Vague statement from US Embassy in Kosova condemns historical revisionism and legal measures against it

The Embassy of the United States responded indirectly to President of Serbia recent statement that about OSCE Verification Mission faking... »

A great show of solidarity by the diaspora – now we expect transparency from the government of Albania

The tragedy should serve also as an occasion to move toward ending the political crisis in Albania   By Harry... »

After Devastating Earthquake, Albania Begins to Bury Victims

By Keida Kostreci November 29, 2019  – Albanians began the week on a high note, as they prepared to celebrate the... »

28th of November is much more than the “Albanian 4th of July”

On November 28th, 1443, Albania’s National Hero, Gjergj Kastriot Skënderbeu (George Kastriot Skanderbeg) captured the Castle of Kruja (Croia) that... »

EDES War Criminals Confess About Their Crimes in Chameria…75 years later..

Ilir Ademi Today there exists an irrefutable body of documentation that proves the that the Greek crimes against Albanians of... »

A shocking discovery for the family of a communism victim

Luan Mersini, a political prisoner, executed in 1968, was preserved in a lab, and was found thirty years later among... »

A significant factor to determine the U.S.-Serbian relations

“The Bytyqi brothers gave their lives to fight injustice. Now, we must return this favor and deliver justice for their... »

Ismail Kadare is a strong and beautiful voice for the people of a neglected corner of Europe

Form the archives of Illyria newspaper: Our interview with Dr. John K. Cox, professor of Wheeling Jesuit University, on October... »

Bronx President Ruben Diaz Jr hosts the annual Albanian Independence Day celebration

On Thursday, November 21, 2019, Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. hosted his annual celebration of Albania’s Independence. The event,... »

Hopes for the future dashed: Balkans security after the French veto

The European Council’s failure to open accession negotiations with North Macedonia and Albania could mark a turning point for peace... »

Wall to Wall: From Berlin to Tirana, 30 years later

By Ruben Avxhiu When the Berlin Wall collapsed 30 years ago, communist Albania, strangely enough, had a much better relationship... »

Only the people of Kosova can speak for Kosova

This project of Balkans Schengen will open the way for the Russian interference in the Balkans   By Harry Bajraktari... »

Chronically hopeful for the future of my country

Excerpt from the statement of Kosova’s Ambassador Vlora Çitaku, during the recent session about Kosova, at the United Nation’s Security... »

A great election night for the Albanian-American community

Five out of seven candidates were elected or reelected in office, as the political engagements among immigrants and children of... »

Four Albanian-Americans running for office on November 5

By Ruben Avxhiu   Vedat Gashi is running for a seat on the Westchester County Board of Legislators Vedat has... »

Mother Teresa author gets Albanian Nation’s Ambassador Award

(Reposted from: London, Oct. 7, 2019: A Mother Teresa of Calcutta research scholar in the United Kingdom was honoured... »

Congratulations on your elections, people of Kosova!

Lesson in democracy, hope for the future, and a historical chance   By Agim Aliçkaj, MSc New York – On... »

Albanians have a great friend at the Chair of the House Foreign Affairs Committee

The resolution on Bytyci brothers adds to the long list of contributions that Congressman Engel has made since he was... »

House of Representatives Unanimously Passes “Bytyqi” Resolution

October 22, 2019 – For the first time, the U.S. Congress’ House of Representatives unanimously passed H.Con.Res. 32, a resolution... »

Two Young Angels, Gone Too Soon

This last Sunday, our community lost two young souls in a road accident. The families and friends of 17-year-old Altin... »

Shame on the Nobel Prize Committee! They honored a war crimes apologist

By Harry Bajraktari The Nobel Prize Committee for Literature 2019 decided to award this year’s much coveted prize to Peter... »

Bipartisan call from US Congress to EU: Grant visa liberalization to Kosova!

Washington, October 8th, 2019 —Representative Eliot L. Engel, Chairman of the Foreign Affairs Committee, today pushed the European Union to... »

Farewell to John Athanas, 93, a renowned Albanian opera singer

John Athanas Joseph, 93, passed away early Tuesday morning, October 1, 2019 at Mass General Hospital in Boston, Massachusetts. He... »

On EU opening accession talks with North Macedonia and Albania

Joint letter by Presidents Tusk, Sassoli, Juncker and President-elect Von der Leyen   Presidents Tusk (European Council), Sassoli (European Parliament),... »

Marko Kepi Announces Run for New York State Assembly

Marko Kepi, a US Marine, announced his candidacy for New York State Assembly yesterday at 1169 Hylan Blvd in front... »

1996-2019, a short history of US representation in Kosova

The United States first opened a U.S. Information Service Office in Kosova in 1996. Between 1999 and 2008, the U.S.... »

“We are fortunate to have some very special Albanian friends in America”

An interview with Pat Engel, President of the Congressional Club in Washington DC   By Ruben Avxhiu Most people in... »

The United States applauds Albania for its commitment to NATO

Remarks by Chargé d’Affaires, a.i. Moses-Ones at the Ceremony in Recognition of the U.S. Attaché and Defense Cooperation Teams in... »

Sami Kulla, 86, of Watertown: Co-Owner of Bill & Sam’s Diner

One of the founders of Albanian American Muslim Community, in Waterbury Sami Kulla, 86, of Watertown, was reunited with his... »

When Harvard Medical School Came To Long Island

How the First Affiliation Between Harvard Medical School and a Community Hospital Outside of Massachusetts Came to Pass   By... »