Friday, April 15, 2005
Kosovo’s Institutions condemn the latest killing
Haradinaj was ambushed while traveling from Peja towards Decan-Western Kosovo
Kosovo-Peje: The President of Kosovo, Ibrahim Rugova, through a pronouncement from his office, said today that he was shocked when he heard the news of the killing of Enver Haradinaj, the bother of former PM, Ramush Haradinaj. The pronouncement says”: “Those who did this savage act intend to destabilize Kosovo. They are against the freedom, Independence and democracy of our country, values for which Enver Haradinaj and his family have fought. We condemn this savage act and we demand that the relevant authorities bring these killers to justice. We want to express our condolences to the Haradinaj family and to the people of Kosova. We ask the citizens of the Peja and Decani region to remain calm for the sake of the country”.
The Government of Kosova also condemned the killing in the strongest possible terms. “In these difficult moments for all of us, and especially for the Haradinaj family, the Prime Minister and the Government of Kosova express the sincere condolences to the Haradinaj family, friends and all the citizens of Kosova”.
International Institution in Kosovo condemned the killing as well. The head of the US office on Kosovo, Philip Goldberg, said: “The U.S. office condemns this terrible crime. I hope the actors of this crime will be caught soon, and we encourage everyone who has any information to contact police immediately”. RTK & Kosovapress