News, needs, and updates about the country of Albania.

Albania is a small country in the Balkans, with a population of just over 2.8 million people. The land has been contested and conquered many times throughout history. The Macedonians, Romans, Ottomans, Italians, and Communist have all had a part in controlling Albania.  In spite of this (or perhaps because of it) the people of...
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This just in from the New York Times.A 6.4-magnitude earthquake struck near the coast of Albania on Tuesday, killing at least eight people and injuring 300 in one of the strongest tremors to hit Albania in decades, just two months after the country was struck by another strong quake. People dying and most likely without ever having...
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