| Mar 11, 2014
| 10:38 AM
TIRANA (Reuters) - Albanian police arrested seven people on Tuesday, including two Islamic preachers, on charges of recruiting followers to fight in Syria and seized a cache of bullets and weapons.
| Feb 17, 2014
| 8:37 AM
* Lofty talk of cooperation after Kosovo's 2008 secession
* Ethnic Albanians a big majority of Kosovo population
* Potential in agriculture, tourism, energy
By Benet Koleka and Fatos Bytyci
TIRANA/PRISTINA, Feb 17 (Reuters) - Shortly after Kosovo...
| Nov 15, 2013
| 5:32 PM
WASHINGTON — Despite pressure from the Obama administration, Albania's prime minister said Friday that he would not allow the destruction of Syria's chemical weapons in the European country.
Prime Minister Edi Rama surprised some Western officials...
| Nov 10, 2013
| 7:00 AM
WASHINGTON — For years, when the United States has needed to hand off a dirty diplomatic chore, one obscure nation has reliably raised its hand: Albania.
A poor sliver of a country clinging to the edge of Europe, Albania took in ethnic Uighur...