PEC – The Basic Court of Pec has raised an indictment against 14 Serbs from the city of Klina, northwestern Kosovo, charging them with committing war crimes in Kosovo in 1999, and a warrant for their arrest was issued as well.


Kosovska Mitrovica-based Radio Kontakt Plus reported that the suspects were Serbs from the region of Pec.

The court in Pec made the decision in cooperation with Kosovo’s Special Prosecution Office, and the crime the suspect Serbs are charged with are punishable by a number of years in prison.

Lawyer Ljubomir Pantovic told Tanjug that the Special Prosecution Office, which had jurisdiction over war crimes, was handling a lot of cases in which Serbs were prosecuted for war crimes and the case from Pec was one of them.