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A 58-year-old from Vlora was arrested on Wednesday, suspected of sending death threats to the chief justice of the city’s district court.
Albanian police said Ugur Mustafaraj sent threatening phone messages to Chief Justice Artur Malaj to get him to favour him in a court case over a property dispute.
If found guilty, Mustafaraj will face a sentence ranging from a fine to three years' imprisonment.
In September 2011, a 33-year-old judge from the same court, Skerdilajd Konomi, was killed in a mafia-style attack when a blast hit his car as he drove to work.
In February 2009, Supreme Court Judge Ardian Nuni was shot and wounded outside his home in Tirana.
The assailants in both Nuni’s and Konomi’s case have yet to be identified and remain at large.
Donors spent hundreds of thousands of euro building a new museum in Gjirokastra - but the results were questionable and it ultimately closed over an ideological dispute.