Albania has sent 30 doctors and nurses to Italy, the worst-hit country in Europe amid the COVID-19 pandemic, the Albanian Prime minister announced on Saturday. The Albanian medical team was escorted to theTirana aiport by Albania's PM Edi Rama, the leader announced on his Facebook page. The Albanian doctors, Rama said, will go to Italy's Lombardy region to help their Italian colleagues.
By Blerina Ago, tourism expert : I wish I never had to write about tourism in this situation. Currently, Albania's fragile tourism industry is at its worst moment, following a very severe earthquake of November 26th.
Byrek is known as the street food of the Balkans. It is very used in the Albania families. Also called Börek, burek, or lakror is a family of baked or fried filled pastries made of a thin flaky dough known as yufka (or phyllo). Byrek recipe by chief Najada Frasheri:
The Guardian: “There are too many pressures at the same time on our natural systems and something has to give,” she added. “We are intimately interconnected with nature, whether we like it or not. If we don’t take care of nature, we can’t take care of ourselves.