Tag: Edi Rama
Macedonia 05.06.19 | 17:05

Zaev: Germans fear my friend Edi Rama could initiate unification with Kosovo, I do not believe in those things

The European Commission’s report on North Macedonia is the most positive so far and says that everyone, without exception, agrees that the country should start accession negotiations, said Prime Minister Zoran Zaev in Brussels, adding that his government made significant efforts and took great...

Balkans 13.05.19 | 16:34

Edi Rama for TV Pink: I don’t want borders with Kosovo, Montenegro, Macedonia or Serbia

In an interview with Belgrade-based TV Pink, Albanian Prime Minister Edi Rama said Albanians in Albania and Kosovo are brothers who now live in two different countries and they should unite. He pointed out that he wants a region without borders. I don’t want borders with Kosovo, Montenegro, Macedonia,...

Balkans 28.03.19 | 19:44

Rama: Local elections will be held even without opposition

Prime Minister Edi Rama, has commented on Thursday during his speech in the Parliament, the situation created in the protest and the black ink thrown to Interior Ministry. According to him, despite all the actions that the opposition takes, local elections will be conducted within the deadline, with or...

Macedonia 13.03.19 | 17:01

Zaev in Tirana: The Framework Agreement is fulfilled and we are working in the spirit of the agreement through building a society for all

The Prime Minister Zoran Zaev, accompanied by Deputy Prime Minister in charge of European Affairs, Bujar Osmani, Foreign Minister Nikola Dimitrov and Deputy Minister of Culture Vladimir Lazovski, paid an official visit to the Republic of Albania. Zaev began his official visit with a meeting with Albanian...

Balkans 14.02.19 | 14:32

Lawmaker throws ink at Rama, disrupts Albania parliament session on North Macedonia’s NATO accession

Albania’s parliament on Thursday suspended a session on neighbor North Macedonia’s accession to NATO after an opposition lawmaker threw ink at the prime minister. Lawmakers were to vote to ratify North Macedonia’s NATO accession. But the session was disrupted when Lulzim Basha, main...

Macedonia 14.02.19 | 09:35

Rama: We are spiritually alongside the families of bus victims

Albanian Prime Minister Edi Rama has extended his condolences to the families of the victims from the fatal bus crash and wished the injured a speedy recovery. “I am saddened by the tragic bus accident in the neighboring country of North Macedonia, where the number of victims and injured shocked...

Balkans 11.02.19 | 16:10

Haradinaj and Rama have the highest salaries in the region

The prime ministers of Kosovo and Albania, Ramush Haradinaj and Edi Rama, have the highest salary compared to their counterparts in other countries in the region, the World Bank said in a report. However, Serbian Prime Minister Ana Brnabic has the lowest salary in the region. The prime ministers of Macedonia...

Balkans 01.02.19 | 21:21

Albania’s Prime Minister Edi Rama had a car accident

Albania’s Prime Minister Edi Rama had a car accident at the Gosa area, Albanian media have reported. According to the reports, Rama traveled to Berat when at one point a vehicle blocked the road and caused the accident. No one was injured, and little vehicle damage was caused.

Balkans 29.01.19 | 13:38

Rama: Without US, Kosovo would not be liberated from Belgrade

The Prime Minister of Albania, Edi Rama, told Deutche Welle in Berlin that Albania supports any agreement between Belgrade and Pristina which is supported by the United States of America and the European Union, Epora e Re reported. Asked about the pressure of the U.S. on Haradinaj’s government to...

Balkans 22.01.19 | 10:51

Albanian PM Edi Rama assumes foreign minister position

Albanian Prime Minister Edi Rama will assume the duties of the Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs, following a refusal by the country’s President Ilir Meta to decree his previous proposal for the post, Gent Cakaj. The move was signaled by Rama himself in a recent tweet, where he confirmed the...

Balkans 02.01.19 | 10:59

Rama: Soon we will have no border with Macedonia, Kosovo is just the beginning

Albanian Prime Minister Edi Rama said in his New Year message that “the opening of the border with Kosovo is just the beginning.” He added that “the same procedure is planned when it comes to Montenegro, Macedonia, and Greece.” “I believe that the border between Albania...