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Remarks by Chargé d’Affaires Demian Smith: 9/11 commemoration ceremony

September 10, 2021 Faleminderit të gjithëve që erdhët në ceremoninë e sotme. Dua t’iu uroj mirëseardhjen Ministrit të Mbrojtjes Peleshi, Zëvendësministres për Evropën dhe Punët e Jashtme Fino dhe shefit të shtabit Gjeneral Majorit Begaj. Faleminderit që jeni me ne në këtë ditë të rëndësishme. Friends, colleagues, Minister Peleshi, Deputy Minister Fino, and Major General ...
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US Embassy Statement

The difficult decision announced yesterday by Chairman Lulzim Basha deserves respect. This decision demonstrates that – as was the case 30 years ago and at other critical moments in Albania’s history – the Democratic Party has the courage to break from the past in order to build the future, to help lead Albania forward. The ...
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Security Alert for US Citizens

Location: Albania Event: U.S. citizens are urged to be cautious and vigilant when living and traveling abroad given the potential threat of terrorist attacks and extremist action against U.S. citizens and interests. As the 20th anniversary of September 11th approaches, the possibility for violence overseas may increase. Locations where crowds gather such as hotels, restaurants, ...
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Updated Travel Advisory for U.S. Citizens

Location:  Albania Event:  On August 23, 2021, the Department of State updated the Travel Advisory for Albania . Please see the Travel Advisory below: Level 3: Reconsider travel to Albania due to COVID-19.  Exercise increased caution in Albania due to crime. Read the Department of State’s COVID-19 page before you plan any international travel. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a Level 3 Travel Health Notice for Albania due to ...
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