In a precisely calibrated display of political and civil engineering, workers lifted a 14.5-meter, or 47-foot, bronze statue of Alexander the Great, weighing 30 tons, and placed it on a 15-meter-high pedestal in the central square of Skopje, the capital.
Comment by Adamantine:
Military prowess is worshiped and is probably a prerequisite to the Antichrist receiving acclaim and worship. One greater than Alexander is one day coming. Boasting has always been allowed to a military conqueror and as such the Antichrist will boast. It is expected.