The Macedonian Search and Rescue Directorate (DZS) sent a team made up of 41 specialists that includes two trained dogs to Albania, where they will help in the efforts to look for survivors from the devastating earthquake.

Specialized equipment is also sent out, loaded in 11 vehicles. DZS director Adnan Dzaferovski expressed his condolences to the families of the victims and said that Macedonia will help Albania in any way it can.