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Thursday, April 19, 2018, 

Czech Republic sends technical assistance to Macedonia

Czech Republic sends technical assistance to Macedonia

Prague, 11 August 2016 (MIA) - Czech fire-fighters will send electric generators and pumps as support following the weekend's devastating floods in the Skopje region, MIA reports from Prague.

Macedonia activated the EU Civil Protection Mechanism, asking for humanitarian assistance.

"The Czech Republic, which has a vast experience in coping with floods, has offered eight generators and 47 pumps, which Macedonia accepted", said Nikole Zaoralova, spokesperson of the Fire Rescue Service of the Czech Republic.

The technical assistance is set to arrive in Macedonia on Saturday. ik/09:51


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