Administration for Security and Counterintelligence

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Administration for Security and Counterintelligence

Управа за безбедност и контраразузнавање (УБК)
Uprava za bezbednost i kontrarazuznavanje (UBK)
Agency overview
Formed 1995[1]
Preceding agencies State Security Administration
UDBA
Jurisdiction World
Headquarters Skopje, Macedonia
Employees Classified
Annual budget Classified
Ministers responsible
Mitko Chavkov
Agency executive vacant, Director
Website www.mvr.gov.mk
Badge of Directorate for Security and Counterintelligence

The Administration for Security and Counterintelligence (Macedonian: Управа за безбедност и контраразузнавање), commonly referred to by the acronym UBK, is the domestic counterintelligence and security agency of the Republic of Macedonia.[2] Its headquarters are located in Skopje, and the agency is under jurisdiction of the Macedonian Ministry of Internal Affairs.[3]

The agency was founded in the People's Republic of Macedonia under the name Department for People's Protection OZNA, as the official security agency in the Macedonian socialist republic.[4] Officially, the Administration for Security and Counterintelligence, was founded in 1995 under the name Directorate for Security and Counterintelligence.[4]

Directors[edit]

# Portrait Name Mandate commenced on Mandate finished on Political Party
Before 1991 see: UDBA
State Security Administration
(Macedonian: Служба за Државна Безбедност)
1 Slobodan Bogoevski.png Slobodan Bogoevski[5] 1991 1995 SDSM[6]
Directorate for Security and Counterintelligence
(Macedonian: Дирекција за Безбедност и Контраразузнавање)
2 Dobri Velichkovski.png Dobri Velichkovski[7][8] Ciganot 1995 1998 SDSM[6]
3 Zoran Veushevski.png Zoran Verushevski [9][9][10][10] 1998 1998 none
4 Coat of arms of the Republic of Macedonia - grey.svg Bojan Bojanovski[11] 1998 2001 Democratic Alternative[6]
5 Goran Mitevski.png Goran Mitevski[12] 2001 2002 VMRO-DPMNE[6]
6 Coat of arms of the Republic of Macedonia - grey.svg Nikola Spasovski[13][14] 2002 2003 VMRO-DPMNE[6]
7 Siljan Avramovski.png Siljan Avramovski 2003 2004 SDSM[6]
Administration for Security and Counterintelligence
(Macedonian: Управа за Безбедност и Контраразузнавање)
8 Coat of arms of the Republic of Macedonia - grey.svg Mile Zechevikj 2004 2006 SDSM[6]
9 Sasho Mijalkov.png Sasho Mijalkov 2006 2015 VMRO-DPMNE[6]
10 Ljupco Andonovski.png Ljupco Andonovski 2015 present VMRO-DPMNE

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ [1] (Macedonian)
  2. ^ "Administration for Security and Counterintelligence (UBK)". Administration for Security of Classified Information of the Republic of Macedonia. 2009. Retrieved 5 November 2013. 
  3. ^ "Profile on the Director of the Administration for Security and Counterintelligence". Ministry of Internal Affairs of the Republic of Macedonia. 2011. Retrieved 5 November 2013. 
  4. ^ a b "Profile on the Administration for Security and Counterintelligence of the Republic of Macedonia". Ministry of Internal Affairs of the Republic of Macedonia. 2011. Retrieved 5 November 2013. 
  5. ^ faktor.mk Retrieved 18.05.2015 (Macedonian)
  6. ^ a b c d e f g h novamakedonija.com.mk 11.6.2009 Retrieved 18.05.2015 (Macedonian)
  7. ^ vest.com.mk 4/15/2002 Retrieved 18.05.2015 (Macedonian)
  8. ^ utrinski.com.mk 16 октомври 2006 Retrieved 18.05.2015 (Macedonian)
  9. ^ a b vest.com.mk 5/17/2001 Retrieved 16.05.2015 (Macedonian)
  10. ^ a b vest.com.mk 11/11/2002 Retrieved 16.05.2015 (Macedonian)
  11. ^ vest.com.mk 2/3/2001 Retrieved 18.05.2015 (Macedonian)
  12. ^ makedonskosonce.com Retrieved 16.05.2015 (Macedonian)
  13. ^ dnevnik.com.mk 18 март 2006 Retrieved 16.05.2015 (Macedonian)
  14. ^ utrinski.com.mk Retrieved 16.05.2015 (Macedonian)

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