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24.05.19

Tirana, 23 May 2019, dtt-net.com – Albanian premier called yet again his political opponents to direct dialogue over ongoing crisis in the EU candidate country but he got negative answer as opposition leader wants government to resign and early parliamentary elections.

23.05.19

Tirana, 22 May 2019, dtt-net.com – The leader of the Vetevendosje (Self-determination), Albin Kurti reiterated the wish of the party and his own for Kosovo and Albania making a single unified country, a nightmare for the EU which fears redraw of borders would cause instability and new conflict across the Western Balkans region.

23.05.19

Paris/Tirana, 23 May 2019, dtt-net.com - According to former French Minister for European Affairs Nathalie Loiseau, France will not allow its European Union partners next month to decide on opening membership talks with the two countries of the Balkan region.

23.05.19

Skopje, 23 May 2019, dtt-net.com  -  Two years after its existence the government of North Macedonia today entered into a serious crisis as Albanian main partner party is strongly protesting appointment of intelligence agency’s new chief - by newly elected president of the country – whom it suspects of being involved in deadly incident of May 2015 in northern town Kumanovo.

22.05.19

Sarajevo, 22 May 2019, dtt-net.com – Serb chairman of Bosnia and Herzegovina’s (BiH) tri-partite presidency today blamed Bosniaks over delays on forming new coalition govermnet seven months since general elections.

22.05.19

Tirana, 22 May 2019, dtt-net.com – Albanian president Ilir Meta said the EU and US backed judicial reform process launched in 2016 isn’t showing any results, but European diplomats in Tirana hit back saying the contrary and called on all sides to support it.

22.05.19

Skopje, 22 May 2019, dtt-net.com – A ruling party of Ethnic Albanians in North Macedonia proposed a mayor judiciary reform in the EU candidate country aimed at clearing the system of corrupted officials, judges and prosecutors.

21.05.19

Podgorica, 21 May 2019, dtt-net.com -  Hundreds of citizens took the streets today in Montenegrin capital Podgorica in series of protests calling for resignation of President Milo Djukanovic and his government since February.

21.05.19

Skopje, 21 May 2019, dtt-net.com – New President of North Macedonia today signed a total of 21 laws left by his predecessor because of a discord with the governing coalition of the Prime Minister Zoran Zaev who renamed the country.

21.05.19

Berlin/Tirana, 21 May 2019, dtt-net.com – German Minister for European Affaires said that Albanian opposition with its protests since February associated with violence in several occasions is “threatening” Albania’s reform achievements in rule of law which the country needs for closer ties with the EU.