Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?

European Union

Father and son missing as floods hit northern Albania

Father and son were reported missing in Albania when their car was caught in a torrent during heavy rains.

According to police, a little girl was inside the car when it was caught in a stream of water and managed to escape.

Albanian police posted on Facebook that “the flow of water took away her brother and father” It also showed rescuers trying to get the car out.

Flood danger forced schools to close and emergency services from Albania began to evacuate residents in Shkoder.


Albania, which relies on hydropower to generate all its electricity, was badly affected by the 2022 drought. The government needed to import more power.

KESH, a state-owned utility producing power, stated that the recent rains had been filling its reservoirs. It also had to release water to keep two of its dams afloat.

Although floods were also felt in neighboring Kosovo, no deaths or other damage was reported.


This article is shared:

EU Reporter publishes articles sourced from many outside sources that reflect a broad range of views. These articles do not necessarily reflect the views of EU Reporter.

You May Also Like

European Union

After a Russian-occupied Zaporizhzhia nuclear plant in Ukraine was detained, U.N. nuclear watchdog chief Rafael Grossi announced that the man responsible has been released....

United States

The goal is “energy security,” lobbyists said, although clean-energy advocates counter that wind and solar provide more protection from boom-and-bust oil markets. Russian troops...


For many years we have seen how the Soft Power used by the Kremlin works exclusively through culture, exhibitions, musical groups presentations, etc. It...


The Azerbaijani diaspora, which numbers some 60 million people around the world has entered the virtual social media battle being waged between Armenia and...