On 19 August 2012, Marin Mema, a reporter with Albanian Top Channel TV was heading to Greece on a private visit when Greek border police denied him entry to the country, recalling a report of his on Greece a year earlier, according to Mema.
was handed a piece of paper on which he
was allegedly described as a threat to national security and therefore persona non grata, he
In an interview with the regional website Balkan Insight
linked the ban to a TV report he
did on the Cham population of ethnic Albanians who were expelled from northern Greece during World War Two.