4 children and 1 wounded woman return home from Al-Hawl camp

4 children and 1 wounded woman return home from Al-Hawl camp

Finalizing an operation that had been going on for weeks, the Albanian authorities with considerable help from Lebanese counterparts and from the Syrian Red Crescent have managed to repatriate four minors and one woman with debilitating wounds. Floresha Rasha with

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Albania-Azerbaijan, TAP not the only success story of cooperation

Albania-Azerbaijan, TAP not the only success story of cooperation

Exclusive Interview with H. E Ambassador of Azerbaijan to Albania, Μr. Anar Huseynov on bilateral relations potential, updates from the conflict with Armenia and more. First and foremost I would like to ask you what was your impression when you

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400 Trees of Friendship: Tirana and other capitals of the region, part of the EFB initiative

400 Trees of Friendship: Tirana and other capitals of the region, part of the EFB initiative

European Fund for the Balkans (EFB) has launched its “Trees of Friendship” initiative which will involve planting 400 trees in all regional capital cities. The idea behind it is to compensate the damage by CO2 emissions which occurred due to

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U.S. Presidential Elections and the Western Balkans: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly

U.S. Presidential Elections and the Western Balkans: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly

ANDI BALLA The United States holds its presidential election on Nov. 3. The choice of the American people between incumbent President Donald Trump and Democratic challenger Joe Biden will have a large impact not only on their country, but also

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Covid-19 pandemics: initial losses in the oil and gas industry but recuperating swiftly

Covid-19 pandemics: initial losses in the oil and gas industry but recuperating swiftly

Tirana Centre for Journalism Excellence (TCJE) in collaboration with the Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (EITI) in Albania, organized on October 23 a meeting with economic journalists at Tirana Times Book House. The meeting’s topic was ‘Covid-19 pandemics and oil and

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Albania- Greece relations : a new positive dynamics

Albania- Greece relations : a new positive dynamics

A new and more positive dynamic for the bilateral relations between Greece and Albania is possible, was the message that Greek Foreign Affairs Minister Nikos Dendias conveyed in his statement to the media, during his official visit to Albania.  Dendias

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Courts in total dysfunction: reform effects take a heavy toll

Courts in total dysfunction: reform effects take a heavy toll

After the publication of the list with the names of candidates for the Constitutional Court (CC) from the Parliament and the President of the Republic, the international community applauded the “courage of those who responded to the call to serve.”

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Biden campaign publishes position for Albania and Kosovo

Biden campaign publishes position for Albania and Kosovo

Just two weeks before the US presidential election, the Albanian-American newspaper Illyria, published a statement attributed to the candidate for president of the United States, Joe Biden, presenting certain positions in the expected foreign policy towards Albania and Kosovo. The

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Albania and Bulgaria sign a MoU in the field of tourism

Albania and Bulgaria sign a MoU in the field of tourism

The Acting Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs, Gent Cakaj, had a meeting last friday with the Deputy Prime Minister for Economic and Demographic Policies and Minister of Tourism of Bulgaria, Mariyana Nikolova. The meeting focused on discussions on the

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PM Rama urges opening of negotiations for all WB in Munich conference

PM Rama urges opening of negotiations for all WB in Munich conference

Prime Minister Edi Rama, said in Munich that it is meaningless to deprive the countries of the Western Balkans from the negotiations for membership in the European Union.

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