Albanian Republican Guard

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Garda e Republikës (English: Republic Guards) was a military unit and its main task is protecting government buildings in Albania created on 24 June 1928.[1]

The army troops are under Interior Ministry command and guard government institutions and senior officials.

In September 2013, the Minister of Interior, Sajmir Tahiri, ordered the dissolution of Albanian Republican Guard. The Guard will become part of the Albanian Police.[2]

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  1. ^ Garda
  2. ^ Shkrihet Garda e Republikës, Top Channel, 2013-09-28 (in Albanian)

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