The international community suggested that there be no deadline, the SDSM suggested there be an 18-month deadline and Gruevski proposed 18 months, after which Zaev and Gruevski decided on a 18-month deadline for the Special Public Prosecutor’s Office to finish their investigations and charges.
Peter Vanhoutte, the mediator in the negotiations for finding a solution to end the political crisis told the “Truthmeter” of the arrangement over the deadline.
“Meta” asked the parties on two occasions how they came to the agreement over the deadline, but never received a response.
One of the most accomplished mediators, Vanhoutte who worked among the major political parties during negotiations discusses with “Truthmeter” that particular moment and many others regarding the Special Public Prosecution.
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