An elderly woman from Vlora has committed suicide, according to reports from the police.
The 85-year-old was found hanging from a tree. Police said they do not suspect any foul play in the incident.
It is not known what motivated the suicides but internationally, experts have raised the alarm about the COVID-19 pandemic, the fallout, and the implications it has on mental health.
Albania has been badly hit by the economic fallout from the pandemic and it is predicted to plunge the country into a severe recession.