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Magnitude 5.3 and 4.9 Earthquakes Shake Greek-Albanian Border

Two major earthquakes with a magnitude of 5.3 and 4.9 on the Richter scale hit the Greek-Albanian border at 07:26  and 10:00 local time...

Athens Warns Albania on its Treatment of Greek Minority

The Greek Foreign Ministry warned neighboring Albania on Thursday that its European Union prospects were directly linked to respecting the ethnic Greek minority living...

EU Deploys Border Guards on Albania-Greece Border

Teams from the European Border and Coast Guard Agency, or Frontex, will patrol Albania's borders with Greece for the first time, it was announced...

Greek Indifference to Albanian “State Mafia” Targeting Hellenic Minority

*This editorial piece was originally published in Greek in Hellas Journal  by Giorgos Harvalias  It is noteworthy how insensitive Greek politicians are to the ongoing maltreatment...

Greek Foreign Minister Warns Albania After Removal of Bilingual Signposts

Greek Foreign Minister George Katrougalos warned Albania on Monday that Athens will take legal action if the rights of the Greek minority in Albania...

Albania Retreats on Threat to Seize Albanian-Greek Properties

The Albanian government has removed a clause from its Government Gazette which allowed for the arbitrary confiscation and impoundment of land and properties of...

President Pavlopoulos Urges Ankara, Skopje And Tirana To Respect European Law

The President of the Republic of Greece, Prokopios Pavlopoulos, is paying a two-day official visit to Montenegro, where he sent a strong message to...

“You Have Forgotten Us”, Says Katsifas Family

The parents of Konstantinos Katsifas, the 35-year-old man who was slain by Albanian police on October 28, recently sent a letter to Greek Prime Minister...

Athens Blasts Albania Over Greek Property Expropriation

Greece expressed its "deep concern" on Tuesday over the recent decision by the Albanian government to "arbitrarily" expropriate property belonging to the Greek minority...

Tension at Greece-Albania Border over Konstantinos Katsifas’ Memorial Service (video)

There was tension on Saturday morning at the Greece-Albania border as Albanian police used strict checks to deter Greek citizens from going to Konstantinos Katsifas' 40-day...

Greece Blamed in Deaths of Four Albanians

Albania's foreign ministry issued a statement on Wednesday blaming Greek authorities for the deaths of four Albanian citizens residing in Greece. All the deaths...

Albanian PM Says Greeks and Albanians Have Deep Ties

Albanian PM Edi Rama (third from left). Photo AMNA Relations between Greece and Albania are "historical and traditional", said Albanian Prime Minister Edi Rama on...

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