Skopje. Macedonia’s Defense Minister Lazar Elenovski does not take the threats of Xhezair Shaqiri, also known as Commander Hoxha, seriously. Commander Hoxha threats that the village of Tanusevci (near Skopje) will part from Macedonia and will join Kosovo, the Macedonian Vecer daily reads.
Acccording to Elenovski Macedonia is in full control of its territory and the situation si stable. He added that there is no information about any destabilization. According to the Minister the risk of military conflicts in the region is too low now. He says that the forces that could cause some conflict are too small and marginalized and that all the states in the region are firmly looking in the direction of Euro-Atlantic integration.