An explosion tragedy, killed 26 civilians and injured over 300 others in Albania

A chain of massive explosions at an ammunition depot over the weekend killed 26 people and leave over 300 injured near the Tirana capital of Albania. Some 1,000 soldiers...

A chain of massive explosions at an ammunition depot over the weekend killed 26 people and leave over 300 injured near the Tirana capital of Albania. Some 1,000 soldiers and 500 policemen search for victims throughout the disaster zone, with unexploded shells and munitions from the communist-era military depot still littering the dangerous site. As the country declares a day of national mourning, three people are arrested for negligence

Vedat Xhymshiti; is an independent journalist and war correspondent. He has reported on a number of Middle Eastern conflicts from the Arab Spring in 2010 to the current Syrian civil war. He has been published in various media including Der Spiegel, NY Times, TIME, Paris Match, Le Monde ect. He is specialized in International Relations and Diplomacy. Xhymshiti is also a print media critic, a columnist for the Balkan Investigative Reporting Network, and founder of THEFrontliner.net

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