Turkish helicopters evacuate Albanian flood victims

Turkish helicopters also carried 197.4 tons of food and aid materials to the disaster areas.

Turkish helicopters evacuate Albanian flood victims

Three Turkish military helicopters evacuated 427 flood victims in Albania in six days.
Turkey's General Staff posted an information note on its web-site in which it said that the Turkish Armed Forces (TSK) sent three Skorsky helicopters to Albania after a flood disaster.

The helicopters carried 47 tons of aid from Gjader air base to flooded regions in Albania.

Helicopters also evacuated 117 flood victims from the flooded areas on Friday, raising the total number of people they rescued to 427 in six days.

From December 5 to 10, Turkish helicopters carried 197.4 tons of food and aid materials to the disaster areas.

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