Tag: Boris Trajkovski

15th Anniversary of the Tragic Death of Former Macedonian President

15th Anniversary of the Tragic Death of Former Macedonian President

The United Macedonian Diaspora (UMD) issued the following statement in memory of Macedonia’s late President Boris Trajkovski who was tragically killed in a plane crash en route to Bosnia-Herzegovina on February 26, 2004. President Trajkovski’s legacy continues to have a powerful presence in Macedonian society, particularly his emphasis on multicultural dialogue, religious freedom, and the educational and professional development of…

UMD & Macedonia Remember 9/11

UMD & Macedonia Remember 9/11

The United Macedonian Diaspora (UMD) remembers 9/11. Macedonia has steadfastly stood by the United States in its missions in Kosovo, Afghanistan, and Iraq. “As a peace-loving member of the community of democratic nations, Macedonia did not want this war, but the regime of Hussein, despite the commitment of the international community did not leave any option but to be disarmed…

10 Years Later, President Trajkovski’s Legacy Lives On

10 Years Later, President Trajkovski’s Legacy Lives On

The United Macedonian Diaspora (UMD) issued the following statement in memory of Macedonia’s late President Boris Trajkovski who was tragically killed in a plane crash en route to Bosnia-Herzegovina on February 26, 2004, ten years ago: “President Trajkovski will always be remembered as a humble, courageous, and determined man with a creative global vision for Macedonia who always put his…

Congresswoman Miller: Honoring Boris Trajkovski

Taken from thomas.loc.gov Statement by Rep. Candice S. Miller of Michigan February 25, 2014 Mr. Speaker – I rise today to honor Boris Trajkovski. As the founder and chair of the Congressional Caucus of Macedonia and Macedonian-Americans, and having one of the largest Macedonian communities in my district, I would like to commemorate the 10th anniversary of the tragic and…