Kim Philby and the Albanian Counter Revolution

The Communists had gained control of Albania in 1944 but by 1949 the Communist regime had been weakened by internal purges and isolated by the spilt between Tito and Stalin.  American and British intelligence agencies plotted to launch an attempt to overthrow the Communist Government in Albania which might have succeed but for the fact a British Spy chief Kim Philby knew about it, his story and that of the Cambridge Spy Ring.

To be published on Saturday 14th December

Kim Philby