Tirana, Albania Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. British charity worker serving 20 years for 'abusing children at ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 11 | Mirror.co.uk

    A British charity worker who has served 11 years behind bars for child abuse in Albania is to be set free after his accusers admitted they lied in court. David Brown, now 66, from Edinburgh, in Scotland, was handed a 20-year sentence after two boys who were residents in a home he ran for troubled children testified against him.

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  2. Lorne PierRead the original story

    Friday Mar 10 | TrekEarth

    In my previous photo you can see the long pier in the distance. The day before I took this photo I spoke to a Turkish Cypriot man fishing from the pier's end.

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  3. Albania opposition parties threaten to boycott June electionRead the original story

    Friday Mar 10 | Cybercast News Service

    Albania's opposition parties have threatened to boycott a June parliamentary election unless the current coalition government agrees to create a caretaker cabinet to run the country until then. The opposition political parties said in a statement Friday that they would not register with the Central Election Commission without "achieving a political agreement that would secure free and fair elections."

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  4. 'Genocide not topic of new government's program' - ZaevRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 7 | B92

    Leader of Macedonia's opposition SDSM party Zoran Zaev on Friday in Skopje presented "the program of the new government" which, he said, will soon be formed. Zaev said that he would submit a new draft law on languages, and that it must be "strictly in accordance with the Constitution."

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  5. Journalist severely beaten, hospitalized in AlbaniaRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 7 | B92

    Albanian authorities should thoroughly investigate yesterday's attack on investigative journalist Elvi Fundo and swiftly bring those responsible to justice. Two unidentified assailants beat Fundo, who runs the news website Citynews.al and Radio Best, with crowbars near a train station in the capital, Tirana.

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  6. 'Tirana Platform means subordination to anther country'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 2 | B92

    Macedonian President Gjorge Ivanov has sent a letter to EU member-states, NATO's secretary-general, and the country's "strategic partners - the US and Turkey." According to the website of the president, the letter was penned "in anticipation of the meeting of the European Council" and seeks to inform the recipients of "the current situation and the latest developments in the Republic of Macedonia."

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  7. Zaev ready to support Albanians' 'genocide lawsuit'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 2 | B92

    A spokesperson for the ethnic Albanian DUI party in Macedonia says Zoran Zaev's SDSM is ready to vote in favor of a genocide lawsuit against Serbia. This is one of the points contained in the Tirana Platform of ethnic Albanian parties in Macedonia and one of the conditions for Albanians to support Zaev - to whom Macedonia's president has refused to give a mandate to form a government - for prime minister.

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  8. Macedonian President warns EU, NATO of Albanian meddlingRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 7 | EurActiv.com

    In a letter sent to European Council President Donald Tusk ahead of the 9-10 March EU summit, Macedonian President Gjorge Ivanov warned against attempts by Western powers to impose on his country a political platform "written in Tirana". On 1 March Ivanov refused to allow a coalition of Social Democrats and parties representing the country's big ethnic Albanian minority to form a government because of their pledge to allow wider official use of the Albanian language.

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  9. Albania opposition delays launch of judicial reformRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 6 | Yahoo!

    Albania's opposition boycott of parliament has delayed the launch of justice reform despite warnings from the European Union that such a move would hamper the country from launching full membership negotiations with the bloc. The Democratic Party on Monday boycotted an extraordinary parliamentary session intended to be the first step before creating the vetting bodies to evaluate the personal and professional backgrounds of some 800 judges and prosecutors.

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  10. Albania, Kosovo Deny Stirring the Pot in MacedoniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 7 | Real Clear Politics

    Experts in Tirana and Pristina say the crisis in Macedonia is mainly about a power struggle over who will form the next government - and say leaders of Albania have a right to take an interest in the fate of other Albanians in the region.

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  11. Albania opposition delays launch of judicial reformRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 6 | The Progress

    Albania's opposition boycott of parliament has delayed the launch of justice reform despite warnings from the European Union that such a move would hamper the country from launching full membership negotiations with the bloc. The Democratic Party on Monday boycotted an extraordinary parliamentary session intended to be the first step before creating the vetting bodies to evaluate the personal and professional backgrounds of judges and prosecutors.

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  12. Rows over reforms, election bog down Albania's EU accession talksRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 4 | Yahoo!

    Albania's political parties snuffed out hopes on Saturday for a compromise that would keep open the Balkan state's path to European Union membership after Brussels warned that an opposition boycott of parliament put accession talks at risk. The Democratic Party's two-week-long protest in a tent outside Prime Minister Edi Rama's office and its boycott of parliament have stalled the creation of bodies that would vet 750 judges and prosecutors.

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  13. 'Some say Tirana Platform condemns Serbian army'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 27 | B92

    SDSM leader Zoran Zaev has defended the Tirana Platform of ethnic Albanian parties in Macedonia to form a government with his party. The Macedonian politician told Croatia's state TV HRT that there was "nothing wrong in the fact it contains a formulation condemning armies from the last century for killing civilians."

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  14. EU, U.S. Criticize Macedonian President For Refusing Mandate To OppositionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 5 | Big News Network.com

    Our eNewspaper network was founded in 2002 to provide stand-alone digital news sites tailored for the most searched-for locations for news. With a traditional newspaper format, more than 100 sites were established each with a newspaper-type name to cover the highest-ranked regions, countries, cities and states.

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  15. Out of the depthsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 4 | Living Church

    ... on Religious Freedom of Vatican II, December 1965; the consultation on persecution in November 2015, in Tirana, Albania, organized by the Global Christian Forum , which gathered representatives of all the major streams in world Christianity; and the ...

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  16. Foreign policy chief presses EU integration in AlbaniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 3 | Powhatan Today

    The European Union's foreign policy chief on Friday told Albania's opposition that its boycott of Parliament was hampering the country's ability to integrate with the bloc and therefore join the EU. Federica Mogherini met with senior Albanian officials and political leaders to remind them that reforming the justice system and holding free elections were two steps needed to convince EU members to launch full membership negotiations with the country.

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  17. Importing your servers to Amazon EC2Read the original story

    Friday Mar 3 | The Code Project

    ... new machine with the old one. My name is Albert TollkuA i and I'm a software developer and entrepreneur in Tirana, Albania. I have a MSc degree in Computer Science from the University of Tirana and I've worked as software developer since 2000. ...

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  18. Albania upbeat on tourism, but justice reform delays EU talksRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 3 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Albania expects another surge in tourists this year and the economy is making progress but Economy Minister Milva Ekonomi says it is reform of the justice system that is holding back European Union membership talks. FILE PHOTO:A fisherman casts his line into the waters of the Ionian Sea in Vlore, some 150 km from Tirana, September 17, 2010.

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  19. EU Calls on Macedonia to Consider Giving Zaev Govt MandateRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 3 | Sofia News Agency

    EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini urged President Gjorge Ivanov to reconsider handing out to social democrat leader Zoran Zaev to form a new government. Political tensions have reached a new high over the past few days as Ivanov refused to give SDSM head Zoran Zaev a mandate to fork a government together with three ethnic Albanian parties including the biggest one, the Democratic Union for Integration .

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  20. EU and Russia step into Macedonia crisisRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 3 | EUobserver

    Macedonia has become the latest theatre in a tug-of-war between the West and Russia over the future of the Western Balkans. With street protests in Skopje and a constitutional crisis over the results of a recent election, Nato, the US, the EU, and the Russian foreign ministry issued contradictory statements on Thursday .

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