Xhamia e Selimies Xhamia e Selimies / / gallery 
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The remains of the Selimie mosque, in Lezhë, is one of the most revered sites in the entire country, holding the remains of the national hero Gjergi Kastrioti. Better known as Skanderbeg, he united the Albanian clans in a 25-year rebellion against the Ottoman Empire; he died and was buried here in 1468.
LOCATION: Lezhë
DATE: Wed, 03/10/2007
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