Bushati: Albania contributes for the peace and stability in the Balkan region
Albania fully supports the priorities of the Italian chairmanship of the Organization for Security and European Cooperation, OSCE, which were presented at the beginning of the year. This was declared yesterday by the minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs, Ditmir Bushati in the 25th meeting of the OSCE Ministerial Council in Milan. According to hi...
Police launch a plan of measures for the end of the year holidays
The increase in the number of cars on the road during the end of the year holiday period leads to lots of traffic jams, mainly in the capital. For this reason, Tirana Road Police is expected to launch a number of measures which aim at preventing accidents. Police sources say that tough measures will apply on those who violate road regulation, who d...
In Marx’s footsteps
By Frrok ÇupiAlbanian Free Press columnist, Frrok Çupi analyzes the recent protests which have swept the country. In todays opinion, Çupi stops on the protest being held in Tiranas Ring Road and says that this is an attempt not to free occupied lands.Çupi says that those who protest today two decades ago came up with a slogan which seeme...
Student protest and the lack of political leaders
This article has been written for Albanian Free Press newspaper andwww.albanianfreepress.alBy Eduard ZaloshnjaThe student protests that swept the country in the recent days remind us of the December 1990 Student Movement or the days of the Great Change. Unfortunately, today we see no leaders like Sali Berisha or Gramoz Pashko welcomed by t...
Students to protest again today, 3 demands for the ministry
By Sonila IsakuWhile it started as a protest which only included students from several faculties of the Polytechnic University, the revolt of the youth against the Ministry of Education concerning university fees has also spread outside the capital. Students say that the Ministry should act on their demands as soon as possible, otherwise, they ...
Albania to take over OSCE’s chair in 2020, Soreca: A crucial role!
Albania will chair the Organization for Security and European Commissioner OSCE for 2020. Yesterday, the country has received the green light following a series of applications throughout the years. So, from 1 January 2019, the country becomes part of the Troika. The news is confirmed by Italys Twitter page.This country is the current chair ...
Hasty reactions do not serve good neighbouring relations
The Foreign ministry links the case of the deceased Mario Isak with other crimes, it alludes to racist, extremist and political acts. Greek Foreign ministry Tirana should not generalize the eventsA few hours after PM Edi Rama spoke about the need for good neighbouring relations and the improvement of relations between Albania and Greece and af...