Fred C. Abrahams is associate program director at Human Rights Watch and a writer who has worked for twenty years in areas marred by political crises and armed conflict, including the Balkans and Middle East. He co-wrote the book A Village Destroyed: War Crimes in Kosovo (University of California Press, 2002). His articles and opinion pieces have appeared in the New York Times, Los Angeles Times, Daily Beast, and New Statesman, among other places. He speaks German and Albanian.
NEW: Communist-era Disappearances Still Haunt Albania, Balkan Insight, March 15, 2021.
Modern Albania released in Serbian at Belgrade Book Fair, October 2019.
Coverage of the Albanian-language book launch in Albania, December 2015.
Audio of book launch at the Open Society Institute in New York, June 9, 2015.
Interview with BBC World Service, June 8, 2015.