In France have arrested the former Prime Minister of Kosovo

The police in France have arrested the former Prime Minister of Kosovo Ramush Haradinaj on a warrant from Serbia for war crimes. About it reports «Radio Freedom».

«According to the Ministry, the French law enforcement authorities arrested him on an arrest warrant issued by Serbia in 2004 that, according to the statement, «it is unacceptable for us.» The foreign Ministry added, making every effort to secure the release of Haradinaj,» — said in the message of the Ministry of foreign Affairs of Kosovo.

Reuters, citing unnamed sources in the police of France added that Haradinaj was detained at the airport Basel-Mulhouse in Eastern France after arriving on a flight from Pristina.

In the summer of 2015 he was detained on a Serbian warrant in Slovenia, but two days later released under diplomatic pressure.

Recall that Ramush Haradinaj was briefly Prime Minister of Kosovo in 2004-2005, when the Autonomous Serbian region was a de facto protectorate of the UN, not controlled by Belgrade. During the Kosovo war of 1998-99, he was one of the commanders of the separatist armed group «Kosovo liberation Army».

Serbia accuses him of war crimes against civilian Serbs during the Kosovo war.




In France have arrested the former Prime Minister of Kosovo 05.01.2017

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