Muslims and Christians throng Albania streets to greet Pope

 By Jean-Louis De La Vaissiere

Tirana (AFP) – Christians and Muslims thronged the Albanian capital Sunday to greet Pope Francis who arrived in the mainly Muslim country for a one-day visit to praise it as a model of religious harmony. The pontiff's plane landed at Tirana's Mother Teresa airport at 0700 GMT, where Prime Minister Edi Rama welcomed Francis for his first European visit outside of Italy. READ MORE OF THIS STORY

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