A good day for Kosova in Washington – but there is a lot left to do

With Israel, President Trump delivered an important and crucial recognition   By Harry Bajraktari The meeting today in the White... »

Trump Says Serbia, Kosova Agree To Normalize Economic Ties

By RFE/RL’s Balkan Service U.S. President Donald Trump has announced that Serbia and Kosova have agreed to normalize economic ties,... »

Former Illyria Editor, Charles Caruso, Dies

By Joe Finora Former Illyria editor Charles Caruso died Aug. 7 in New York City. He was 86. Caruso had... »

Kosova: An American National Interest

As with any other important negotiation, the outcome of the September 4 meeting, is likely to be a consensus which... »

Logo of ad supporting Biden is misleading

Letter to the Editor I am writing on behalf of “ALBANIAN AMERICANS FOR TRUMP” a legally registered group, based on... »

“This is a political conflict which requires a political solution”

Rep. Engel comments on upcoming Kosova-Serbia dialogue in Washington DC, encourages the process, criticizes Vucic’s Russian orientation and failure to... »

Frederik Banda, 70, known as “Albanian Paganini”, passes away in the United States

Frederik Banda, of New Canaan, CT, passed away peacefully on August 31, 2020, surrounded by his loving family. Born and... »

A grateful nation remembers Bob Dole’s historic visit on its 30th anniversary

Jim Xhema speaks of his friendship with the former US Senator and presidential candidate, and of his tireless work on... »

Bipartisan and transatlantic cooperation is needed to resolve the Kosova issue once and for all

Interview with David Phillips, Director, Program on Peace-building and Rights (Institute for the Study of Human Rights – Columbia University)... »

A Great Friend Comes to Visit

It was an honor to have Chairman Eliot Engel of the House Foreign Affairs Committee visit my office in Westchester,... »

US aid: 50 state of the art ventilators to Kosova

On Tuesday, the United States donated 50 state of the art ventilators to the Ministry of Health of Kosova.  ... »

Every Albanian must vote on August 30th!

The elections of August 30th represent a new opportunity for the Albanians in Montenegro, to affirm their political will and... »

A group of Albanian-Americans endorse Donald Trump for President, form a Diaspora Council

Today, over half a million Americans claim Albanian heritage, linked by a shared sense of entrepreneurship and tradition as instilled... »

Kadri Cakrani – An unknown Albanian hero of the Holocaust

He served as a commandant-general of the town of Berat, and in 1943, he called for help as he tried... »

The new Foreign Minister from Kosova meets our new friend in US Congress

By Harry Bajraktari This week, I had the pleasure to introduce the Foreign Minister of Kosova, Meliza Haradinaj-Stublla to one... »

OSCE Chairmanship offers to visit Belarus

VIENNA / TIRANA, 17 August 2020 – The OSCE Chairmanship continues to follow the situation in Belarus very closely, it... »

Albanian Americans Endorse Biden-Harris

We, the undersigned, endorse Joseph R. Biden, Jr. for President and Kamala D. Harris for Vice President of the United... »

In memoriam: Peter Prifti

By Julika Prifti Today is the 10th anniversary of Peter Prifti’s passing. He is well known in Albanian community for... »

A group of Albanian-American leaders endorses Joe Biden for President

They underline his long record of supporting the Albanian community, but above all they see in him the very qualities... »

Unconventional Greek diplomat

As a newspaper, we are interested to understand the work of the diplomats, who have served in Balkans. Today we... »

Virtual Town Hall with Albin Kurti Ahead of 2020 Elections

Self Determination Movement in the United States Hosts Virtual Town Hall with Albin Kurti Ahead of 2020 Elections   (New... »

Forever grateful to John Lewis

Farewell to a great American, an icon of the civil rights movement, who was respected from all political sides and... »

What makes St Teresa of Calcutta an unconventional subject?

“Teresa went to India to serve Jesus by assisting the poor, a decision which, by her own admission, was undertaken... »

Miss Connecticut Teen USA 2020 Leads Human Trafficking Forum

HARTFORD, Conn., July 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — In conjunction with the United Nation’s World Day Against Trafficking Persons, Miss Connecticut Teen... »

Western Balkans Partnership Summit – an online event by the Atlantic Council

Building on its efforts and extensive networks in Southeastern Europe, the Atlantic Council convenes this Western Balkans Partnership Summit to... »

Mother Teresa and Albanian Christianity are intertwined – study

Mother Teresa’s life and the history of Albania – especially its people’s relationship with Roman Catholicism – are intertwined, with... »

Engel and McCaul Applaud Passage of State Department Authorization in NDAA

Washington—Representatives Eliot L. Engel, Chairman of the House Committee on Foreign Affairs, and Michael McCaul, the Committee’s Ranking Member, today... »

The Albanian nation will be forever grateful to the honorable congressman Engel

By Harry Bajraktari After 30 years as a member of the House of the Representatives, Eliot Engel will not return... »


By Alush Gashi More than 20 years after Milosevic’s genocide was stopped by NATO’s intervention, which Greece endorsed, it is... »


New York/Prishtina, July 20, 2020 – The Biberaj Foundation Inc. announces a new academic scholarship, in the amount of $1,160,000,... »