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Albany tries to set himself on fire with Eid prayers .. And the Albanian police: a mental patient

Albanian police said that a man tried to set himself on fire during Eid al-Fitr prayers in the Albanian capital, Tirana.


The police added, in a statement published by the Times Union newspaper, that a 40-year-old man poured petrol on himself and entered Skanderbeg Square, and the Muslims who were praying in the square stopped him, and the police took him away, adding that they are investigating the reasons for his action at the end of the prayer, possibly A psychopath.


Thousands of Muslims gathered to pray for Eid al-Fitr in the square on Thursday, at the end of Ramadan.


Albania's population of 2.8 million is predominantly Muslim, with smaller Orthodox and Catholic communities coexisting well with one another.