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Defence Minister Jolevski visits US


Macedonian Defence Minister Zoran Jolevski as of Monday pays a visit to the United States.

During the visit, Jolevski will meet with current and former US administration officials, senators, congressmen and think tank representatives, Ministry of Defence said in a press release.

Jolevski is to meet with Michael Carpenter, Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense with responsibility for Russia, Ukraine, and Eurasia, while in the US Department of State he will hold a meeting with Hoyt Brian Yee, Deputy Assistant Secretary for European and Eurasian Affairs.

Moreover, Jolevski is set to meet former Defence Minister Donald Rumsfeld in Washington and El-Ghassim Wane, UN Assistant Secretary-General of the Department of Peacekeeping Operations at the UN headquarters in New York.

Additionally, Jolevski will attend Washington’s annual National Prayer Breakfast, press release reads.