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News: Albania

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Albania auctions communist-era aircraft

Wednesday, February 3rd 2016, 17:22

Albania is to auction off some 40 military aircraft and helicopters that date back to the communist era.
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Albania protesters scuffle with police

Tuesday, December 8th 2015, 14:08
related places: Tirana

Thousands of Albanian opposition supporters scuffle with police during an anti-government protest in the capital Tirana.
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Albania drone arrest before Serbia game

Thursday, October 8th 2015, 9:01
related countries: Serbia and Montenegro Serbia and Montenegro

A man who flew a drone into a football stadium in Serbia during a Euro 2016 qualifier last October is arrested ahead of the return leg in Albania.
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Germany raises bar for Balkan migrants

Tuesday, September 29th 2015, 13:28
related countries: Germany Germany

Germany's cabinet approves a new asylum law aimed at reducing the number of migrants arriving from Kosovo, Montenegro and Albania.
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Kosovo approves war crimes court

Tuesday, August 4th 2015, 10:08

Kosovo's parliament votes to set up a special court to investigate alleged war crimes committed by Kosovo Albanian rebels in the war in the 1990s.
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The troubleshooting teddies of Tirana

Saturday, August 1st 2015, 23:04
related places: Tirana

Why Albanians are hanging cuddly toys from their rooftops
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Albania awarded 'drone match' win

Friday, July 10th 2015, 12:34
related countries: Serbia and Montenegro Serbia and Montenegro

Albania are awarded a 3-0 victory over Serbia in a reversal of a Uefa decision made after a Euro qualifier was abandoned.
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Thousands in Macedonia protest

Sunday, June 14th 2015, 3:45
related countries: Macedonia Macedonia
related places: Skopje

About 2,000 people march in Macedonia's capital Skopje demanding equal rights for the country's Albanian minority, amid political turmoil.
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Albania opens communist police files

Friday, May 1st 2015, 12:27

Albania's parliament passes a law opening up communist-era secret police files to people who were spied on.
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VIDEO: Fight for survival in Albania floods

Sunday, February 8th 2015, 8:40

Residents in southern Albania have been forced from their homes, after torrential rain hit parts of the Balkans over the past week.
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