President Meta’s reaction to the situation created by the massive spread of fires in the Districts of Gjirokastra and Lezha

President Meta’s reaction to the situation created by the massive spread of fires in the Districts of Gjirokastra and Lezha

The President of the Republic, H. E. Ilir Meta is following with great concern the current situation caused by the massive spread of fires in some regions of the country, especially in Gjirokastra and Lezha.

President Meta encourages the Armed Forces and the personnel, of the Ministry of Interiror, Civil Emergency Units, and the heads of the local government in these districts, to take immediate effective emergency measures, to neutralize fires and to respond to the hearths of fires and be close to the citizens who may be at risk of their mass spread.

President Meta, stressing the importance of preserving the environment and nature, appeals and urges institutionally the central and local authorities to coordinate in a timely manner, with the aim of effectively tackling the situation, to assist the areas affected by fires, especially to eliminate the risk to the lives of citizens.