Church, Ethnic Greeks Reject Albanian Census

Official results of a census held in 2011 in Albania are unacceptable and unrealistic, the Orthodox Church of Albania has stated. The Democratic Union...

President of Albania, orders the construction of cemeteries for Greek Soldiers

Albania’s President, Bamir Topi (foto) ratified the agreement between Greece and Albania on the “research, identification and burial of Greek soldiers who died in...

Census Shows 24,361 Greeks in Albania

A census in Albania taken in October, 2011 and released by the Pioneer Minister Gents Polo showed there were 24,361 Greeks in the country's...

Leaders of Orthodox Churches Visit Tirana

Leaders of Orthodox churches consecrated the Resurrection of Christ Cathedral in Tirana on Sunday. The consecration service – a major event for all Orthodox churches...

Archbishop Anastasios Inaugurates Modern Ophthalmology and Otorhinolaryngology Centre in Tirana

Archbishop Anastatios inaugurates modern Ophthalmology and Otorhinolaryngology Centre in Tirana, Albania. A new, modern-equipped Ophthalmology and Otorhinolaryngology Unit was inaugurated in Tirana by the Archbishop of...

OMONOIA Measures the Size of Greek Minority in Albania

The Democratic Union of the Greek Minority (DEEM) - Omonoia, a social, political and cultural organization in Albania that promotes minority rights for the...

Albania: Edi Rama Acknowledges Greeks of Himara

Edi Rama became the first prime minister in the history of Albania to recognize and acknowledge the Greek community of Himara. Until recently, Albanian...

Albanian Police Arrests 6 for Murder of Greek National

Albanian police detained 6 persons accused of the murder of a Greek national, RIA Novsti reports. 35-year-old Aristotelis Goumas was murdered on Thursday in the...

Ethnic Greeks to Protest House Demolitions in Himara

Ethnic Greeks in Himara are to hold a rally on Monday to protest a decision by Albanian authorities to demolish several homes belonging to...

Albania Candidate for EU Membership

The EU Member States decided on Tuesday to grant Albania a candidate status on the country's accession to the European Union, but negotiations will be long...