Claims of Italian hazardous waste secretly dumped in Albania under investigation
- “We are facing a large-scale criminal event. About 1,300 containers may have entered Albania illegally, in violation of the Constitution and against the will of the Albanian people. We are dealing with a threat to the health and safety of Albanians,” said Lulzim Basha, chairman of Albania’s Democratic Party.
TIRANA, March 8 – Prosecutors in Durres have launched an investigation over suspicions that large amounts of hazardous waste from Italy entered Albania last summer to be illegally dumped. The