Albania elections 2013

  • Opposition leads vote count in Albania: Official

    TIRANA: A coalition led by Albania’s opposition  Socialist Party was on Tuesday leading the race to form the Balkan nation’s  next government after weekend polls. With three quarters of the ballots counted, the coalition had won 53 per cent of the vote, with an alliance led by outgoing conservative...
  • Deadly shootout mars Albania vote, one dead

    Albania’s ruling coalition led by Prime Minister Sali Berisha’s Democratic Party and the leftist opposition led by Socialist Party leader Edi Rama both claimed they had won most votes in Sunday’s parliamentary elections, media reported. As polling stations closed at 7 p.m. local time (1700 GMT) after 12 hours...