Kalabak (Halabak) Albanian: Maja e Kallabakut is a mountain belonging to the Šar Mountains, located in Albania and Kosovo[a]. Kalabak's height is 2,174 m (7,133 ft)[1][citation needed] above sea level and is located near the southern tip of Kosovo. Kalabak and its surroundings are treeless so it is an ideal places for shepherds to raise their sheep and the Šarplaninac as the protector.

Maja e Kallabakut
Maja e Kallabakut is located in Kosovo
Maja e Kallabakut
Maja e Kallabakut
Location of Kalabak (on the Albanian-Kosovan border).
Highest point
Elevation2,174 m (7,133 ft)
Coordinates41°55′04.8″N 20°34′33.6″E / 41.918000°N 20.576000°E / 41.918000; 20.576000Coordinates: 41°55′04.8″N 20°34′33.6″E / 41.918000°N 20.576000°E / 41.918000; 20.576000
Parent rangeŠar Mountains


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a.   ^ Kosovo is the subject of a territorial dispute between the Republic of Kosovo and the Republic of Serbia. The Republic of Kosovo unilaterally declared independence on 17 February 2008, but Serbia continues to claim it as part of its own sovereign territory. The two governments began to normalise relations in 2013, as part of the 2013 Brussels Agreement. Kosovo is currently recognized as an independent state by 98 out of the 193 United Nations member states. In total, 112 UN member states recognized Kosovo at some point, of which 14 later withdrew their recognition.


  1. ^ geo names lists it at 1946, but it is listed as 2174 in the wp
  2. ^ "NGA GEOnet Names Server". National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency. 2009-09-09. Archived from the original on 2003-10-08. Retrieved 2010-01-01.