Reaction of the President of the Republic, H. E. Ilir Meta

Reaction of the President of the Republic, H. E. Ilir Meta

July 4th, 2019

The President of the Republic of Albania, H. E. Ilir Meta expressed the deep concern about the extremely serious and tragic event that took place today in Kavaja, where an innocent citizen lost his life and several other citizens were injured.

President Meta held a telephone conversation with the Mayor of Kavaja, Mr. Isa Sakja and asked him to convey His most sincere condolences and solidarity to the relatives and to the family members of the citizen who lost his life as well as the President’s wishes for a quick recovery of all other who were wounded.

President Meta is asking for the immediate launch of the investigation about this serious event, its rapid and its full disclosure, as well as the perpetrators being held accountable and place in front of justice.

President Meta emphasizes the indispensability of the increase of the readiness of the State Police and of the law enforcement agencies in order to take all the necessary measures to ensure the public security and safety in the country and to prevent such serious and tragic events to ever take place.