Exclusive | Why did Gert Shehu attack Sali Berisha today? His doctor responds

The doctor of Gert Shehu, the 31-year-old who punched Sali Berisha in the face today, said that since 2018 he had been treating him as a patient.

Asked by the Euronews Albania journalist, Bruna Cifligu, why exactly today, Gert Shehu went to the protest and assaulted the chief democrat, the doctor said that he did not prefer to give an answer.

“I want to stay away from political comments,” he said.

Earlier in an exclusive interview for Euronews Albania, Gert Shehu’s mother said that her son had no party affiliations, nor did he ever exercise his right to vote.