Pictures of Albanian Catholic Martyrs hung in the Tirana main boulevard in September 2014. Photo: AP/Visar Kryeziu

Pictures of Albanian Catholic Martyrs hung in the Tirana main boulevard in September 2014. Photo: AP/Visar Kryeziu

About 10,000 Catholics and six Cardinals are expected to attend a Mass in the northern city of Shkodra today dedicated to the beatification of 38 victims of the Communist regime

In the northern city of Shkodra, 38 Catholics killed for their faith under Albania’s Communist regime will be beatified in what is being called the biggest single Albanian Catholic event ever.

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