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The undefeated Ermal The Sniper Hadribeaj

By Anila Nicklos He walks humbly towards the group of people celebrating a friend’s birthday and gently says hello whilst... »

Mega Millions Ticket Worth $1,000,000 Sold in BROOKLYN

The New York Lottery today announced one second-prize ticket for the September 10 Mega Millions drawing was sold in BROOKLYN.... »

NYC Murals Paint Enduring Pictures of Remembrance, 20 Years After 9/11

Katie Honan, THE CITY This article was originally published on Sep 8 at 9:35pm EDT by THE CITY From handball... »

The United States Conducts Unprecedented Relocation Effort

“I want to thank our allies and partners.  This operation was a global endeavor in every way.  Many countries stepped... »

The United States is grateful to Kosova for its role in assisting with Afghan refugees

Statement from the U.S. Embassy Prishtina, September 4, 2021 The United States is grateful to Kosova for its role in... »

America will not be intimidated

Remarks by President Biden on the Terror Attack at Hamid Karzai International Airport THE PRESIDENT:  Been a tough day.  This evening in... »

EURASIA’S MALIGN CONDUCT IN THE WESTERN BALKANS

By David L. Phillips (The Albanian version of this article was published today by Koha Ditore: https://www.koha.net/veshtrime/284443/qasja-malinje-e-euroazise-ne-ballkanin-perendimor/) Russia and China... »

IT IS TIME FOR PRESIDENT BIDEN TO SAY ENOUGH IS ENOUGH

A NATO membership for Kosova, visa liberalization and full EU recognition is the only solution By MA. AGIM ALIÇKAJ *... »

The Path Ahead for the U.S.- Albania Relationship

By Ambassador Yuri Kim August in Albania is a time for well-earned rest and relaxation, and like many of you,... »

Balkan Survivors Of Notorious ‘Ethnic Cleansing’ Camp Fight Mockery On Serbian TV

By Ljudmila Cvetkovic, Radio Free Europe The dozens of internment camps that sprung up in the former Yugoslavia are one... »

The President of Albania honors Christopher Hyland with the prestigious title, Knight of Skanderbeg Order

In his absence, the presidential medal was received on Hyland’s behalf by Ambassador Avni Spahiu   Christopher Hyland was recognized... »

Reflections on Ohrid Framework Agreement, 20 years later

Remarks by: DAVID L. PHILLIPS:Director, Program on Peacebuilding and Human Rights at Columbia University’sInstitute for the Study of Human Rights... »

Time for EU and NATO to get real with Serbia

Repost from: https://www.peacefare.net/2021/07/20/time-for-eu-and-nato-to-get-real-with-serbia/ By Daniel Serwer To his credit, Serbia’s President Vucic is acknowledging the “Serbian world” concept as his... »

A Sad Day for Kosova

Like many of my compatriots, I am deeply shocked and saddened by the horrible tragedy that claimed the lives of... »

On his birthday, we pay tribute to Senator Dole’s extraordinary role in Kosova

STATEMENT OF APPRECIATION For SENATOR BOB DOLE Senator Bob Dole contributed to Kosova’s sovereignty and independence over more than three... »

Opportunities for accountability in the Bytyqi Brothers cases are both present and fleeting

We urge the Biden administration to start serious engagement on the case before it is too late. »

Save our restaurants!

Illyria newspaper calls on all our community members, our friends, our readers to join in this worthy cause. »

Bechtel signs for Albanian hydro project

Albania’s Power Corporation (KESH) and Bechtel signed an agreement to begin the early works for the 210 MW Skavica plant... »

Jeffrey M. Hovenier, Nominee for Ambassador to the Republic of Kosova

WASHINGTON – Today, President Joe Biden announced his intent to nominate Jeffrey M. Hovenier, Nominee for Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary... »

Serbian Gendarmerie Honors Ex-Commander Accused Of Involvement In Murders Of Three U.S. Brothers

The Serbian special-forces unit known as the Gendarmerie has honored former commander Goran Radosavljevic, who was allegedly involved in the... »

See the Early City Council Vote Results

We’ll have to wait for absentee ballots and ranked choice counts to know the winners. But this map shows who’s... »

Community Calendar: Unveiling of Father Arthur’s portrait

SAINT GEORGE ALBANIAN ORTHODOX CATHEDRAL South Boston, Massachusetts June 26, 2021 12:00 – 3:00 PM Very Reverend Arthur E. Liolin... »

Adams Ahead in Mayoral Race, But Wiley and Garcia Count on Ranked Choice Tally

Josefa Velasquez and Samantha Maldonado, THE CITY This article was originally published on Jun 23 at 12:32am EDT by THE... »

Why I am endorsing Fernando Mateo in the Republican primary for Mayor of New York City

Fernando Mateo, the Republican candidate for Mayor of New York City in the forthcoming June 22 Republican primary election, stands,... »

An exemplary and successful young leader

Dea Rrozhani started her journey at American Corner Tirana when she was only eight years old as a member of... »

Farewell to beloved father and community activist

Brahim Gashi May 17th, 1934-June 9th, 2021   Viewing: Hodder Farenga Funeral Home 899 McLean Avenue Yonkers, NY 10704 Friday... »

The United States is Committed to the Stability and Security of the Western Balkans

New executive order by President Biden adds Albania to the scope of the executive orders that impose sanctions on individuals... »

Congratulations to Ilir Ikonomi!

Ilir Ikonomi, a well-known journalist, has retired after three decades of contribution in the Albanian Section in the Voice of... »

VISIONARY DOSIP FOR PEACE: DUAL OMNI SOVEREIGN ISRAEL PALESTINE

By Christopher Hyland, In mathematics two entities may occupy the same place. In real political terms, given the will power... »

NYC CHANGES ITS HURRICANE EVACUATION ZONES

NYC EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT ANNOUNCES CHANGES TO CITY’S HURRICANE EVACUATION ZONES, RELAUNCHES ‘KNOW YOUR ZONE’ HURRICANE AWARENESS CAMPAIGN Roughly 1 million... »