How Many Members in Albania’s Greek Minority?

 Vasil Bollano is the chairman of “Omonoia,” an association which represents the rights of Albania’s Greek minority. In a press conference that took place...

Greece Will Support Albania’s Plan to Enter the EU

The President of the Greek Republic--Karolos Papoulias--ended his two-day visit in Tirana and Gjirokastër assuring that Greece will support Albania’s plan to enter the...

Dule Elected Vice President of Albanian Parliament

The Albanian parliament, in today’s meeting, Thursday 26 September, decided by vote the election of the president of the Human Rights Union Party, Vaggelis...

Berisha Intervenes Over Permet

Outgoing Albanian Prime Minister Sali Berisha blasted Greek authorities who complained that a Greek Orthodox Church in Permet was being seized and vandalized, with...

Albania Seizes Orthodox Church

Tension still prevails in Përmet in Albania, where hundreds of Orthodox residents of the town came into conflict with the forces of private police...

New Violent Episodes in Përmet

After the scenes of brutality that were recorded against clergymen on August 17 at the Church of the Virgin Mary in Përmet, a town...

Albanians Pull Down Bell Tower in Përmet

Scenes of brutality against clergymen took place on August 17 at the Church of the Virgin Mary in Përmet, a town in Albania, capital...

Albania’s Greeks Want Political Plums

After the Albanian Prime Minister, Edi Rama, announced his new government in which no minister from the Greek minority participates, the organization Omonoia, a...

Six Deputies of Greek Descent in Albanian Parliament

A total of six deputies of Greek descent are participating in the new Parliament of Albania. They all belong to different political parties, which...

Old Church in Korçë Plundered

The  400-year-old church of Saint George in Moscopole, in the Korçë District, southeastern Albania, was plundered in the early morning hours of June 17. The thieves...