Browsing All posts tagged under »rule of law«

Hasan Abazi: Individual Liberty at Risk

March 30, 2012


Hasan Abazi in Solitary Confinement via Balkans Insight The President of Kosovo’s Metalworkers Union, Hasan Abazi, has been placed in solitary confinement, says his lawyer, even though he has yet to appear in court. Fatmir Aliu Pristina / Vranje A veteran trade unionist from Kosovo, who was arrested on Wednesday by Serbian border police for “espionage” during […]

Political Retaliatory Arrests

March 29, 2012


Via BalkansInsight and personal contacts After Kosovo Police arrested four Serbs members of illegal parallel institutions for allegedly carrying material to be used for Serbian local elections within the Republic of Kosovo, Serbia retaliates with a politically motivated arrest of Hasan Abazi. As of the writing of this post, Mr. Abazi has still not seen […]