Pendarovski on the occasion of October 23: To overcome the challenges of our time, to love and protect our country
President Stevo Pendarovski congratulated the citizens on the occasion of October 23 - the Day of the Macedonian Revolutionary Struggle, stating that the date of the founding of the Macedonian Revolutionary Organization is a turning point from which began the long and arduous journey to create an independent Macedonian state.
- Congratulations on October 23, the Day of the Macedonian Revolutionary Struggle. Thanks to the vision of the then advanced intellectuals for freedom and justice, the beginning of a revolutionary struggle was conceived and the progressive forces united in the pursuit of national and social ideals.
In the Macedonian revolutionary organization, Pendarovski points out, there were different approaches, concepts, ideological understandings, but always only one and only common idea - Macedonia free and independent.
- Regardless of religion, ethnicity, ideology, party or any other affiliation, let us unite around the idea of a democratic, developed, advanced and prosperous Republic of Northern Macedonia. To overcome the challenges of our time, to love and protect our country, not to get into conflicts with each other and to leave personal interest and vanity aside, says Pendarovski.
"Let us continue to build a future inspired by the patriotism, sacrifice and heroism of our revolutionaries," the president said in a statement.
"May October 23, the Day of the Revolutionary Struggle, be eternal," said President Pendarovski in a congratulatory message on the occasion of the national holiday October 23.