The echo of footsteps in round dance and polyphonic songs has long passed the present borders of this small Balkan country. Successive waves of barbaric invasions to the annexations of the imperial powers more or less neighboring have[...]
TIRANA, Albania — Sitting on the steps outside St. Marie’s church after mass in this capital city, 12-year-old Tereza Njebza notes that she was born on Oct. 19, 2003, the day that Mother Teresa — who has Albanian roots[...]
Ferid Murad (born September 14, 1936) is an Albanian American physician and pharmacologist, and a co-winner of the 1998 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine.
He is married to Carol A. Murad with whom he has five children and nine[...]
The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) World Heritage Sites are places of importance to cultural or natural heritage as described in the UNESCO World Heritage Convention, established in 1972.[...]