Information from 1992 to present on whether ethnic Albanians from Kosova are being granted citizenship in Albania in accordance with the 17 July 1992 decree of President Berisha [ALB25205.E]

Information on the above-mentioned topic could not be found among the sources consulted by the DIRB.

This Response was prepared after researching publicly accessible information currently available to the DIRB within time constraints. This Response is not, and does not purport to be, conclusive as to the merit of any particular claim to refugee status or asylum. Please find below the list of sources consulted in researching this Information Request.

Sources Consulted

CSCE Digest [Washington]. Monthly.

DIRB file on Albania.

East European Constitutional Review [Chicago]. Quarterly.

Foreign Broadcast Information Service (FBIS) Daily Reports.

News from Helsinki Watch [New York]. Monthly.

RFE/RL Research Reports [Munich]. Weekly.

Transition [Prague]. Bi-monthly.

Uncaptive Minds [New York]. Quarterly.

On-line search of media sources.

Three sources consulted did not provide information on the requested topic.

Unsuccessful attempts to contact other oral sources.