President of Kosovo Hashim Thaci has held “a meeting (with) heads of key rule of law and security institutions, to discuss with them necessary institutional steps on fighting terrorism, radicalism and extremism,’ according to a press release issued by the President’s press service.” This comes only a few days after he pledged support to Prime Minister Ramush Haradinaj calling for an international investigation into the ruling of 2015 Kumanovo Attacks by ethnic Albanians that left eight police officers and ten militants dead. The key organizer of the attacks, Sulejman Osmani from Kosovo, was given life in jail. (Gazeta Express, RTK, Fox News)
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@AKNationalGuard Returns Home From Deployment in #Kosovo.
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