The President of North Macedonia Stevo Pendarovski has announced the country's eight state of emergency ahead of parliamentary elections in the epidemic of coronavirus, reports the associated Press.
Earlier, the head of the ruling Social Democratic Union and former Prime Minister Zoran Zaev announced that the parliamentary elections in the North of Macedonia will be held on July 15.
Elections to the Parliament of Northern Macedonia held on July 15, said after talks with the opposition, the head of the ruling Social Democratic Union and former Prime Minister Zoran Zaev.
President Stevo Pendarovski last Saturday did not extend the state of emergency imposed in mid-March due COVID-19. Thus were created the conditions for the postponed parliamentary elections in April. The largest opposition party VMRO-DPMNE insisted that the vote should take place as late as possible.
Albania and Northern Macedonia recorded the maximum number of cases COVID-19, had informed the authorities of the States.
The Ministry of health of Albania on Sunday announced the second in June record. The maximum number of detected patients was previously registered on June 11 – 44, 13 Jun confirmed 48 new cases, but the numbers continued to grow.
The President of North Macedonia Stevo Pendarovski said that there is no need to renew the previously imposed due to coronavirus a state of emergency, which expires this week, according to Macedonian news Agency MIA.
For the first time the state of emergency was introduced in the North of Macedonia, on March 18. Once again the state of emergency was extended in the country on may 30, expires Saturday, June 13.
The authorities in Northern Macedonia noted a sharp rise in the number infected with coronavirus - in recent days have identified 127 people believe the cause of non-compliance with restrictions on holidays, said the Ministry of health of the country.
On Monday afternoon, the health Ministry said that over the past day identified 127 new patients. The total number infected since the beginning of the pandemic was 3 152 people died, a total of 156 patients. The record for the number infected in one day was set on 5 June, when doctors revealed 180 infected.
In Northern Macedonia the day revealed a record 180 patients with coronavirus infection, said the Ministry of health.
"In the last 24 hours was 180 new patients with coronavirus. Of them 109 in Skopje" - said the Ministry of health.
In Northern Macedonia on Thursday is expected to record an increase COVID-19, the previous day, according to Ministry of health, had identified 101 new infected.
"In the last 24 hours was 120 new patients with coronavirus. This is a record number are identified in one day. Since the start of the pandemic, the maximum number infected per day was 107 on April 16," - said several local media, citing doctors. Press conference of the Ministry of health is expected in the second half of the day.