The President and Supreme Commander of the Armed Forces, Stevo Pendarovski, visited today the “Mirce Acev” barracks in Prilep and the areas around the village Toplica caught by fire.
The members of the Army deployed in the barracks informed President Pendarovski about the ongoing activities they are undertaking in extinguishing the fires in the Prilep region. As they said, the Prilep barracks is coordinating with members of the Army from several surrounding municipalities, emphasizing the excellent cooperation of the Army with other institutions.
“Many thanks once again to you and your families. No one will forget this extraordinary effort you are making. I hope that the fires will not last long and that you will be able to slowly return to your regular military service and your families”, President Pendarovski told the members of the Army.
During the tour of the places caught by fire in the vicinity of the village Toplica, President Pendarovski was informed about the engaged army capacities, as well as the obligations of the Army in extinguishing the fires in this area.
In the talks with the members of the Army, President Pendarovski stressed their professionalism and commitment. In this regard, as President Pendarovski said, the selfless engagement of all members of the Army in recent days will be properly valued.