Greek minister's visit to Albania greeted with a protest

June 6, 2016 9:40 AM

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TIRANA, Albania – A visit by Greece's foreign minister to Albania has been met with protests from the Cham community, which was expelled from northwestern Greece during World War II after Athens claimed they had collaborated with Greece's German occupiers.

A few hundred supporters of the Party for Justice, Integration and Unity skirmished with police Monday as they tried to block the entrance of the Foreign Ministry in the capital, Tirana, as Greek Foreign Minister Nikos Kotzias arrived.

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