KLP Chair Ibrahimi: SPAK Will Start with 7–8 Prosecutors

KLP Chair Ibrahimi: SPAK Will Start with 7–8 Prosecutors

In an interview with Deutsche Welle, KLP Chair Gent Ibrahimi stated that the High Prosecutorial Council will announce the creation of the Special Anti-Corruption Prosecution SPAK as soon as "7 or 8" prosecutors will have passed the vetting. Ibrahimi's proposal is in violation of the Constitution, which mandates that SPAK should have...

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Chaos Theory and the Justice Reform

Chaos Theory and the Justice Reform

Chaos theory describes dynamic systems that are extraordinarily sensitive to initial conditions. A popular example is the “butterfly effect,” the idea that a butterfly flapping its wings in Beijing could cause a hurricane in...

Judge Refuses to Certify Durrës Mayoral Election Result

Judge Refuses to Certify Durrës Mayoral Election Result

The Court of Durrës refused to certify the mandate of the Socialist Party (PS) mayor-elect Valbona Sako following the June 30 local. Judge Mimoza Gjekmarkaj decided that Sako’s mandate was irregular due to the illegal participation in elections of the Democratic Conviction (BD – Bindja Demokratike) party. The court verdict stated that the Central Election Commission...

Veliaj’s Raid on Tirana Knows No Bounds

Veliaj’s Raid on Tirana Knows No Bounds

Various news outlets have stated in recent days that Destil Tirana - a popular hostel, bar, and co-working space alongside Elbasan Street – is closing shop. Its elegant, meticulously managed, two-story villa will be torn down. There is no more available public information right now, but it seems like it will be replaced by a...

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Kosovo Prime Minister Ramush Haradinaj Resigns

Kosovo Prime Minister Ramush Haradinaj Resigns

Kosovo Prime Minister Ramush Haradinaj announced his irrevocable resignation in a press conference today. Haradinaj stated as the reason for his resignation an invitation for...