Tag: Northern Epirus

Tensions rise between Greeks and Albanians in Northern Epirus 13

Tensions rise between Greeks and Albanians in Northern Epirus

The tourist season in Northern Epirus in southern Albania, specifically in the Greek town of Himarra (Χειμάρρα, Albanian: Himarë) may turn into a conflict between the indigenous Greeks of the region, and…

Vandals attack Ancient Greek site in Albania 24

Vandals attack Ancient Greek site in Albania

The destruction of ancient Nymphaeum (monumental fountain) of ancient Apollonia (Ἀπολλωνία) near Fieri (Φίερι) has caused outrage in the Greek community of Northern Epirus, in southern Albania. Vandals have caused irreparable damage…

Omonoia condemns racist Albanian media against Greek minority 41

Omonoia condemns racist Albanian media against Greek minority

Albanian journalist Marin Mema in a recent show on Albania’s Top Channel, released video footage from a hidden camera inside the Greek Consulate in Argyrokastro (Αργυρόκαστρον, Albanian: Gjirokastër) in Northern Epirus, southern…

Albanian journalist harasses the Greek minority in Northern Epirus again 43

Albanian journalist harasses the Greek minority in Northern Epirus again

The Greek Consulate in Argyrokastro (Αργυρόκαστρον, Albanian: Gjirokastër) in Northern Epirus, southern Albania, has been targeted by Albanian journalist Marin Mema. Mema claims the Constulate’s services include “Hellenising” a large number of…

Albania and Romania collude to weaken Greeks in Northern Epirus 46

Albania and Romania collude to weaken Greeks in Northern Epirus

The Romanian Senate has allowed the Latin-speaking Greek minority in southern Albania, known as the Vlahoi (Βλάχοι), to get Romanian citizenship. According to this law, in order to obtain Romanian citizenship, in…