Serbs with a criminal past are attacking the members of the Kosovo Police in the north of the country in order to remove the presence of the police in that part of the territory of Kosovo, assess security experts. Speaking about Monday’s incident in Leposavic where the police fired with firearms in order to neutralize the danger, they consider that this action was appropriate on the part of the police officials and completely legitimate.
The lives of several members of the Kosovo Police were endangered on Monday at a checkpoint in the north of the country while they were performing their duties.
According to the police, the danger came from people with a criminal past who tried to stop them for checking in Bistrica i Leposavic.
As the police have announced, the car hit the police vehicle during the movement while the police officers fired with firearms.
The former director of the Kosovo Police, Rashit Qalaj, says that the reaction of the KP members in the case in Leposavic was appropriate and in accordance with the law.