COVID-19: 4 victims, 133 cases in past 24h

COVID-19: 4 victims, 133 cases in past 24h

TIRANA, Aug. 31 – Four patients passed away due to the coronavirus during the last 24 hours, bringing the total death toll to 284 victims in the country. Furthermore, 133 coronavirus cases were confirmed in the last 24 hours, bringing

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Solidarity Movement – or the beginning of the end of communism

Solidarity Movement – or the beginning of the end of communism

By Karol BACHURA “Solidarity” (Polish: Solidarność) Independent Self-governing Trade Union "Solidarity" was founded in August 1980 at the Lenin Shipyard in Gdańsk, Poland. Subsequently, it was the first independent union in a Warsaw Pact country to be recognized by the state. The union's membership peaked at 10 million in September

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N. Macedonia: Parliament votes in new Gov't

N. Macedonia: Parliament votes in new Gov't

TIRANA, Aug. 31 – The North Macedonia parliamentary voting on the new government concluded with Zoran Zaev's return as Prime Minister of North Macedonia, eight months after his resignation. The new cabinet was elected with 62 votes in favor and

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Japan donates 3D Laparoscopy System to the University Hospital of Obstetrics – Gynecology “Queen Geraldine”

Japan donates 3D Laparoscopy System to the University Hospital of Obstetrics – Gynecology “Queen Geraldine”

TIRANA, Aug. 28 – A 3D Laparoscopy System for gynecologic laparoscopic surgeries has been handed over to the University Hospital of Obstetrics-Gynecology “Queen Geraldine” in the framework of Japan’s Grant Scheme “Grant Assistance for Grassroots Human Security Projects” (GGP). It is the first time that a 3D Laparoscopic System is

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Albania: 1.6 billion illicit financial flows

Albania: 1.6 billion illicit financial flows

TIRANA, Aug. 27 – A significant portion of Illicit Financial Flows in Albania run on the illicit proceeds of corruption and drug trafficking, according to Global Initiative's latest report. The report highlights corruption as a widespread phenomenon in Albania, which

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Belarus crisis, Special Council convenes in Vienna

Belarus crisis, Special Council convenes in Vienna

TIRANA, Aug. 28 – OSCE Chair-in-person Edi Rama has called on Belarus President Lukashenko to agree to starting negotiations to resolve the political crisis that has gripped the country since the August 9 elections. During the Special Council focused on

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"Solidarity" in Poland

Professor Timothy Snyder BIO: English historian The creation of “Solidarity” is one of the most important events in the history of Poland and the world at the end of the 20th century. It became a moment that changed the essence

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Albania – Greece dispute for the sea

Albania – Greece dispute for the sea

TIRANA, Aug. 26 – Greece's Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis announced that the Greek government will soon submit a plan to expand its maritime borders from 6 to 12 miles in the Ionian Sea. According to Greek newspaper Ekathimerini, during Wednesday's

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COVID-19: 4 victims, 168 new cases in past 24h

COVID-19: 4 victims, 168 new cases in past 24h

TIRANA, Aug. 26 – Four patients passed away due to the coronavirus during the last 24 hours, bringing the total death toll to 263 victims in the country. Furthermore, a record of 168 coronavirus cases were confirmed in the last

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Serbian team wins against KF Tirana

Serbian team wins against KF Tirana

TIRANA, Aug. 26 – Albania is officially out of UEFA Champions League after KF Tirana lost to Serbian team Crvena Zvezda last night. Crvena Zvezda scored the goal of the match in the 60th minute. A mistake in the positioning

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