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Tirane, Albania.

Van Sotir Christo is appointed Honorary Consul of Albania in Massachusetts

Citing more than 50 years of service to Albania and the Albanians, H.E. Ditmir Bushati, Foreign Minister of Albania, appointed Van Sotir Christo of Brookline, Massachusetts, as the new Honorary Consul of Albania in Massachusetts. The U.S. Department of State confirmed his new appointment in January, 2015. Christo was President and Creative Director of Van [...]

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Humphrey Fellowships – students from Albania and Kosovo are eligible to apply

hereFrosina is pleased to announce that students who are nationals of Albania or Kosova are eligible for the prestigious Humphrey Fellowships, administered by the Institute of International Education in Washington, D.C. Interested individuals should contact the Public Affairs offices at the U.S. Embassy in Tirana and at the U.S. Embassy in Prishtina. For more information, [...]

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Albanian Flag Day Celebration in St. Louis, MO

ALBANIAN INDEPENDENCE DAY CELEBRATION On Thursday, November 20, 2014 a program to celebrate Albanian Independence Day will be held at the Macklind International Senior Center, 1329 Macklind Ave., St. Louis, MO 63110. The event, which runs from 10:30 until noon, will feature traditional music, poetry, a photography, exhibition and refreshments. Participants will include Albanian senior [...]

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  Week of Women 2014 March 24-28, 2014 Pristina, Kosovo The third annual Week of Women will bring together more than 100 women representatives of political parties, civil society, business, media and academia to provide them with skills, knowledge and networks to help them seize new opportunities and tackle challenges they face in political, economic [...]

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Alexandra Chako – Malisory of Voskopojë, Albania and Southbridge, MA turns 105

The Worcester Telegram carried today the wonderful story of Alexandra Chako – Malisory, a native of Voskopoja in Albania and resident of Southbridge, MA, who turned 105 on Wednesday, March 6, 2014. Frosina wishes Ms. Chako – Malisory all the very best for this remarkable anniversary. Southbridge has been one of the most important centers [...]

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BESA THE PROMISE – to be shown at Wayland, MA on March 23, 2014

Frosina is proud to announce that the movie BESA THE PROMISE will be shown in Wayland, Massachusetts on March 23, 2014 at the Islamic Center of Boston. The movie is one of the documentaries showing the courage and sacrifice of the Albanian people of all religious denominations in saving the Jews of Albania and of [...]

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Paid Summer Internship on Was Studies in Washington, D.C.

Spend two weeks in Washington, D.C. immersed in the theory, practice, and organization of war. This all-expenses-paid, intensive summer program run by the Institute for the Study of War will engage advanced undergraduate students in small-group seminars taught by distinguished senior leaders in the national security and military communities, including active duty and retired generals [...]

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After speculations, Germany also says “NO”…

Merkel says “No” as Edi Rama did…

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Animal Rights in Albania

Stop the killing of stray dogs in Korça… Albania – Cani randagi uccisi a colpi di fucile – Al via la strage (FOTOGALLERY) Soluzione randagismo a colpi di fucile come in altri paesi europei – Problemi anche per i randagi ucraini accuditi da Andrea Cisternino. di redazione | 26 aprile 2013 GEAPRESS – Korca, [...]

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The Albanian Cinema Project

The film scholar and critic Cole Hutchison from Brooklyn, New York has written a fascinating article on the History of Albanian Cinema and a movement called the Albanian Film project which strives to preserve and restore Albanian film. Please take a look at this article at Cinespect for more information:

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