Albania holds a military parade in Tirana to celebrate Albania’s 100th anniversary of independence Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2012. Albania is celebrating its 100th anniversary of independence

 

              Albania holds a military parade in Tirana to celebrate Albania’s 100th anniversary of independence Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2012. Albania is celebrating its 100th anniversary of independence
Albania holds a military parade in Tirana to celebrate Albania’s 100th anniversary of independence Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2012. Albania is celebrating its 100th anniversary of independence with national flag blanketing city squares, apartment buildings and public institutions. The Wednesday's celebrations will start in the southern city of Vlore where Albanian notables declared the country's independence from the Ottoman Empire in 1912. (AP Photo/Hektor Pustina)