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Shekerinska - Bošković: Macedonia deserves to be the next NATO memberШекеринска – Бошковиќ: Македонија заслужува да биде следната членка на НАТО

Shekerinska – Bošković: Macedonia deserves to be the next NATO member

In the framework of her visit to Montenegro, the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defence of the Republic of Macedonia, Radmila Shekerinska, held official meetings today with the Minister of Defence, Predrag Bošković, as well as President Milo Đukanović and President of the Parliament, Ivan Brajović. On the meeting with the Montenegrin Minister of […]

Female ARM member, the first woman to command a mechanized infantry companyPjesëtare e parë e ARM-së, e emëruar si komandant kompanie të mekanizuar të këmbësorisëПрва припадничка на АРМ, поставена за командир на механизирана пешадиска чета

Female ARM member, the first woman to command a mechanized infantry company

For the first time in the ARM history, a female member of the Army of the Republic of Macedonia will command a mechanized infantry company within the 1st mechanized infantry brigade. By assuming the command of the 1st company within the 1st mechanized infantry battalion, Lieutenant Aleksandra Boshkovska has become the first woman to command […]

Deputy Defence Minister Bekim Maksuti at the Distinguished Visitors Day of the Eagle VI ExerciseZëvendës ministri i mbrojtjes Bekim Makuti në Ditën e Vizitorëve të Lartë për Stërvitjen “Eagle VI”Заменик министерот за одбрана Беким Максути за одбрана на Денот за високи гости за вежбата  Eagle VI

Deputy Defence Minister Bekim Maksuti at the Distinguished Visitors Day of the Eagle VI Exercise

On the invitation of the Commander of the Kosovo Security Forces, Lieutenant General Rahman Rama, Deputy Defence Minister Bekim Maksuti is attending the Distinguished Visitors Day of the “Eagle VI” Exercise in Pristina, the Republic of Kosovo. The ARM Chief of the General Staff, Major General Dimche Petreski and Colonel Skender Bitiqi are also present […]

Defence Minister Radmila Shekerinska briefed NATO member countries ambassadors on the progress in drafting the Strategic Defence ReviewMinistrja e Mbrojtjes Radmilla Shekerinska informoi ambasadorët e vendeve anëtare të NATO-s mbi përparimin në hartimin e Rishikimit Strategjik të MbrojtjesБрифинг на министерката за одбрана Радмила Шекеринска за амбасадорите на земјите членки на НАТО околу напредокот во изработката на Стратегискиот одбранбен преглед

Defence Minister Radmila Shekerinska briefed NATO member countries ambassadors on the progress in drafting the Strategic Defence Review

Defence Minister Radmila Shekerinska introduced the ambassadors of the NATO member countries in Macedonia with the progress in drafting the key strategic document in the defence, namely, the Strategic Defence Review. The last Strategic Defence Review was adopted 14 years ago. The Ministry of Defence has committed to ensuring the adoption of the new document […]

Deputy Minister Maksuti visits BulgariaZëvendës ministri Maksuti për vizitë BullgarinëЗаменик-министерот Максути во посета на Бугарија

Deputy Minister Maksuti visits Bulgaria

The Deputy Minister of Defence of the Republic of Macedonia, Bekim Maksuti, is paying a two-day visit to the Ministry of Defence of Bulgaria, in the course of which he had a meeting with his Bulgarian counterpart, Deputy Minister Atanas Zaprijanov. At the meeting, the two Deputy Ministers, Maksuti and Zaprijanov, discussed the possibilities for […]

Reaction of the MOD to the “Blic” show by Ljupche Zlatev, broadcast on Alfa TV on 7 May 2018 at 22.45

The Ministry of Defence would like to address the untruths that were broadcast on the “Blic” show on Alfa TV last night. The show was prepared without respecting the basic journalistic rules, i.e. requesting a statement from the second party and checking the information. Moreover, it abounds with false news and speculations, without making even […]

Minister Shekerinska laid a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier at the Arlington National CemeteryMinistrja Shekerinska vendosi kurorë në varin e ushtarit të panjohur në Varret Kombëtare „Arlington”Министерката Шекеринска положи венец на гробот на непознатиот војник на Националните гробишта „Арлингтон“

Minister Shekerinska laid a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier at the Arlington National Cemetery

