Bombs in Tirana appear aimed at Albania anti-crime drive

February 10, 2015 1:16 PM

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TIRANA (Reuters) - Two bombs exploded in Tirana early on Tuesday in what Prime Minister Edi Rama described as terror attacks apparently intended to hit back at a government anti-crime drive.

One pre-dawn blast hit a pharmacy belonging to the father of Interior Minister Saimir Tahiri, who has been leading the campaign against drug trafficking, electricity theft and other crimes, and a second bomb damaged a police officer's apartment.

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