Albania's Parliament on Friday approved a judicial reform package following lengthy international mediation between its bickering two main political parties.

Brussels has warned that failure to agree on judicial reform would end the possibility of launching membership negotiations with the bloc soon. Albania was granted EU candidate status in 2014.

The reforms, prepared over the past 18 months with the assistance of EU and U.S. experts and reviewed by the Council of Europe's Venice Commiss...

This story is part of New Europe's Premium content.

To Read the Full Story, Subscribe or Sign In from the ↑ Top of the Page ↑
new europe join now