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Albanian Media Praise BIRN Corruption Expose

The investigation, "Albanian Telecoms Deal Cost ‘$1m to Buy Off Politicians', Claim US Businessmen," revealed that a controversial Bosnian businessman, Damir Fazlic, a fixer with powerful friends in Washington and the Balkans, requested $1m in "investment" from US partners for Albania's Democratic Party in order to secure a lucrative telecoms contract.