Weather conditions have slightly improved in Albania allowing damage assessment after widespread flooding. Over 5,000 hectares are still submerged
Albanian villagers were still stranded in flooded homes on Monday, after the southern Vjosa River overflowed its banks on Sunday (February 1).
Heavy rain has lead to severe flooding in Greece, Albania and the former Yugoslavian republic of Macedonia. (FYROM) In one region troops were
Flooding in Albania has killed at least three people. Torrential rain caused power cuts and water outages. Schools were closed in the west and south
Several small businesses owned by Albanians in the Serbian cities of Novy Sad and Vrsac were attacked on Thursday night by unknown assailants. This
Pope Francis has begun his first official European visit, touching down in Albania on Sunday (21 September) morning.
The pontiff was greeted by the
Authorities in the Albanian capital Tirana have been preparing to welcome Pope Francis on his first visit to a European country.
After days of protest, demonstrators had left the Albanian prime minister in no doubt as to how they felt about a US request for the country to
About 5000 Albanians have been protesting in the country’s capital Tirana against plans for the country to be used as a base for dismantling Syrian
Albania should join the European Union “within the next ten years”, PM Edi Rama said in an interview broadcast on euronews on Wednesday.
Albania’s opposition leader Edi Rama has claimed a landslide election victory.
With ballots counted from 94 percent of polling stations, his
Albania’s two main political factions are both claiming victory in the country’s tense parliamentary elections.
With around ten percent of the
The parliamentary election in Albania is in full swing with Prime Minister Sali Berisha seeking a third term in office, but facing a strong challenge
An Albanian opposition activist has been killed and a ruling party parliamentary candidate wounded in a shootout as polls opened in tense elections
In the streets of Tirana, Albania, plenty of women danced on Valentine’s Day. Romantic, but not only: a lot of women all over the world decided to
The remains of King Ahmet Zogu of Albania have been returned from France where he died in 1961, and re-buried in his homeland.
The ceremony comes
In the sunny Albanian city of Tirana, Kosovo-born singer Rona Nishliu gets ready for the Eurovision Song Contest – where she will represent Albania
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International Human Rights Film Festival Albania at the Academy of Film and Multimedia Marubi. By AFMM
A tiny Albanian village unveiled a statue in honour of George W. Bush, in a square also named after him on Wednesday.
The 2.85m bronze sculpture
Albania’s opposition leader, Edi Rama has accused the ruling party of voting irregularities in mayoral elections.
It was just the first salvo