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Mirditë District
Mirditë District
(Albanian: Rrethi i Mirditës) was one of the thirty-six districts of Albania
Albania
(which were dissolved in 2000) that is now part of Lezhë County. It had a population of 26,668[2] (2010 estimate), and an area of 867 km². It is in the north of the country, and its capital was Rrëshen. During the time of Ottoman rule, Mirdita, along with the surrounding tribal regions, obtained a status of semi-independence from the Ottomans and managed to preserve their Roman Catholic faith.[citation needed] The region is known as a stronghold of Albanian nationalism
Albanian nationalism
and devout Catholicism.

Contents

1 Administrative divisions

1.1 Mirditë Municipality

2 Mirdita Gallery 3 See also 4 References 5 External links

Administrative divisions[edit] The district consisted of the following municipalities: Mirditë Municipality[edit]

Fan Kaçinar Kthellë Orosh Rrëshen Rubik Selitë

Note: - urban municipalities in bold Mirdita Gallery[edit]

Zogu Bridge 

Fan River Canyon 

Fan Valley in Reps 

Rubik Church on top left along A1 Highway 

See also[edit]

Mirdita Republic

References[edit]

^ "POPULLSIA SIPAS PREFEKTURAVE, 2001–2010". Albanian Institute of Statistics. Archived from the original on 2011-07-24. Retrieved 2010-09-09.  ^ "POPULLSIA SIPAS RRETHEVE, 2001-2010". Albanian Institute of Statistics. Archived from the original on 2011-07-24. Retrieved 2010-09-09. 

External links[edit]

Mirdita Tourism Portal

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Districts of Albania
Districts of Albania

Districts in Albania
Albania
were geographic divisions made up of cities, towns and villages. They were abolished in 2000.

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Berat Bulqizë Delvinë Devoll Dibër Durrës Elbasan Fier Gjirokastër Gramsh Has Kavajë Kolonjë Korçë Krujë Kuçovë Kukës Kurbin Lezhë Librazhd Lushnjë Malësi e Madhe Mallakastër Mat Mirditë Peqin Përmet Pogradec Pukë Sarandë Shkodër Skrapar Tepelenë Tiranë Tropojë Vlorë

Coordinates: 41°48′N 19°59′E / 41.800°N 19.983°E / 41.800; 19.983

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