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ANOTHER Albanian former political prisoner sets himself on fire

TIRANA - Today, on day 19 of the hunger strike of the former political prisoners, another striker takes extreme act of self-sacrifice.
here is the link to the video http://www.balkanweb.com/TV/index.php?id_categoria=42&id_ansalive=16737

After George Ndrecës, his friend, former political prisoner, Lirak Bejko, 47 years from Skrapari tried to end life by putting yourself on fire.

TV 'News 24' broadcast directly from the scene shocking footage.

Lirak Bejko is quietly leading from the tent, has emerged in a makeshift minioborr and after he poured gasoline on his clothes, has turned lighter. He was immediately covered in flames, which for a few seconds have progressed in the body of former political prisoners. Sub calls, "Do not!", "Soon Arise!", "Water!" Strike friends, former political persecuted immediately threw blankets and water in the body of Bekos extinguish flames difficulties.

Later Bejko is sent towards the burning hospital by an ambulance, which stands for any emergency situation at the venue.

After the act of George Ndrecës, this is the second case in the hunger strike of the former political prisoners attempted sacrifice by burning.

Doctors say that burning Bejkos is third rate at 50%. 'Lirak Bejko came in serious condition, has third-degree burns over 50% of the body ".
Doctors announced for 'News 24' that received light burns and another former inmate, Sunrise Kollçaku helped extinguish the flames of Bekos.

Former political prisoners require the Government to meet their demands for compensation for years of prison who have performed in recent years due to the then policy dictatorship.

Ina Ndreca see live images from the 'News 24'
During the moment of burning Lirak Bejkos, everything happened front Ina Ndrecës, wife of former prisoners other George Ndreca. Ina Ndreca was in television TV 'News 24' program 'Open Heart' Vila 24 saw heavy footage. 'Do Lirak, do not!', Were the words of Ina Ndrecës, without images similar to her husband George Ndreca, who tried to vetëflijohej in the same form.


Added: Oct-10-2012 Occurred On: Oct-2-2012
By: alboboy
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Politics
Tags: fire, self, put, albania
Location: Tirana, Albania (load item map)
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