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Republic of Albania
Albania (/ælˈbniə, ɔːl-/ (About this soundlisten) a(w)l-BAY-nee-əAlbanianShqipëri or ShqipëriaGheg AlbanianShqipni or Shqipnia also Shqypni or Shqypnia),[6] officially the Republic of Albania (AlbanianRepublika e Shqipërisëpronounced [ɾɛpuˈblika ɛ ʃcipəˈɾiːsə]), is a country in Southeast Europe on the Adriatic and Ionian Sea within the Mediterranean Sea. Geographically, the country displays varied climatic, geological, hydrological and morphological conditions, defined in an area of 28,748 km2 (11,100 sq mi). It possesses remarkable diversity with the landscape ranging from the snow-capped mountains in the Albanian Alps as well as the KorabSkanderbegPindus and Ceraunian Mountains to the hot and sunny coasts of the Albanian Adriatic and Ionian Sea along the Mediterranean Sea. Historically, the country has been inhabited by numerous civilisations such as the IllyriansThraciansAncient GreeksRomansByzantinesVenetians and Ottomans. Politically, the country is a unitary parliamentary constitutional republic and developing country with an upper-middle income economy dominated by the service sector, followed by manufacturing.[9
The country is a member of the United NationsWorld BankUNESCONATOWTOCOEOSCE and OIC. It is an official candidate for membership in the European Union.[13] It is one of the founding members of the Energy Community, including the Organization of the Black Sea Economic Cooperation and Union for the Mediterranean.


Capital
Tirana
Square
28,748.0
Population
2,986,952
Languages
Albanian, Greek
Currency
ALL
Continent
Europe
Minister of Agriculture
   Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Bledi Çuçi
Link to the Website of the Ministry
   https://bujqesia.gov.al/