PM Baily announces Macedonia will focus on reforms next


After the successful local elections which saw the US Ambassador agitate voters at polling stations, conditions have been created for the government to focus on current, upcoming reforms, US Ambassador Jess Baily said after meeting with his local rep Zoran Zaev.

Baily congratulated Macedonia on the successful administration of the local elections, saying that the state institutions to implement the recommendations of OSCE/ODIHR observers, the government said in a press release.

Special attention should be also paid to the part of the rule of law covering the fight against organized crime and corruption at national and local level, but this for now is not a priority.

We stopped counting Zaev’s meetings with his supervisor Jess Baily, however it’s important to note that Zaev no longer even attempts to make it look as if he is in charge. He isn’t. Each announcement follows a meeting with Baily first, and the announcement is actually made by Baily.