Albania

  • BURSA PER STUDENTE PhD dhe STAF AKADEMIK

    Programi i Bursave të Fondacionit Shoqëria e Hapur –Soros, shpall thirrjen për Aplikime për Bursat : Civil Society Scholar Awards ( CSSA ), për vitin Akademik 2014 -2015. AFATI 27 PRILL 2014 QËLLIMI : Civil Society Scholar Awards (CSSA) mbështet lëvizshmërinë akademike ndërkombëtare për të mundësuar studentët e doktoraturës...
  • 26 DEAD OVER 300 WOUNDED IN ALBANIA BLAST EXPLOSION

    A chain of massive explosions at an ammunition depot over the weekend kill 26 people and leave over 300 injured near the Tirana capital of Albania. Some 1,000 soldiers and 500 policemen search for victims throughout the disaster zone, with unexploded shells and munitions from the communist-era military depot...
  • The Netherlands vetoes Albania’s EU candidate status

    EXCLUSIVE/EURActive / The Dutch parliament has voted against a government proposal to grant Albania the status of EU candidate, preventing EU leaders from rubberstamping the proposal during a summit in Brussels on 19-20 December. The Dutch parliament adopted yesterday (12 December) a decision which obliges the government of Prime Minister Mark Rutte...
  • 101 Anniversary of the Albanian Independence

    Albanians outside the territories of political administrative Albania have consistently sought the attitudes to crash Dayton conference which denies the right to self-determination of Albanians outside the administrative territories of as it is called “Administrative Albania”. To fulfill such a request of national unity, the Albanians fought with Western...
  • The BIG DOUBT

    Albanian Prime Minister Edi Rama, in his presentation to the media, while speaking to the confirmation response whether  would accept the U.S. offer of Syria’s chemical weapons disposal program during a press conference statement of afternoon November 15th, 2013 says: “Yes, in principle, we are willing to support this...
  • Syria's Chemical Warfare in Albania

    Vedat Xhymshiti | between THE frontlines We will get united in the Kosovo’s capital city’s squares and march toward the Albanian embassy in Pristina, to humanly oppose international initiatives that aim to use the territory of the Republic of Albania for the destruction of chemical weapons confiscated by the Syrian Arab...
  • PROTESTË! Kundër Importit të Armëve Kimike në Shqipëri

    Vedat Xhymshiti | between THE frontlines Të bashkohemi në sheshin ‘SKENDERBE’, të marshojmë drejt ambasadave Shqiptare dhe Amerikane në Prishtinë, për të kundërshtuar njerëzisht nismat ndërkombëtare që kanë për qëllim përdorimin e territorit të Republikës së Shqipërisë për asgjësimin e armëve kimike, të konfiskuara nga Republika Arabe e Sirisë, në bazë...
  • Why Ismail Kadare Should Win the 2013 Nobel Prize in Literature

    I should hate Ismail Kadare because, apparently, he has collaborated with Enver Hoxha’s regime, and didn’t protest strongly enough the cruelties of communism—cruelties similar to those of communist Yugoslavia that have wreaked havoc on my family for more than three generations. ...
  • Women Given Unprecedented Role in Albania Cabinet

    “The new government embodies our vision of giving more responsibility to women, young people and civil society,” Rama told a press conference on Wednesday when he unveiled the names of the 19 ministers in his new cabinet. TIRANA – by Besar Likmeta for BIRN – Ninety per cent of...