a growing tide of people trying to get to western Europe via the Balkans instead of crossing the treacherous Mediterranean.

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