Albania was hit by an earthquake today, causing panic among many residents, especially in the capital, Tirana. This earthquake was also felt in Italy, Montenegro, Greece and FYROM.
The Defence ministry reported damages in several apartment buildings and homes, but no human casualties were registered. Meanwhile, the first powerful trembling was followed by other tremors for several hours.
“From the information collected so far, there have been no human casualties, but only material damages”, the Defence ministry announced. /ibna/