MONUMENT FOR MACEDONIAN SOLDIERS '91/'92
A statue, honoring 54 Macedonian soldiers who had died during the 1991/'92 wars in the former Yugoslavia, was unveiled at the "Sloboda Square" in downtown Skopje this week.
Skopje mayor Trifun Kostovski attended the ceremony, along with the family members of dead servicemen. The families and close relatives of those killed, including fellow citizens, placed wreaths at the site. After that the names of the servicemen were read out during the ceremony.
"From 6 May 1991 to 12 May 1992, a total of 54 soldiers had died in the wars in Slovenia and Croatia. We will remember these soldiers as fighters for freedom of Macedonia," said Skopje mayor, Trifun Kostovski.