BBC: Albania’s “evil eye” protectors

The weather-beaten forms of cuddly toys hanging from buildings are a common sight in Albania. Who put them there, and why? Suspended from the eaves of houses, they sway gently in the wind. The bodies are distorted, storm-drenched and smut-stained. Rabbits are hung by... read more

AP Photo: High-diving from a bridge in Kosovo

Spectators watch as a diver jumps from the Ura e Shenjte bridge during the traditional annual high diving competition, near the town of Gjakova, 100 kms south of Kosovo capital Pristina, Sunday, July 26, 2015. (AP Photo/Visar Kryeziu) Watch the rest of the photos... read more

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