The magazine “Shtit” is an illustrated magazine published by the Ministry of Defense of the Republic of North Macedonia. The magazine is published once a month in 60 color pages, in Macedonian and Albanian. “Shtit” was first published in 2009.
The main objective and purpose of the magazine is to inform the public about the activities and achievements of the Army, educate on defense topics, present new weapons and equipment, publish military analyzes by eminent domestic and foreign experts, etc. “Shtit” publishes articles with various defense and security related content. The contents of the magazine are arranged in sections according to the topics of the articles (Info, Info Army, Frontline, NATO Activities, Global, Military Education, Armaments, Throughout Military History, Film, Optional, etc).
External collaborators who are competent in the topics they write about may also write for the magazine “Shtit”. The views of the external collaborators presented in the articles are not official views of the Ministry of Defense of the Republic of North Macedonia.