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Serbian UN Translator Kidnapped in Demo against KFOR Raids on Serbian Homes

forces.  "During the protest, they destroyed a UNMIK police car and slightly injured an UNMIK police officer. They kidnapped the translator of the injured officer," said Major Steven Sharpell, ... (UNMIK) police had mounted a joint operation to search three Serbian homes in northern Mitrovica, the same ...

19/05/2010 - 10:08 - comment 0

UN Police Arrest Rwandan Genocide Suspect in Kosovo

documents," UNMIK police chief Christophe Albiston said. "The next stage will be to consider ... UN police in Kosovo have arrested a Rwandan suspected of genocide and war crimes in his central African country in 1994, the head of the police force ...

18/05/2010 - 19:38 - comment 0

NATO Fears Flare-up of Violence as Kosovo Elections Approach

in the province and 8,000 international and Kosovar police officers are also on alert.  Rugova, whose ... Mission in Kosovo (UNMIK) is urging the Serbs to take part in the elctions, predicting they could become ... and 30 representatives," said UNMIK spokesman Susan Manuel.  Rugova's party won 58 percent ...

18/05/2010 - 17:36 - comment 0

Fire at Kosovo Power Plant Knocks out 25 Percent of Supply

knocking out just under 25 percent of the province's electricity supply, UN police sources said.  ... and surrounding area before it was extinguished by firefighters from the UN police and the KFOR international ... Bulgaria, and a further 50 from Montenegro, said Sylvana Nzirorera of the UN Mission to Kosovo (UNMIK ...

19/05/2010 - 10:09 - comment 0

Kouchner Delighted with Kosovo Elections

and within 16 months, UNMIK had given Kosovo many of the trappings of statehood, including a local police ... Nations Mission in Kosovo (UNMIK) in June 1999, after a NATO bombing campaign forced Yugoslav troops ...

19/05/2010 - 10:22 - comment 0

Yugoslavia Arrests Four Westerners for Plotting against Milosevic

They were arrested for allegedly plotting against the government and for training special police in its independence-minded republic of Montenegro.  The detained Britons were identified by Western officials as police ... of the United Nations Mission in Kosovo (UNMIK) -- before the world's media accused of terrorism ...

19/05/2010 - 11:08 - comment 0

Belgrade Calls on UN to Stop Rebel Attacks

mid-1999.  NATO-led peacekeepers (KFOR) and the United Nations mission in Kosovo (UNMIK) "are ... The self-proclaimed Liberation Army of Presevo, Medvedja and Bujanovac (UCPMB) has clashed with Serb police ...

19/05/2010 - 10:01 - comment 0