Albanian Daily News
President Meidani wants int'l organizations to increase aid

Feb 26, 2000

TIRANA - President Rexhep Meidani asked on Wednesday from the UNHCR resident representative in Tirana, Marion Hofman, greater and concrete support for Albania from international organisations.

Meidani discussed in the meeting, held to mark the new mandate of Hofman, various problems related to the role of UNHCR in Albania, as well as the situation in the region.

Meidani said the Albanians of Albania deserved more aid as payback for the hospitality they showed towards the Kosovo Albanian refugees.

He urged UNHCR to get involved in development programmes for the poor in the country.

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