Albania real-time news

UAE sends medical aid to Albania in fight against Covid-19 (source — 15/05/2020 13:19:22

The aid will assist approximately 7,000 medical professionals as they work to combat the Covid-19 pandemic.

Coronavirus: With fewer humans to fear, flamingos flock to Albanian lagoon (source — 11/05/2020 22:35:07

The human quarantine in Albania results in an abundance of waterfowl at lagoon.

Flamingos flourish amid lockdown ‘calmness’ in Albanian lagoon (source — 10/05/2020 13:57:20

Humans getting their wings clipped during the coronavirus pandemic in Albania has allowed flamingos and other birds to flourish in a coastal lagoon by the Adriatic Sea.

Coronavirus positive: good news round-up - Pink flamingos flock to Albania (source — 23/04/2020 14:30:00

For Balkan Roma, hunger is the first curse of coronavirus (source — 16/04/2020 11:46:03

TIRANA: Inside a dark shack outside Albania’s capital, 18-year-old Mirela tries to soothe her newborn with the only food she has: a can of powdered milk scrounged from a rubbish bin.“But what to do af...

Barcelona airport: Hapless ‘attackers’ smash car into virtually empty terminal amid coronavirus lockdown (source — 20/03/2020 14:30:10

TWO men have been arrested after they rammed a car into Barcelona’s El Prat airport. The two Albanian men were arrested by Mossos d’Esquadra (the local police) at around 5am this morning. ⚠️ Read our ...

Helpful information

How to prevent coronavirus disease and stop the spread of germs
  • Avoid close contact with people who are sick.
  • Cover your cough or sneeze with a tissue, then throw the tissue immediately in the trash.
  • Avoid touching your face - nose, mouth and eyes.
  • Clean and desinfect frequently touched surfaces and objects. You can use sanitizer gel for this. Buy here one.
  • Stay home when you are sick except to get medical care
  • Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds. Use sanitizer gel if you haven’t got access to water.
Coronavirus symptoms
Common symptoms:
  • Respiratory symptoms
  • Fever
  • Cough
  • Shortness of breath
  • Breathing difficulties
In more severe cases:
  • Pneumonia
  • Severe acute respiratory syndrome
  • Kidney failure
  • Death