News Albania » Tropojë: CRISIS IN THE BALKANS: IN ALBANIA; At an Outdated Airstrip, NATO Builds Up
Capt. Guillaume de Saint-Bon said the helicopters carrying three doctors and 10 commandos landed near a soccer stadium in Bajram Curri, the provincial capital of the Tropoja region in northern Albania, near the border with Kosovo. Albanian officials said ...
News Albania » Tropojë: Brief Serb Incursion Stirs Fear In Albania
"It would be to the KLA's advantage to get Albania involved because they're in no position to take on Yugoslavia on their own, and the Serbs have no reason to open a second front," he said. The latest surge in fighting around the Tropoja region began when ...
News Albania » Tropojë: Albania, the last bastion of ‘sworn virgins’
She was born in the remote Tropoja region in northern Albania, but now lives on the coast in Durres. Dressed in a tie and military beret - Rakipi chainsmokes, has a crushing handshake and takes clear pleasure when the guard at the local port calls her ...
News Albania » Tropojë: Sahit Muja : Tropoje, Albania have the cleanest air in the world.
Although tourism to Albania has increased tremendously in recent times, Tropoja has yet to find its place on the travel list for Americans.
News Albania » Tropojë: Armand Margjeka Offers Free Download of "Momma"
Armand Margjeka was born in the town of Tropoja, Albania. He describes his town as "one of the most isolated villages in an isolated country" and makes reference to the oppression and separation that was encountered under the Communist regime. Somehow ...
News Albania » Tropojë: Albania Citizens Also Flee Homes
BAJRAM CURRI, Albania — Serb shelling of small Albanian border towns ... personnel carriers crossed 500 yards into Albanian territory near the village of Tropoja on Wednesday night. Gonggrijt called for assistance from relief organizations in the area.
News Albania » Tropojë: Albanian Students Challenged Communism, 20 Years Ago
Albanian students burn portraits of communist ... a twenty-seven-year-old philosophy student from Tropoja in the North, who would soon become the most powerful student leader and eventually the head of Albania's first opposition party.
News Albania » Tropojë: Armand Margjeka – Margo, Margo
A singer-songwriter who grew up in the isolated town of Tropoja, Albania, the current Birmingham, AL, resident Armand Margjeka‘s debut album, Margo, Margo, is a mellow introduction to a full-bodied musician. After pouring over Elvis and Jerry Lee Lewis ...
News Albania » Tropojë: The last bastion of 'sworn virgins': Albania
She was born in the remote Tropoja region in northern Albania, but now lives on the coast in Durres. Dressed in a tie and military beret -- Rakipi chainsmokes, has a crushing handshake and takes clear pleasure when the guard at the local port calls her "boss".