ⓘ George Strez Balšić

George Strez Balsic

ⓘ George Strez Balsic

George Strez Balsic and his brothers Gojko and John were the lords of Misia, a coastal area from the White Drin towards the Adriatic. The brothers were members of the Balsic family, which had earlier held Zeta. They participated in founding of the League of Lezhe, an alliance led by their maternal uncle Skanderbeg. George later betrayed Skanderbeg, by selling a domain to the Ottomans, while his two brothers continued to support Skanderbeg until his death and then continued to fight for the Venetian forces.