After Kosovo police raid UN calls for release of staff
May 29, 2019 03:48 PM EDT
The UN Mission in Kosovo (UNMIK) called for the release of its members following their arrest during a Kosovo police operation in northern Kosovo on Tuesday.
The police operation, which involved activities in the regions of Zvecan, Zubin Potok, Leposavic, Mitrovica North, Mitrovica South, Skenderaj and Drenas culminated in both citizens and police officers of other nationalities being arrested. Among the charges against the detainees are smuggling goods, bribes, organized crime and preventing police from conducting their activities.