Could This Be the PS–PD Agreement?

Could This Be the PS–PD Agreement?

Will there be an agreement between the opposition and the majority to clear the way toward the elections and return the country to normality? Have there been attempts to bring the parties closer together on shared issues, at the moment that both are barricaded in positions that hardly resemble each other? These are the basic […]

How Albanian Elections Have Been Ruined the Past 26 Years

How Albanian Elections Have Been Ruined the Past 26 Years

Postponing the elections is nothing new for Albania. The stories of organizing early elections, abandoning or not recognizing the election process, make up the ugly mosaic of our inability to organize normal elections, or the inability to recognize and accept defeat. The story of free elections in Albania starts with an agreement to postpone them. […]

KQZ Continues Organization of Elections without Opposition

KQZ Continues Organization of Elections without Opposition

Ignoring the ultimatum of the opposition, the Central Election Commission (KQZ) is continuing the preparations for the parliamentary elections of June 18. In a press statement released yesterday, the KQZ announced that it has closed the applications for Local Election Commission (KZAZ) members to fill up the vacancies left by the Democratic Party and the […]

Rama Advocates One-Party State

Rama Advocates One-Party State

Authoritarian sentiments are rapidly spreading through the region. On April 16, Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan is holding a referendum that would ratify the establishment of a dictatorship in all but name. In Macedonia, the insistent refusal of President Gjorgje Ivanov to give Zoran Zaev’s parliamentary majority a mandate to form a government – under the […]

Rama: Also Elections without PD

Rama: Also Elections without PD

In his weekly Facebook monologue, Prime Minister Edi Rama has stated that the elections will not be postponed, whether the opposition will boycott them or not. He argued that “contract with the people” lasts until June 18, and that the government cannot one-sidedly decide to break it up in order to make place for a […]

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