Kosovo

Hard-Fought Win for Greece at Kosovo for the UEFA Nations League

The Greek National Team returned to winning ways in Kosovo, defeating the home side 2-1 on Sunday in round two of the 2020/2021 UEFA Nations League. With barely two minutes on the clock Kostas Fortounis sliced the ball across the...

Albanian and Kosovar Leaders Mull ‘Greater Albania’ by 2025

Albanian Prime Minister Edi Rama stoked controversy on Monday following a meeting in the city of Peja, Kosovo between representatives of the Albanian and Kosovo governments. Rama spoke forcefully about the ongoing efforts of the two sides to achieve the unification of...

Greek Foreign Minister Focuses on Active Foreign Policy in the Balkans

Greek Foreign Minister Nikos Kotzias expressed his intention for an active foreign policy in the Balkans with specific immediate steps, late on Wednesday, in statements to a radio station. He announced that he will make a tour to the Western Balkans...

18-Year-Old Jihadist Arrested in Greek-Albanian Border

An 18-year-old Albanian national was arrested yesterday morning at the Kakavia border crossing station between Greece and Albania on charges of involvement in armed conflicts and war operations in third countries, such as Syria, as the General Police Directorate of...

Greek Restaurant Chain Branch Out to Kosovo

The Greek Group Vivartia proceeded in another strategic agreement in order to branch out its business in Kosovo’s market. In this way the group abides by its commitment for extroversion and continuous promotion of the Greek entrepreneurship in foreign...

Greece Beginning To Look Like Kosovo

With Greece's unemployment at a record 27.6 percent and 64.9 percent for those under 25, the British newspaper the Telegraph has likened the economic catastrophe to what Kosovo was like, comparing Greece to its northern neighbor. The Telegraph opened its...

Trikala Prison Fugitives Probably in Albania

The Greek police, border guards and coast guard officers are still in search of the two dangerous escapees from the Trikala prison who remain at large. However, there is great possibility that the two Albanian fugitives, Marian Kola and Ilir...

Fotopoulou Sees Roma Trapped In Between

Among researchers in a project to study the lives of Roma, also known as gypsies, a venture called Trapped In Between, was a 24-year-old Greek woman, Ioanna Fotopoulou, a  topography engineer and activist. She visited the Roma camps and...

Greek KFOR: Situation in North Calm, Roads Open for Traffic

Greek KFOR troops set up two checkpoints on the road in Rudare and are now performing a routine traffic control. In addition to standard military SUVs, on one of the checkpoints could be seen a “badger” vehicle, designed to be...

Archbishop of Athens Ieronymos to Visit Orthodox Church of Russia

Archbishop of Athens and All Greece Ieronymos will pay a visit to the Church of Russia May 23-30 at the invitation of Patriarch Kyrill of Moscow and All Russia. Ieronymos, who will be accompanied by members of the Holy Synod...