Latest Tirana News

Albanian opposition holds new rally to seek PM's resignation

Mar. 03, 2023 08:53 AM EST

TIRANA, Albania (AP) — Thousands of Albanian opposition supporters protested anew in the capital Tirana Friday, calling for the prime minister’s resignation for alleged corruption and mishandling of the small Balkan nation’s economy. Demonstrators gathered in front of the main...

Tirana protests UK official's 'verbal lynching' of Albanians

Jan. 16, 2023 10:28 AM EST

TIRANA, Albania (AP) — Albania on Monday handed a verbal note to the British ambassador to Tirana to protest what it called a “verbal lynching” by a U.K. official in comments about Albanian immigrants in the country. The paper expressed “concern on the last statement of the...