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PRISTINA – The Kosovo police has a high Serb official arrested. That led to a furious reaction from Belgrade. The Serbian president Aleksandar Vucic spoke of a “brutal provocation” and accused the EU mission in Kosovo (EULEX) aiding and abetting.

Aleksandar Vucic

The Kosovo police arrested a Serbian government official Marko Djuric in Mitrovicë. There was a round table on the improvement of the relations between the neighbouring countries. Djuric should Kosovo not more, because the authorities in the former Serbian province of nationalist rhetoric as inflammatory.

A captive Djuric was then transferred to a police station in the capital, Pristina. He would then be sent back to Serbia. President Vucic accused EULEX of support offered for the arrest of the officer. EU-buitenlandchef Federica Mogherini said, speaking with the leaders of Kosovo and Serbia. She called for calm.

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