Albanian opposition leader attacked during anti-govt protest


              People holding EU, US and Albanian flags take part in an an anti-government protest held near a summit of European Union leaders and their counterparts from the Western Balkans in the capital Tirana, Albania, on Tuesday, Dec. 6, 2022. Sali Berisha, a 78-year-old former president, prime minister and the leader of the Albanian opposition center-right Democratic Party has been attacked during protest when a man came out of the crowd and punched him in the face. The opposition was protesting against alleged corruption by Prime Minister Edi Rama, which they blame for the country's cost-of-living crisis.(AP Photo/Franc Zhurda)
            
              People take part in an an anti-government protest held near a summit of European Union leaders and their counterparts from the Western Balkans in the capital Tirana, Albania , on Tuesday, Dec. 6, 2022. Sali Berisha, a 78-year-old former president, prime minister and the leader of the Albanian opposition center-right Democratic Party has been attacked during protest when a man came out of the crowd and punched him in the face. The opposition was protesting against alleged corruption by Prime Minister Edi Rama, which they blame for the country's cost-of-living crisis.(AP Photo/Franc Zhurda)
            
              Sali Berisha, the leader of the Albanian opposition center-right Democratic Party, injured, looks on after he has been attacked during an anti-government protest held near a summit of European Union leaders and their counterparts from the Western Balkans in the capital Tirana, Albania , on Tuesday, Dec. 6, 2022. Berisha, a 78-year-old former president and prime minister, on Tuesday was leading hundreds of protesters walking toward the summit area when a man came out of the crowd and punched him in the face. Thousands of Albanian opposition supporters protested against the center-left government's as EU leaders and their Western Balkans counterparts gather Tuesday in Tirana for talks. (AP Photo/Franc Zhurda)
            
              Sali Berisha, the leader of the Albanian opposition center-right Democratic Party, injured, looks on after he has been attacked during an anti-government protest held near a summit of European Union leaders and their counterparts from the Western Balkans in the capital Tirana, Albania , on Tuesday, Dec. 6, 2022. Berisha, a 78-year-old former president and prime minister, on Tuesday was leading hundreds of protesters walking toward the summit area when a man came out of the crowd and punched him in the face. Thousands of Albanian opposition supporters protested against the center-left government's as EU leaders and their Western Balkans counterparts gather Tuesday in Tirana for talks. (AP Photo/Franc Zhurda)
            
              Sali Berisha, the leader of the Albanian opposition center-right Democratic Party, injured, speaks after he has been attacked during an anti-government protest held near a summit of European Union leaders and their counterparts from the Western Balkans in the capital Tirana, Albania , on Tuesday, Dec. 6, 2022. Berisha, a 78-year-old former president and prime minister, on Tuesday was leading hundreds of protesters walking toward the summit area when a man came out of the crowd and punched him in the face. Thousands of Albanian opposition supporters protested against the center-left government's as EU leaders and their Western Balkans counterparts gather Tuesday in Tirana for talks. (AP Photo/Franc Zhurda)
            
              Sali Berisha, the leader of the Albanian opposition center-right Democratic Party, injured, looks on after he has been attacked during an anti-government protest held near a summit of European Union leaders and their counterparts from the Western Balkans in the capital Tirana, Albania , on Tuesday, Dec. 6, 2022. Berisha, a 78-year-old former president and prime minister, on Tuesday was leading hundreds of protesters walking toward the summit area when a man came out of the crowd and punched him in the face. Thousands of Albanian opposition supporters protested against the center-left government's as EU leaders and their Western Balkans counterparts gather Tuesday in Tirana for talks. (AP Photo/Franc Zhurda)
            
              Police officers stand behind a security gate during the EU-Western Balkans Summit, in Tirana, Albania, Tuesday, Dec. 6, 2022. EU leaders and their Western Balkans counterparts gather Tuesday for talks aimed at boosting their partnership as Russia's war in Ukraine threatens to reshape the geopolitical balance in the region. (AP Photo/Franc Zhurda)
Albanian opposition leader attacked during anti-govt protest