Palevski was brought from Belgrade to Bulgaria by a person from Skopje, he was arrested in Balikesir in Turkey
The Minister of the Interior, Oliver Spasovski, decided that Ljupco Palevski first went to Belgrade and settled in a hotel.
- Palevski from Skopje with his lawyer, in his Škoda Superb vehicle, reached Belgrade and spent the night there in a hotel. The next day, he was picked up by another person from Skopje in a Range Rover jeep and entered Bulgaria through the Gradina border crossing, after which he entered Turkey in the town of Balikesir.
The Macedonian services contacted an operational source in Turkey with confirmation that Palevski is in Balikesir and that he wants to go to Istanbul from here. He hired a taxi driver to go to Istanbul, but came back to the city again, he simulated going to Istanbul. This afternoon he was arrested by the Turkish police while he was walking through the city, said Spasovski and showed photos of the arrested Palevski sent from Turkey.