Macedonian opposition also claims election victory

The Macedonian opposition Social Democrats claimed victory in elections, shortly after the ruling conservative party had announced that it had won.

AFP| Updated: Dec 12, 2016, 05:08 AM IST

Skopje: The Macedonian opposition Social Democrats claimed victory in elections, shortly after the ruling conservative party had announced that it had won.

"We are the winners!" Social Democrat leader Zoran Zaev told a cheering crowd yesterday. "We have one more seat, we are waiting for the final results ... But the trend is clearly in our favour."