EULEX Reserve Formed Police Unit Commander’s interview with Kanal 5 TV about the security situation in northern Kosovo

13 December 2022

On 13 December, the Commander of EULEX’s Reserve Formed Police Unit, Mariano Bastanza, gave an interview to Kanal 5 TV of North Macedonia, where he spoke about the latest developments in northern Kosovo: “In the past days, we saw an escalation of violence with a series of attacks, including on Kosovo Police, an EULEX reconnaissance patrol, and journalists.”

Bastanza further said that the armed presence in northern Kosovo is unacceptable and that violence needs to stop now.

“EULEX is closely monitoring the security situation according to our mandate in close cooperation with the Kosovo Police and KFOR,” said the RFPU Commander.

Watch the interview here (4’:49’’): v=carnyhFAfyM