Albania Prime Minister Edi Rama said that France President Emmanuel Macron has apologised for the wrong national anthem being played before ‘Les Bleus’ beat the … Read more
Albania is at the “end of the beginning, not the beginning of the end” of its accession to the European Union, the bloc’s ambassador to … Read more
Polish President Andrzej Duda scolded the European Union on Friday for delaying accession talks with Albania and North Macedonia, days after the EU’s current eastern … Read more
Preliminary results show that Albania’s ruling Socialist Party won all but two districts in last weekend’s municipal elections that were boycotted by the opposition.… Read more
The Copenhagen Special Investigation Unit of the Danish Police (Dansk Politi), arrested 31 individuals of a large, poly-criminal organisation, which smuggled, sold and distributed firearms … Read more
EU ministers have decided to delay opening accession talks with Albania and North Macedonia.
The European Commission last month recommended that accession talks should begin … Read more
A year ago, the European Union told two Balkan countries they could get the green light this month to start membership talks if they jumped … Read more
Pressure continues on the government of Albanian Prime Minister Rama to quit, local elections cancelled
Several thousand demonstrators took to the streets of Tirana on Saturday to demand the resignation of Prime Minister Edi Rama, clashing with security forces at … Read more
Opposition supporters in Albania hailed the decision of their MPs to quit the country’s parliament, as the European Commission and European Parliament criticized what they … Read more
The parliamentary group of the Democratic Party, Albania’s main center-right opposition block led by Lulzim Basha, has resigned from the National Assembly.
The decision was … Read more
Albanian opposition supporters broke a police cordon on Saturday after throwing petrol bombs and flares and began trying to smash the doors of the building … Read more
Balkan Insight reports that Kosovo President Hashim Thaci moved to dampen down speculation about an ethnic partition of the country, saying he was working only … Read more
The door to EU membership for Albania and Macedonia remains closed at least until June 2019, but accession is on offer if the countries make … Read more