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Demonstration Alert

December 10, 2021 Location: Tirana: Air Albania Stadium Date/Time: Saturday, December 11, 2021, at 10:00 a.m. Event: A political gathering has been announced to take place beginning at 10:00 a.m. December 11th at Air Albania Stadium in Tirana. This gathering may migrate to other locations in Tirana. The exact size and duration of the expected gathering is unknown. U.S. ...
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Health Alert

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Tirana, Albania (04 December 2021) Location: Albania, countrywide Event:  On December 6, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) will implement a one-day COVID-19 testing requirement for travelers over age two coming to the United States.  Regardless of vaccination status or nationality, any individual coming to the United States must show a negative pre-departure COVID-19 viral ...
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COVID-19 Information

Click here for the latest alerts and messages for U.S. citizens in Albania.   Last updated on 1/20/2022 ***  Effective December 6, 2021, all airline passengers to the United States ages two years and older, regardless of vaccination status or citizenship, must provide a negative COVID-19 viral test taken within one calendar day of travel.  Alternatively, travelers to the United States may provide documentation from a licensed health care provider of having recovered from COVID-19 in ...
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Remarks by Ambassador Kim at the Launch of “Engaging Youth for Building Resilience in Communities” Program

Chairman Spahiu, Deputy Minister Tole, Ambassador Del Monaco, Deputy Director Dervishaj, CVE Coordinator Dervishi, distinguished guests: I am honored to be here today as the Albanian Muslim Community re-initiates its program building resilience in youth and strengthening democracy in Albania. You may have heard me say the United States has three pillars of engagement with ...
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Transcript of Interview Of U.S. Ambassador Yuri Kim with Journalist Anila Hoxha, Top Channel

Top Channel: Madam Ambassador, in this 30th anniversary of the re-establishment of Albania-U.S. relations, are you happy with their level? Ambassador Yuri Kim: I’m very happy with the level of U.S.-Albania relations. I think the great thing about U.S.-Albania relations is that there is tremendous potential and as you know, we have been working very ...
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