The President of Kosovo: Serbia is preparing annexation «Crimean scenario»

The President of Kosovo Hashim Thaci believes that Serbia is ready to Annex the Northern part of the region with the «Crimean scenario.» He stated this in an interview with Reuters, writes European true.

As you know, the special police unit Kosovo on Saturday, January 14, wrapped the train from Serbia, which was painted in the national colors of Serbia with the inscription «Kosovo is Serbia».

Kosovo President Hashim Thaci said that such a train was sent to «provocations» of the Kosovars in order to create a pretext for military intervention by Serbia in Northern Kosovo, home to about 50,000 ethnic Serbs who refuse to recognize Kosovo’s independence and again want edge led Belgrade.

«Serbia’s intention is to use this train, which was presented to Russia, first to help cut off the Northern part of Kosovo, and then … attach it to Serbia. It is a model of the Crimea», – said Thaci.

Sunday, January 15, Serbian President Tomislav Nikolic has stated that the actions in Kosovo showed that the former autonomy is looking for war with Belgrade. Moreover, Nikolic has threatened to send troops to Kosovo.

Responding to the statements of Nikolic and Thaci said that any attempt to invade Serbia in Northern Kosovo will cause a «chain reaction throughout the region of Western Balkans.»

Belgrade does not recognize the independent state of Kosovo, a former Autonomous part of Serbia, which declared independence in 2008. The normalization of relations between the two countries is a precondition for Serbia and Kosovo towards EU membership, which both countries want.

Once the tension in relations between the two countries arose after the former Prime Minister of Kosovo Ramush Haradinaj was arrested in France on a warrant from Serbia, which accuses him of war crimes.

Later, the French court made the decision to release Haradinaj.

The President of Kosovo: Serbia is preparing annexation «Crimean scenario» 17.01.2017

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