Minister of Finances: In two months second installment of payment for former political prisoners to be disbursed

Minister of Finances: In two months second installment of payment for former political prisoners to be disbursed

Tirana, April 19, 2013

Minister of Finances of Albania, Ridvan Bode, said that the Council of Ministers has approved a total of  11729 dossiers of former political prisoners.

In his social page on Facebook Minister Bode said the first installment has been paid for a total of 10594 cases of former political prisoners and an additional 1135 are being processed.

According to him, the second installment has been disbursed for a total of 3885 cases and a second installment will be paid to 6397 more ex-political prisoners.

He said that today (April 19) second installments for a total of 700 ex-political prisoners will be processed.

“The disbursement of the second installment for all ex-political prisoners will be completed in two months,” said Minister Bode. /ibna/