Minister Shekerinska completed her official visit to the United States with the laying of a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier at the Arlington National Cemetery. Shekerinska also visited the Arlington National Cemetery Memorial Centre, where she presented a plaque in honour of the fallen US soldiers. During the official visit to the […]

Meeting of Shekerinska – Matiss: We don't wish to see you stopped at NATO's doorstepTakim Shekerinska - Matisse: Nuk duam t’ju shohim të ndalur në dyert e NATO-sСредба Шекеринска – Матис: Не сакаме да ве видиме запрени пред вратите на НАТО

Meeting of Shekerinska – Matiss: We don’t wish to see you stopped at NATO’s doorstep

Macedonia and the United States have a firm strategic partnership. The United States appreciates the steps that Macedonia takes towards NATO and doesn’t wish to see Macedonia stopped at NATO’s doorstep – was said at the official meeting of the Minister of Defence of the Republic of Macedonia, Radmila Sekerinska, with the US Secretary of […]

Minister Shekerinska’s Press Conference in Vermont:  Macedonia deserves NATO membershipKonferencë shtypi nga ministrja Shekerinska në Vermont: Maqedonia meriton anëtarësimin në NATOПрес конференција на министерката Шекеринска во Вермонт: Македонија го заслужи членството во НАТО

Minister Shekerinska’s Press Conference in Vermont: Macedonia deserves NATO membership

Defence Minister Radmila Shekerinska held a press conference for the US media during her visit to the Federal State of Vermont. At the press conference, Shekerinska answered the journalists’ questions about the meetings with the Governor and the Adjutant General of the State of Vermont, with respect to the purpose of the official visit to […]

Shekerinska in Vermont on meetings with Governor Phil Scott and  Adjutant General of Vermont, Major General Steven CrayShekerinska në Vermont në takime me guvernatorin Phil Scott dhe komandantin e Gardës Kombëtare, gjeneral major Stephen CrayШекеринска во Вермонт на средби со гувернерот Фил Скот и командантот на Националната гарда, генерал-мајор Стивен Креј

Shekerinska in Vermont on meetings with Governor Phil Scott and Adjutant General of Vermont, Major General Steven Cray

As part of the official visit to the United States, Defence Minister Radmila Shekerinska visited the State of Vermont where she met with Governor Phil Scott and the Adjutant General of Vermont, Major General Steven Cray. The Vermont National Guard and the Army of the Republic of Macedonia have had an excellent cooperation for almost […]

Minister Shekerinska on meetings at the State Department: Macedonia is ready to not only be a NATO member, but to be a contributing member of the AllianceMinistrja Shekerinska në takime në Departamentin e Shtetit: Maqedonia është e gatshme jo vetëm që të jetë anëtare e NATO-s, por të jetë një anëtare që kontribuon në AleancëMинистерката Шекеринска на средби во Стејт Департментот: Македонија е подготвена не само да биде членка на НАТО, туку да биде членка што придонесува за Алијансата

Minister Shekerinska on meetings at the State Department: Macedonia is ready to not only be a NATO member, but to be a contributing member of the Alliance

On the second day of the official visit to the United States, Minister Radmila Shekerinska met with US Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense, Laura Cooper, and with senior State Department officials. On the meeting with the Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary, Bureau of European and Eurasian Affairs of the State Department, Elisabeth Millard, Minister Shekerinska stated […]

Shekerinska at the roundtable of the Atlantic Council in Washington: We ask for support for our NATO Membership, which will create a new hope for the BalkansShekerinska në tryezën e rrumbullakët të Këshillit Atlantik në Uashington: Ne kërkojmë mbështetje për anëtarësim në NATO, gjë që do të krijojë shpresë të re për BallkaninШекеринска на тркалезната маса на Атлантскиот совет во Вашингтон: Бараме поддршка за членство во НАТО, што ќе создаде нова надеж за Балканот

Shekerinska at the roundtable of the Atlantic Council in Washington: We ask for support for our NATO Membership, which will create a new hope for the Balkans

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defence of the Republic of Macedonia, Radmila Shekerinska, started the official visit to the United States by taking part in the roundtable organized by the American Atlantic Council on the topic “The Balkans and the NATO membership through the prism of Macedonia: high global security stakes and the fate […]