1997 rebellion in Albania
The Albanian Rebellion of 1997, also known as the Albanian Unrest of 1997 (Albanian: Rebelimi i vitit 1997), or the Pyramid Crisis or (improperly) the Albanian Anarchy of 1997, was an uprising spa...
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Pyramid schemes in Albania
Pyramid schemes in Albania were Ponzi schemes that precipitated the 1997 unrest in Albania. They started operations in 1991 with the first being formed by Hajdin Sejdia, former economic advisor of Pri...
United Nations Security Council Resolution 1101
United Nations Security Council resolution 1101, adopted on 28 March 1997, after reiterating its concern over the situation in Albania, the Council established a multinational protection force in the ...
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United Nations Security Council Resolution 1114
United Nations Security Council resolution 1114, adopted on 19 June 1997, after recalling Resolution 1001 (1997) on the situation in Albania, the Council authorised an extension to the multinational f...
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Massacre of Ura Vajgurore
The Massacre of Ura Vajgurore occurred on 17 June 1997 in the town of Ura Vajgurore, Albania . Five people were killed and six wounded, all police officers.
The armed clash started at 11:55 the mo...
Albanian parliamentary election, 1997
Parliamentary elections were held in Albania on 29 June 1997 alongside a simultaneous referendum on restoring the monarchy, with a second round of voting for 32 seats on 6 July. The result was a victo...
Committee of Public Salvation
Committee of Public Salvation or Salvation Committees (Albanian: Komiteti i Shpëtimit Publik) were organizations set up during the 1997 rebellion in Albania. They were established in many regions ...
Gang of Çole
Gang of Çole (Albanian: Banda e Çoles or Banda e Zani Çaushit) was a criminal group that operated in the city of Vlora during 1997-1999. The peak of their criminal activity was during March–June 1...
Operation Sunrise (Albania)
Operation Alba ("Sunrise") was a multinational peacekeeping force sent to Albania in 1997. Led by Italy, it was intended to help the Albanian government restore law and order in their troubled country...
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Forum for Democracy
Forum for Democracy (Albanian: Forumi për Demokraci) was an opposition group created in January 1997, in support of anti-government protesters and opposition and President Sali Berisha. On his hea...
Tragedy of Otranto
The Tragedy of Otranto took place on 28 March 1997 when the Albanian ship Kateri i Radës sank in a collision with the Italian naval vessel Sibilia in the Strait of Otranto and 83 Albanians lost their ...
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Gang of Gaxhai
Gang of Gaxhai (Albanian: Banda e Gaxhait) was a criminal group created in March 1997 that operated in the city of Vlora during 1997, peaking of the criminal activity was during the period March–J...
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Albanian Republican Guard
Garda e Republikës (English: Republican Guards) was a military unit, created on 24 June 1928, and its main task was protecting government buildings in Albania. The army troops were under Interior ...
Albanian monarchy referendum, 1997
A referendum on restoring the monarchy was held in Albania on 29 June 1997 alongside parliamentary elections. The proposal was rejected by 66.7% of voters, although Crown Prince Leka claimed that 65.7...
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Gazeta 55
Gazeta 55 (English: Newspaper 55) is an Albanian language newspaper published in Tirana, Albania and is politically unaffiliated daily with nine reporters on staff. The tabloid's owner is Fahri Ba...
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Gang of Pusi i Mezinit
Gang of Pusi i Mezinit (Albanian: Banda e Pusit të Mezinit) was a criminal group with activities throughout southern Albania. Origin of the members of this band was from across the south of the co...
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