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Albania’s Government earmarks EUR 100,000 in relief to flood-affected regions in Macedonia


Albania’s Government has earmarked EUR 100,000 in relief aid to flood­-affected regions in Macedonia, Foreign Minister Ditmir Bushati said Monday.

Albania’s Government will remain in touch with Macedonia’s authorities to get information on damages in order to grant additional assistance, Bushati said.

On Sunday, Albania Prime Minister Edi Rama, Parliament Speaker Ilir Meta and Bushati extended condolences to the families of the victims of the storm in the western and northwestern parts of Macedonia.

“We stand ready to help as much as possible to our bothers, sisters and neighbors,” Rama said on his Facebook profile.