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Albania's PM-designate vows to 'defeat' corruption

18 July 2013 Last updated at 12:26 BST

Albania is the most corrupt country in Europe according to Transparency International, but the Prime Minister-designate of Albania, Edi Rama, has promised to change this when he takes over in September 2013.

He told HARDtalk's Sarah Montague how he intends to fight corruption and said he would follow the lessons of other countries that had been successful in defeating corruption.

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You can watch the full interview on BBC World News on Thursday 18 July at 14:30 and 20:30 GMT and on the BBC News Channel on Friday 19 July at 00:30 BST.

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