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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...

Remembering the “Greek Titanic”, the Worst Naval Disaster in Modern Greek History

The sinking of the Greek passenger steamer "Himara" on January 19, 1947 near South Evia, with a loss of at least 383 people, has...

Friction in Greece-Albania Relations Not New, but Progress has been Made

The recent killing of Konstantinos Katsifas by Albanian police forces has added to the existing friction between the two neighbors. The shooting death of...

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...

Greece Blasts Albanian Government for Demolition of Minority’s Property

On Thursday Greece's foreign ministry accused the Albanian government of promoting measures for the demolition of property belonging to members of the Greek national...

Albania PM Calls Cham Community’s Land Claims a ‘Human Rights Issue’ Not Irredentist

On Tuesday during an interview with Skai TV, Albanian Prime Minister Edi Rama downplayed claims recently made by the Cham community concerning their outcries...

Albania Tears Down 19 Greek Homes and Tells Athens to Be Grateful That Acropolis...

A decision by local authorities at the Albanian town of Himara to demolish the homes of 19 ethnic Greek families at a predominantly ethnic...

Greek-Albanian Fistfight Over ‘Land Grab’ at Himara Village [video]

A new round of friction in relations between Greece and Albania after tension flared at Himara, a village south of Albania, with violence connected to...

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