‘Europe’s last unspoilt river’ wins legal protection

Jun 8, 2021

It is being billed as Europe’s last unspoilt river. The 272km (169 miles) Vjose runs across Balkan borders.

Conservationists are celebrating a legal victory to protect it from industrial development.

The question is whether they can turn it into Europe’s first National Park encompassing an entire river system.

Al Jazeera’s John Psaropoulos reports from Albania.

Published by amongthefray

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