The 8 students of the Politecnic University of Tirana continue today the third day of hunger strike in the engineering faculty. The students have declared that they will continue their strike until the fulfillment of their demands for the probation exams. The rector Perparim Hoxha declared yesterday that the strike in the university is considered as illegal. He added that he has applied with an official request to the minister of Education Genc Pollo to permit the opening of paralel courses this year to prevent the classification of these students according to the Bologna Bill.