Linde: Albania, very successful in its new justice system


Joint press conference of Prime Minister Edi Rama and the Minister for Foreign Affairs of Sweden, Ann Linde:
Prime Minister Edi Rama: Good afternoon everyone!

Cakaj another visit in Sweden, meets Wallensteen: the Security Council, integration and strengthening of cooperation, crucial points where we have maximum support


During his official visit to Stockholm, the acting Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs also met with the Secretary of State in Prime Minister’s Office, Karin Wallensteen.
Among the topics discussed at the meeting was the joint commitment within the OSCE, in the political, economic and human areas.
“Given that Sweden will take over the OSCE Presidency immediately after Albania, we exchanged the necessary information and coordinated actions with the purpose of a successful hand over of the Presidency next year,” said Cakaj in his Facebook profile regarding the visit.

Cakaj meets with counterpart Linde in Stockholm: Sweden unconditional technical support for Albania’s negotiations


The Acting Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs, Gent Cakaj, met with the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Sweden, Ann Linde, in the framework of his official visit to Stockholm.
The focus of the meetings was the extraordinary work of the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (Sida) in the development of Albania, and the technical support of the group responsible for the membership negotiations with the EU.

Cakaj received the Swedish Foreign Minister Linde in Tirana


Today, Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs Gent Cakaj received in Tirana the Minister for Foreign Affairs of Sweden Ann Linde.
In the course of the meeting, they discussed the excellent dynamics of the bilateral relations, Albania’s advance in terms of European integration, the developments across the Balkan region, and the security challenges. They considered the strengthening of political dialogue between the two countries, and about the situation in the Western Balkans and at large, in which both Albania and Sweden are playing an active role, to be especially important.

Cakaj: Government is politically and diplomatically committed to ensuring start of negotiations


Wednesday, Acting Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs Gent Cakaj met the Minister for Foreign Affairs of Finland Pekka Haavisto, who is on an official visit to Albania. Finland is the country, which is actually holding the rotating Presidency of the Council of the European Union. Hence, discussions primarily turned on the need to make sure that the EU starts negotiations with Albania in October.

Statement of the Ministry for Europe and Foreign Affairs


Today, on 26 March 2018,  the Ministry for Europe and Foreign Affairs called the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Russian Federation, H.E.Mr. Aleksander Karpushin, to whom it was communicated the Note Verbale which declares as persona non grata two Russian diplomats whose activity is not compliant  to their diplomatic status.

Published on: 26 March 2018

Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs Ditmir Bushati at a hearing in the German Bundestag


During his visit to the Federal Republic of Germany, Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs, Ditmir Bushati, in addition to meetings with German MPs from various political parties, held a hearing in the Parliamentary Commission on EU Affairs with the presence of rapporteurs for Albania in the Bundestag.

Discover Albania


Albania is surrounded by natural beauties, and when you visit it, you will surely wonder: why are we hearing about this country now?

CV Ambassador


H.E. Virgjil Kule
Ambassador of the Republic Albania to the Kingdom of Sweden (resident) and (non-resident) to the Kingdom of Norway, Republic of Finland and Republic of Iceland.
Mr. Virgjil Kule joined the diplomatic service of the Republic of Albania in 2018, after a long and successful experience in TV journalism, history-book writing, documentary making, media expertise, literary translation and in a decade of involvement with the international humanitarian work.
Mr. Kule is a popular public figure among Albanians all over the world.

History of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Albanian state


Albanian Foreign Ministers Since 1912

04.12.1912 - June 1913 Ismail Qemali


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