12th anniversary of the death of president Boris Trajkovski is commemorated

12th anniversary of the death of president Boris Trajkovski is commemorated

Skopje, 26 February 2016/Independent Balkan News Agency

By Naser Pajaziti

State authorities in Skopje will commemorate today through different activities the tragic death of the former Macedonian president, Boris Trajkovski, who lost his life in an air accident near Mostar.

In the cemetery of Butel, senior state officials including prime minister Emil Dimitriev have placed wreaths on Trajkovski’s grave.

Commemoration activities will also be marked in Rotmile in Bosnia, the place where the tragedy occurred. Trajkovski and the crew of 8 members, including his cabinet, were involved in an air crash on 26 February 2004 in Rotmile, Bosnia, while they were travelling for an international conference to Mostar, in Bosnia and Herzegovina. /ibna/