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Albanian Parliament Elects New President

26 June 2002span> TIRANA, 25 June (Shekulli)–Alfred Moisiu was elected the new president of Albania on 24 June, after winning more than three-fifths of votes in parliament. Ninety-seven parliamentarians voted in favor of Moisiu, while 20 voted against, and 13 abstained. The result was warmly welcomed by the opposition. Albania’s incumbent president Rexhep Meidani did […]