The death toll from Tuesday’s powerful earthquake in Albania has risen to 50, the country’s prime minister said on Saturday.
Edi Rama after the extraordinary session of the Council of Ministers said that the search and rescue operations have been completed.=
Meanwhile, the Ministry of Health and Social Protection said that some 913 people were injured.
The search and rescue operations were conducted by teams from Turkey, North Macedonia, Albania, Kosovo, and Greece, among other countries.
The earthquake hit at 3.54 a.m. local time (0254GMT) on Tuesday, with an epicenter 15 kilometers (9 miles) off the coast