Fireworks explode next to a bronze statue of Alexander the Great, ...
Sep 9th, 2011
(Reuters) - Fireworks explode next to a bronze statue of Alexander the Great, in Skopje September 8, 2011. Thousands of Macedonians poured into the capital Skopje on Thursday to mark 20 years of independence in a celebration loaded with national pride but stirring controversy at home and abroad. REUTERS/Ognen Teofilovski (MACEDONIA - Tags: ANNIVERSARY POLITICS) -
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