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Stories with place: Tirana
  • Albania to auction off old Eastern Bloc military aircraft 
    Updated: Feb-03-16 7:06 am

    TIRANA, Albania - Albania is auctioning off dozens of obsolete Eastern Bloc military aircraft to raise cash for its armed forces, and officials say museums and collectors from several countries have expressed interest.

  • Albanian on trial for allegedly joining IS group in Syria 
    Updated: Jan-27-16 12:23 pm

    TIRANA, Albania - An Albanian Muslim cleric has been put on trial in absentia in Tirana on terrorism charges for allegedly joining the extremist Islamic State group in Syria with his wife and two children.