Albanian Daily News - Dec 14

Serb killed in SE Kosovo

Albanian Economic Tribune

PRISHTINA - A Serb was killed Sunday in an attack in southeastern Kosovo near an ethnic Albanian village, and hours later mortar rounds hit several Serb homes in the same area, according to media reports.

Aleksandar Jovanovic was cutting wood with another villager in the area 25 miles southeast of Prishtina, when they were fired on Sunday morning, the independent Beta news agency reported. Jovanovic died and the other man escaped, the report said.

Maj. Peter Gothe, a spokesman for the NATO-led peacekeeping force in Kosovo, said the body of a dead Serb had been found in the area but he could not confirm any details. (

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