Albania

Croatia launches trilateral cooperation in Adriatic with Montenegro and Albania

Croatia has launched trilateral cooperation with Montenegro and Albania in the economy and environmental protection to strengthen its position in the Adriatic, Foreign and European Affairs...

Merkel lends support to Albania's hopes of EU membership

German Chancellor Angela Merkel lent her support on Monday to Albania's drive for European Union membership.

Albania-Israel match was terror target, say Kosovo police

Kosovo police say they have foiled terrorist plans, including an attack at the Albania-Israel World Cup qualifier, and arrested 19 people suspected of links to the Islamic State.

Macedonian police say Islamist attacks foiled

Macedonian police said on Thursday that Islamist terror attacks had been foiled as they announced the arrest of two citizens in a wider regional crackdown, AFP reported.

Vukovar mayor receives Albanian, Kosovo delegations

Vukovar Mayor Ivan Penava on Thursday received representatives of the Association of Albanian Defenders in the Croatian Homeland War and delegations of the Republic of Albania and Republic of...

Albania can open accession talks provided it makes progress in judiciary

European Commission has recommended the conditional opening of the accession talks for Albania as the Commission released the Progress Report on Albania for 2016 on Wednesday.

At least two drown in Albanian floods

At least two people drowned in flash floods following two days of heavy rainfall in Albania, the authorities confirmed Tuesday. 

11 arrested in Albania and Kosovo on terrorism charges

Eleven people suspected of preparing assassinations and recruiting fighters for the Islamic State group, were arrested in Albania and Kosovo, according to the AFP news agency that quoted officials...

38 Catholic martyrs beatified in Albania

Thousands of Roman Catholic believers gathered in Shkoder, Albania on Saturday to attend the beatification of 38 Catholics tortured and killed during the communist dictatorship of former Albanian...

Albanian FM urges Bosnian authorities to recognise Kosovo travel documents

Albanian Foreign Minister Ditmir Bushati called on Bosnian authorities on Monday to finally recognise Kosovo travel documents and enable its citizens to freely travel like the citizens of all...

Rama: Albania-Serbia relations at historic high

Relations between Albania and Serbia are now better than ever, I appreciate efforts made by Serbian Prime Minister Aleksandar Vucic to remove the legacy of animosities, the visiting Albanian Prime...

Serbian, Albanian PMs talk European integration, relations in region

Prime Ministers Aleksandar Vucic of Serbia and Edi Rama of Albania said in Belgrade on Thursday that the countries in the region had a big common potential for cooperation in the future and that...

Spain go top with impressive 2-0 win in Albania

Spain cruised to the top of World Cup qualifying Group G on Sunday with an authoritative 2-0 win in Albania on second-half goals from Diego Costa and Nolito.

Italian police bust Greek-Albanian drug racket, arrest 99 suspects

A major Greek-Albanian drugs cartel that supplied Italian Mafia groups with hard and soft narcotics has been dismantled with 99 arrests, Italy's financial police Guardia di Finanza said Tuesday....

Albania defeat Macedonia in World Cup qualifier

Albania defeated Macedonia 2-1 Tuesday in a football World Cup qualifier which had been abandoned the previous evening after a heavy rainstorm.