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COVID-19 Information

Click here for the latest alerts and messages for U.S. citizens in Albania. Last updated on 10/15/2021. On August 30, 2021, the European Council put the United States on its COVID “red list,” thereby recommending that EU member states restrict entry for travelers from the United States who cannot show proof of vaccination by an EU-approved vaccine, or who do not fall into specific excepted categories. Please see ...
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Remarks by Ambassador Yuri Kim at the Breast Cancer Awareness Walk

Speaker Nikolla, Minister Manastirliu, Deputy Mayor Ruseti, Ms. McCluney, Ms. Kozma, Director Godaj, distinguished guests, courageous breast cancer survivors, and friends, it’s wonderful to be with you today! I was able to participate in the march last year in Elbasan and it is great to do it again this year here in Tirana. And I ...
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COVID-19 Information

Click here for the latest alerts and messages for U.S. citizens in Albania. Last updated on 10/15/2021. On August 30, 2021, the European Council put the United States on its COVID “red list,” thereby recommending that EU member states restrict entry for travelers from the United States who cannot show proof of vaccination by an EU-approved vaccine, or who do not fall into specific excepted categories. Please see ...
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Political Protest [Updated]

Location: In front of the Prime Minister’s office at “Deshmoret e Kombit” Boulevard in Tirana (announced gathering point) Date/Time: Wednesday October 6, 2021, 5:00 pm Event: A protest has been announced for this afternoon at the Prime Minister’s office. This protest may migrate to alternate locations in Tirana, or similar gatherings may emerge in other ...
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Remarks by Ambassador Yuri Kim at the Institute for Women in National and International Security Policy II

*Deputy Minister Bici, OSCE representative Nebiu, distinguished guests, students, and faculty, I am delighted to join you today for the Institute for Women in National and International Security Policy.  I am especially proud that Dr. Edlira Titini was inspired to create this institute after she participated in a U.S. sponsored program on policy making, and ...
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