By Benet Koleka
TIRANA, June 1 (Reuters) - Hundreds
of ethnic Albanians from Kosovo have crossed into Albania to
flee weekend fighting in the volatile Serbian province, officials said
The Albanian interior ministry said around
1,000 people had fled, while international organisations in Tirana
put the figure at up to 400.
''There are around 1,000 refugees as
of our nine o'clock (0700 GMT) update this morning,'' Interior
Ministry spokesman Artan Bizhga told Reuters.
The refugees, mostly elderly men and
women as well as children, had crossed through border posts in the