Website: Albania and the European Union

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Publication Date 2016
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Albania is a potential candidate country for EU accession following the Thessaloniki European Council of June 2003. On 18 February 2008 the Council adopted a new European partnership with Albania. The Stabilisation and Association Agreement (SAA) with the country was signed on 12 June 2006 and entered into force on 1 April 2009. It supersedes the Interim Agreement on trade and trade-related aspects, which entered into force in December 2006. The EU-Albania visa facilitation agreement entered into force in January 2008 while the readmission agreement entered into force in 2006. Albania submitted its application for EU membership on 28 April 2009.

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Wikipedia: Accession of Albania to the European Union
Website: EU Info Centre in Albania
EurActiv: Tag: Albania
Albania: Ministry of Foreign Affairs: Policies: Albania and the EU
EU Delegation to Albania

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