After what is the worst and possibly the deadliest earthquake in decades, Albanian and international teams including one from Israel, are rushing to locate survivors in collapsed buildings and amid the devastation.

Israel Rescue and Service team from Mevo’ot HaHermon Regional Council sent to Albania, continue their search for survivors Wednesday, in the city of Durres, following a 6.4 on the Richter Scale earthquake that shock the Balkan nation on Monday and resulted in at least 26 dead, more than 650 injured and dozens more still missing.

This was the strongest earthquake to hit Albania in decades and it is feared may be the deadliest as well.

The epicenter was 30 Km west of the capital and was felt in the Balkans and Italy.

Read the full article at Ynet

Related Articles:

Hamas deputy leader warns of new intifada

Deputy Hamas leader Saleh al-Arouri has welcomed the Palestinian Authority's announcement to sever security cooperation with Israel and threatened that there could be a new intifada. "We...

WATCH: The True History of Jerusalem – Tragedy, Triumph and Prophetic Destiny

CUFI's Erick Stakelbeck presents from Jerusalem for a journey through the history of God’s holy city, from King David to today: tragedy, triumph, and Jerusalem’s incredible prophetic destiny.  ...

Jerusalem will remain the undivided capital of Israel, says Netanyahu at Jerusalem Day ceremony

Speaking at the Jerusalem day ceremony on Thursday, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu emphasized the importance of a unified Jerusalem under Israeli sovereignty for the vision of Israeli-Palestinian...

Roger Waters sings “We’ll take back the land… from the Jordan river to the sea”

Roger Waters marked "Nakba Day" by singing a song about the destruction of the world's only Jewish state. "We’ll take back the land, we’ll plant our olive trees, from the...

Russian Ambassador to Lebanon says “Hezbollah is not a terror organisation; it fights terror”

Russia's Ambassador to Lebanon has said that Russia "does not see" Hezbollah as a terrorist organisation and has condemned sanctions against the group. Ambassador Alexander...

Subscribe to start receiving FREE TORCH magazines from CUFI UK