Ambassador Kim meets the president of the Constitutional Court: Integrity of the courts, necessary for EU membership

14:21 25/05/2023 American Ambassador Yuri Kim met with the President of the Constitutional Court, Holta Zaçaj, to congratulate her on her election as the head of this institution. Through a reaction on Twitter, Ambassador Kim says that the functioning of courts with integrity and independence attracts more investment and is required for EU membership. “Today … Read more

Yuri Kim: You can change the ambassador, but the US commitment to Justice Reform does not change

10:46 10/05/2023 The American diplomat in Tirana, Yuri Kim, has spoken about the new US ambassador who is expected to replace her in her position in Albania, David Kostelancik, whose candidacy has been approved by the US Senate. In the activity for the 110th anniversary of the creation of the Supreme Court, Yuri Kim said … Read more

David J. Kostelancik receives confirmation from the Senate, the ambassador succeeds Yuri Kim in Tirana

16:43 28/04/2023 David J. Kostelancik, the nominee of President Joe Biden as the new ambassador of the United States of America to Albania, received confirmation from the Senate this Friday. Support for it has been unanimous. He will replace current ambassador Yuri Kim. In his presentation before the Foreign Relations Committee of the Senate on … Read more

Greece celebrates Independence! The Greek ambassador appreciates Albanian-Greek relations

16:04 24/03/2023 The Greek Embassy in Tirana has remembered the historical Greek revolution that brought their independence, 202 years ago. With the presence of politicians and other diplomatic representatives, the ambassador of Greece, Konstantina Kamitsi, praised the excellent Greek-Albanian relations, while emphasizing the neighboring country’s support for our country’s membership in the EU. “Since the … Read more

March in Tirana for Ukraine, Ambassador Shukrov: Gratitude for Albania’s role in the UNSC

12:51 24/02/2023 Hundreds of citizens, ministers, diplomats and other officials marched this Friday in the capital in support of Ukrainian citizens, who have been standing firm in the face of Russian aggression for 1 year. In the speech held at this event organized by the Municipality of Tirana, the Ukrainian ambassador to our country, Volodymyr … Read more

The EU Ambassador meets Altin Dumani: We support an independent and effective SPAK

19:41 24/01/2023 The ambassador of the EU delegation in Tirana, Christiane Hohmann, met today with the head of SPAK, Altin Dumani. The meeting was officially announced by the office of the EU delegation. “Good conversation with the new Chief Prosecutor of SPAK, Mr. Altin Dumani. The EU fully supports an independent and effective SPAK. The … Read more

Kostelancik, the US ambassador in Tirana

15:43 24/01/2023 President Biden’s proposal is expected to be voted on in the Senate The American president, Joe Biden, has proposed that David J. Kostelancik be the candidate for ambassador of the United States in our country. His candidacy has been published on the website of the White House and will be considered by the … Read more

Rama: Procedure of the US ambassador from DASH

19:43 13/12/2022 “The agreement with the British government on immigrants, my request” After the meeting of the most delegates of the Socialist Party districts, Prime Minister Edi Rama answered the media about the latest developments in the country. Regarding the initiation of the procedures for the appointment of the new ambassador of the United States … Read more

Rama: There is no rift with Ambassador Yuri Kim

19:19 13/12/2022 Prime Minister: MEPJ’s statement on the procedure did not violate ethics Prime Minister Edi Rama confirms that DASH has started the procedures for the removal of the US ambassador to Albania, Yuri Kim. After the meeting with the leaders of the districts at the headquarters of the SP, the head of the government … Read more

Ambassador Kim meets Prime Minister Rama

00:14 13/12/2022 The situation in Kosovo was also the subject of the conversation that Prime Minister Edi Rama held this Monday with the American ambassador in Tirana Yuri Kim. According to the announcement of the American embassy, ​​Ambassador Kim recognized Albania’s contributions to regional stability, including calls for self-restraint in northern Kosovo. “The United States … Read more