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Posted inRegions, Southeastern Europe

ALBANIA: Theater of the Absurd: The Trial of Blendi Fevziu

by Fred Abrahams WITH PARLIAMENTARY elections approaching, the Albanian government has increased its attacks against journalists who relay information critical of the state. The most recent case involves Blendi Fevziu, the 29-year-old editor of Aleanca, the newspaper of the opposition Democratic Alliance. On 5 December, Fevziu was found guilty of slandering Blerim Cela, head of […]