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Greek Military Building DNA Database to ID Fallen WWII Troops

Greece's military is setting up a DNA database to help identify the remains of Greek WWII soldiers who died and were buried in Albania. The...

Albanian PM Claims Chams Have Right to Lost Property in Greece

Albanian Prime Minister Edi Rama said Greece must recognize the rights of Cham Albanians in Greece’s Epirus region, including the right to claim lost...

There is a Cham Issue with Greece, Albanian Premier says

  There is a Cham issue with Greece and the Greek Foreign Minister heard wrong when he said there is not, Albanian Prime Minister Edi...

‘Greater Albania’ T-Shirt Shock Stirs Up Greek Social Media

Controversy has erupted after a pupil at the opening of an Albanian-medium school in Crete was pictured with a Tirana official wearing a t-shirt...

Tsipras Raises Greek Minority with Albanian PM

Amid the recent focus on Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras’ high-profile Davos meeting with FYROM leader Zoran Zaev, the Greek leader also met Albania’s Edi...

Exhumation Begins of Greek Soldiers Killed in Albania During WWII (photos)

The process of officially exhuming the remains of thousands of Greek soldiers who fell in the mountains of southern Albania at the start of...

FM Kotzias: Suspended Neighbouring Issues will be Resolved In 2018

Greek Foreign Minister, Nikos Kotzias, said that Greece is determined to resolve suspended problems with northern neighbours. “2018 is the year when we will find...

Greece Thanks Albania for Granting Citizenship to Archbishop Anastasios

President of the Hellenic Republic, Prokopios Pavlopoulos, called his Albanian counterpart Ilir Meta on the telephone on Tuesday, and thanked him for granting Albanian...

Albania to Construct Cemeteries for Fallen Greek Soldiers of 1940-41

The Albanian government took the first steps to implement the agreement between Athens and Tirana on the exhumation, identification and burial of the bones...

Greece and Albania Vow to Jointly Tackle Drugs, Cross-border Crime

Greek and Albanian police chiefs decided on Thursday on a coordinated plan of action involving police officers in Greece and Albania to deal with...

Greece and Albania take ‘Step Forward’ During Ministers’ Talks

Greece and Albania took "a step forward" in resolving open bilateral issues during a meeting of their respective foreign ministers over the weekend in...

Athens Reacts Calmly to Expropriation of Greek Homes in Himara, Albania

The Greek government has reacted very calmly to the expropriation of homes and businesses of the Greek minority in Himara, after the Albanian authorities...

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