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Albania is a Mediterranean country in southeastern Europe.
It is bordered by Montenegro in the north, Kosovo in the
north-east, the Republic of Macedonia in the east, and
Greece in the south, has a coast on the Adriatic Sea in the
west, and a coast on the Ionian Sea in the southwest. The
country is an emerging democracy and is formally named
the Republic of Albania (Albanian: Republika