Strumica


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Strumica

(stro͞o`mĭtsä), town (1994 pop. 43,868), SE North Macedonia. It is an agricultural center reliant on tobacco, livestock, and cotton production. Strumica, an ancient town, was long under Turkish rule; it was ceded to Bulgaria in 1913 and to Yugoslavia in 1919, becoming part of the constituent republic of Macedonia. Landmarks include the ruins of a castle built by the Roman Emperor Tiberius and remains of a castle that belonged to the 14th-century Serbian hero Marko Kraljevich.
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Andrei Zhernovski and Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Northern Macedonia attended the traditional "One Love Tour" festival, which was held today in Strumica on August 15, 2019.
In this way they made it possible for the VMRODPMNE candidate for mayor of Strumica, Vasil Pisev, to run in a second round of the local election even though SDSM candidate Zoran Zaev should have been declared a winner at the end of the first round.
At the hearing Tuesday, Ljupka Gugucevska, spokesperson for the State Election Commission, said all members of the election commissions were trained for the job and expert witness Ljubomir Atanovski said the costs for repeating the vote at a polling station in Strumica were 32,315 denars, a sum that differs greatly from the one cited in the indictment of the Special Prosecutor's Office of 146,824 denars.
We'll decide together what those purposes are in accordance with the new national broadband internet plan which the government is to adopt by the end of this year," said Information Society and Administration Minister Damjan Mancevski in Strumica Sunday.
The first joint meeting of the governments of the Republic of Macedonia and Bulgaria is held today in Strumica. On the Bulgarian side, Deputy Prime Ministers Tomislav Donchev, Krassimir Karakachanov and Ekaterina Zaharieva, Ministers Valentin Radev, Nikolay Nankov, Neno Dimov, Rumen Porozhanov, Ivaylo Moskovski, Emil Karanikolov, Temenuzhka Petkova and Nikolina Angelkova are among the participants.
Skopje, Ramadan 14, 1435, Jul 11, 2014, SPA -- A Macedonian police helicopter crashed overnight during a training flight near the southern town of Strumica, killing all four people on board, authorities said Friday.
Macedonian authorities say a police helicopter crashed overnight near the southern town of Strumica, killing all four people on board, the AP reports.
Two hundred kilometers to the south of Skopje, in Novo Selo Municipality near Strumica, on the northern slopes of Mount Belasica, there begins the story of the Smolare Waterfall set above the small town of Smolare and hidden among the centuries-old oak trees.
* In response to VMRO-DPMNE's question of why they believe the public procurement deals that SDSM leader Zoran Zaev concluded as mayor of Strumica with the firms run by his fellow party member Cevtanka Ivanova are not scandalous, SDSM said Tuesday that the public procurements in the municipality of Strumica are an example of how the authorities should work lawfully, responsibly and in the best interest of the citizens.
Erol Rizaov comments for Utrinski Vesnik that the "yokel" from Strumica, as some rudely call the new leader of SDSM, unexpectedly showed more urban and civil manners, political and communication culture, which is unforgivable in Macedonia.
The Strumica Region in the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia is vulnerable to heat waves, often resulting in fires in the forests surrounding the city.
Located near Strumica, the company has been operating since November 2001.