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Is Greece still in a state of war with Albania?

Greece has declared Albania, alongside Italy, as a hostile country back in 1940 with a royal decree. The Greek – Italian Treaty of friendship in 1947 withdraw the state of war among those two countries.

Athens slams Tirana over minority property

With bilateral relations still hurting following the killing of an ethnic Greek man by police in Albania in October, Greece’s Foreign Ministry on Tuesday condemned a decision by Albanian authorities to confiscate property belonging to…

Greek wines get their first official promotion in Tirana

A two-day event promoting Greek wine in Albania opened on Tueday at Tirana, courtesy of the Greek embassy. Greek Ambassador Eleni Sourani noted in statements at the opening that the "Hellenic Symposium-Wine Tasting" event was also meant to…