Published: Thursday, 07 December 2017 19:59
At the border crossing point of Morina there were 15 heavy tonnage trucks, which transported from Kosovo to Albania the material for the construction of 90 m "bailey" bridge. This assistance comes in response to the request for help from Albania which was made after the recent floods, where over 65 bridges were heavily damaged.
This was an event, which as it results from the most serious observers of floods all over the world, it happens very rarely, once in hundred times.
- PM Berisha calls on local residents of Dajç, Ana e Malit and Bushat communes to get evacuated
During a press conference, PM Sali Berisha demanded from local residents of Dajç, Ana e Malit and Bushat communes to get evacuated. In his message delivered on this occasion, PM Berisha ensured the local residents that the government will be fully by their side, but it is indispensable even their cooperation for overcoming this rather special natural situation
Prime Minister Prof. Dr. Sali Berisha received the special envoy of Italian PM Silvio Berlusconi, Mr. Roberto Guercio, a special adviser of PM Berlusconi to Committee of Protection of Dykes in Italy. The created situation because of the floods in Albania was the topic of the talks.
Mr. Guercio conveyed to PM Berisha the cordial greetings of Italian PM Berlusconi and emphasized that it was PM Berlusconi who ordered his urgent return from the USA to Albania so that to confirm the total support of the Italian government to remedy this situation which can be managed, as he put it.
Accompanied by Interior Minister Lulzim Basha, PM Berisha inspected today the flooded area from the Adriatic Sea high tide in Ishull Shëngjin, Lezha region. PM Berisha assessed that although difficult the situation is being managed efficiently.
Prime Minister Sali Berisha got acquainted from very close with the progress of works for building of the dyke which is expected to normalize the situation and will protect this endangered area from sea level rise.