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09 Feb 16 / 13:29:52

Albania's Test of Religious Tolerance | BFJE

Vladimir Karaj BIRN

The long tradition of religious coexistence in Albania faces a challenge from the rise of an intolerant strain of Islam among a minority of Albanians, which has even resulted in some travelling to Syria and Iraq to fight for ISIS.

Vladimir Karaj looks at the risk radicalisation poses to the country's tolerant nature. 

Read the story here: Tolerance Test: Radicalisation Poses Challenge for Albania

Part of the Balkan Fellowship for Journalistic Excellence 2015 series.