Country: Albania
Tiranë District
Population: 418 495

Serbia seeks amendments to Tirana declaration

TIRANA - Tirana is hosting the first Ukraine-Southeast Europe summit, to also be attended by Serbian President Aleksandar Vucic.

Albanian PM Edi Rama and Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy are expected to discuss the war in Ukraine and its consequences.

There is still no agreement on the text of a declaration to be adopted at the end of the summit, Tanjug learns.

Albania Gripped by Anti-Government Unrest: Clashes and Arrests Rock Tirana

Tensions escalated in Albania as anti-government protests erupted into clashes between demonstrators and law enforcement in the capital city of Tirana. Thousands of supporters of the opposition Democratic Party converged outside the parliament building, demanding the immediate release of party leader Sali Berisha, who has been under house arrest since December 31 on charges of corruption.

Vučić: "We are signing two protocols"; 6 billion euros on the table VIDEO

First, a panel discussion of leaders will be held, in which Vui, Prime Minister of Montenegro Milojko Spaji, Prime Minister of Albania Edi Rama, Prime Minister of the Interim Institutions in Pristina Albin Kurti, Prime Minister of North Macedonia Dimitar Kovaevski will take part.

European Commission’s progress report on Albania highlights Beleri case

The European Commission's progress report on Albania, an EU hopeful, highlights the case of Fredi Beleri, an issue that continues to cause tensions between Athens and Tirana. Beleri has been in detention since May, facing allegations of vote buying, following his election as the mayor of the predominantly ethnic-Greek city of Himare in southern Albania.

Dacic: Meeting with Baerbock difficult but fair, double standards must be avoided

TIRANA - Serbian First Deputy PM and FM Ivica Dacic said on Friday he had had a "difficult but fair" meeting with German FM Annalena Baerbock in Tirana and that he had pointed out that double standards must be avoided in a resolution of the Kosovo-Metohija issue, as well as that the latest escalation in the Serbian province was a result of failure to implement the provisions of the Brussels Agr

Momirovic: Serbia has registered 1.7 bln euro trade surplus with region

TIRANA - Serbian Minister of Internal and External Trade Tomislav Momirovic said on Tuesday in Tirana regional cooperation was extremely important to Serbia and that this was indicated by the fact Serbia had seen a 1.7 bln euro trade surplus with countries in the region in the first seven months of this year alone.