MD Speeches

ADDRESS BY THE MINISTER OF DEFENCE OF THE REPUBLIC OF MACEDONIA, ZORAN JOLEVSKI, ON THE OCCASION OF THE OFFICIAL OATH BY THE 18TH CLASS OF CADETS AT THE MILITARY ACADEMY

I congratulate the given oath and wish you and urge you in the next four years to be hungry for knowledge. Always ask for more because knowledge and skills are the characteristics that are most vital for the development of each man and each society. This is a characteristic that should separate you from the […]

ADDRESS BY THE MINISTER OF DEFENCE OF THE REPUBLIC OF MACEDONIA H.E. ZORAN JOLEVSKI, REGULAR MEETING OF THE REPUBLIC OF MACEDONIA WITH NATO, 20 JUNE 2014, BRUSSELS

Distinguished Deputy Secretary General, Distinguished Ambassadors, Ladies and Gentlemen, It is my great honour and pleasure, as the new Minister of Defence of the Republic of Macedonia, to take part in this regular MAP meeting and address the achievements and challenges in the defence preparations for membership of my country to the Alliance. At the […]

Address by the Minister of Defence of the Republic of Macedonia, H.E. Talat Xhaferi, M.A On the occasion of the oath taking ceremony for voluntary military service 07 march 2014 Veles

Respected soldiers FOR VOLUNTARY MILITARY SERVICE IN THE Army of the Republic of Macedonia, CONGRATULATIONS ON YOUR SOLEMN OATH AND I WISH YOU SUCCESSFUL THREE-MONTH MILITARY TRAINING IN THE ARMY OF THE REPUBLIC OF MACEDONIA Distinguished Deputy Chief of General Staff of the ARM, Distinguished Commander of the Training and Doctrine Command, Distinguished representatives of […]

Intervention by the Minister of Defence of the Republic of Macedonia, ?.?. Talat Xhaferi on Informal Meeting of the Defence Ministers of Troop-Contributing Nations in ISAF Regional Command North

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Intervention of H.E. Talat Xhaferi, Minister of Defence of the Republic of Macedonia at the Meeting of the North Atlantic Council with Non – NATO ISAF Contributors Brussels, 23 October 2013

Distinguished Secretary General, Distinguished Ministers of Defence, Distinguished Admirals and Generals, It is my exquisite honour and pleasure to be here with you and address you at this regular session of the North Atlantic Council and the Ministers of Defence of the non-NATO ISAF contributors. As I informed you at the last meeting, I would […]

Speech of H.E Talat Xhaferi, Minister of Defense of the Republic of Macedonia at the 30th International Workshop on Global Security Paris, France, 24-26 june 2013 Theme “Peace and security – The challenges ahead and common regional responses”

Dear Excellencies, Ladies and Gentlemen, At the outset, I would like to thank you all for inviting me to this international workshop which is both dedicated and holds huge importance to global security and the issues surrounding it as a whole. On this occasion, I would like to salute the Minister of Defence of the […]

Demonstration of the high readiness and professionalism – marked the Air Force Brigade Day

Demonstration of the high readiness and professionalism – marked the Air Force Brigade Day

The Government of the Republic of Macedonia decided to join the initiative for the Balkan Regional Approach to Air Defence – BRAAD and therefore reviewed the issues related to the future aircraft which are currently not operational, said the Deputy Minister of Defence of the Republic of Macedonia, Emil Dimitirev, at today’s ceremony marking the […]

ADDRESS BY THE MINISTER OF DEFENCE OF THE REPUBLIC OF MACEDONIA, ?.?. TALAT XHAFERI, ON THE TOPIC “PERSPECTIVE OF THE WESTERN BALKANS COUNTRIES ON ADRIATIC AND IONIAN SECURITY CHALLENGES” Republic of Albania, Tirana, 29 May 2013

Distinguished Minister Imami, Distinguished Ministers of Defence, Distinguished Moderator Mr. Fratini, Ladies and Gentlemen, It is my distinct pleasure to be here with you in Tirana today and let me express my gratitude to the Minister of Defence of the Republic of Albania, H.E. Arben Imami, for his warm hospitality. We are grateful for the […]

WELCOMING REMARKS By the Minister of Defence of the Republic of Macedonia, Talat Xhaferi, At the Conference for Strategic Communications 26-28 May 2013 Army Home – Skopje

Distinguished Ambassador Mandič, Director of RACVIAC, Distinguished Ms. Barton, Spokesperson and Head of Public Relations in the OSCE, Distinguished participants at this Conference, Distinguished representatives of the media, Ladies and Gentlemen, I would like to wish you a warm welcome to the Republic of Macedonia, to this important Conference which is focused on one of […]

Address by the Minister of Defence at the GENDER EQUALITY AND GENDER PERSPECTIVE IN THE DEFENCE AND SECURITY CONFERENCE

Dear CHOD, Dear Deputy Ministers of Defence of Albania and Kosovo, Your Excellencies, Senior Representatives of UN Women, UNDP and other organizations, respected deans, professors and other guests, Tonight, I have the honor to open the conference entitled Gender Equality and Gender Perspective in Defence and Security, thus once again confirming that the Ministry of […]