Prime Minister: Lithuania stands ready to assist Albania in dealing with the earthquake effects


2019 12 04

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On behalf of the Government, Prime Minister Saulius Skvernelis has expressed solidarity with the Government and the people of Albania in the wake of the aftermath of the most powerful and devastating earthquake.

“The Government of the Republic of Lithuania stands ready to respond to your request for assistance, both financially and through a contribution in kind by nominating certified construction experts. The detailed information of Lithuania’s assistance in minimising the earthquake effects will be shortly communicated to you through diplomatic channels”, reads the Prime Minister’s letter to Prime Minister of Albania Edi Rama.  

Prime Minister Skvernelis has wished the Government and the people of Albania strength in dealing with the effects of the natural disaster and has expressed his conviction that the European Union and its members will join hands in the recovery efforts.