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  Italian FM to visit Tirana on Albania's EU Italian FM to visit Tirana on Albania's EU bidShanghai Daily (subscription)TIRANA, July 25 (Xinhua) -- Italian Foreign Minister Federica Mogherini will pay an official visit to Albania on Friday, for discussions with Albanian leaders on the latter's bid for European Union (EU) membership, according to Albanian Telegraphic ...
Posted on 25 July 2014 | 5:36 am
  Share your news and views - your news and Nirvana celebrated being on top of the Billboard charts with Nevermind and Barbara Kendall took board sailing gold at the Barcelona Olympics, Albania was waking up to a new day, no longer under the communist iron fist. Twenty-two years on, the ...
Posted on 24 July 2014 | 4:41 pm
  Greece – Albania Relations Tested by Greek ReporterGreece – Albania Relations Tested by Minority ConcernsGreek ReporterAccording to the Albanian government plans, the merger of provinces with Greek minorities with more distant provinces will alter national and religious balances. In addition, a recent nationalist resurgence in local media has complicated talks. The ...and more »
Posted on 24 July 2014 | 3:09 am
  Albania secures a $135 million credit line - Albania secures a $135 million credit lineFox BusinessTIRANA, Albania – Albania has secured a 100 million-euro ($135 million) credit line from the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development to help insure bank deposits when required. The EBRD, which was created in 1991 to assist the countries of the ...Albania: €100 million stand-by credit line to compensate insured Business NewsAlbanian economic sentiment rises in Q2Shanghai Daily (subscription)all 8 news articles »
Posted on 17 July 2014 | 3:15 am
  Inside Europe's Mystical Sufi Lodges, Part Inside Europe's Mystical Sufi Lodges, Part IV: AlbaniaNational GeographicThe roaring is faint at first, then it grows closer, until everyone in the only coffee shop of Krasta, an industrial ghost town in Albania's interior, is looking out to see who it is. Communist-era housing blocks, now falling apart, line the other side ...
Posted on 11 July 2014 | 11:03 am


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  Greece Acquires First Solar BoatsGreece acquired its first two solar boats. The boats will be used for leisure trips in the protected areas of Small and Big Prespa lakes in the Greek borders with Albania, in the framework of the transnational project entitled “Green Boat.”
Posted on 29 July 2014 | 2:30 am
  EU and the Balkans co-operate against humanPolice said traffickers charge 2,000 euros on a route that usually carries immigrants via the route from Greece to Serbia, or from Greece to Albania and Montenegro. Trafficking has become one of the most profitable activities in the Mediterranean ...
Posted on 29 July 2014 | 12:48 am
  Inquiry finds 'indications' of organThe investigation was prompted by a 2011 report by Council of Europe member Dick Marty that accused senior KLA commanders of involvement in the smuggling of Serb prisoners into northern Albania and the removal of their organs for sale. Prime Minister ...
Posted on 29 July 2014 | 12:39 am
  Kosovo prosecutor suspects some killed forThe EU probe followed a 2011 Council of Europe report alleging that the rebel Kosovo Liberation Army ran detention camps on Albania's border during Kosovo's war for independence from Serbia. It alleged that civilian captives were killed there and their ...
Posted on 29 July 2014 | 12:39 am
  Williamson: Kosovo Albanian KLA harvestedTheir bodies were smuggled from Serbia into Albania for harvesting. He said, “In order to prosecute […] requires a level of evidence we have not yet secured. This is not to say that this evidence will not come together and we certainly continue to ...
Posted on 29 July 2014 | 12:29 am
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