Kosovo: One-month detention for arrested at Visoki Decani

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PRISTINA – The Basic Court in Pec ordered a detention of one month for four men who were arrested near the Visoki Decani monastery in Kosovo on Sunday, and the decision is only in connection with charges of illegal possession of weapons, Pristina-based media reported on Tuesday.

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Photo: SPC

Judge Violeta Usaj-Rugova confirmed the media reports on detention, pointing out that the detained men were suspected of illegal possession of weapons.

Koha Ditore daily also cited prosecutor Valbona Hadzosaj as saying that her investigation was only into illegal possession of weapons.

Pristina-based media reported earlier that the Basic Prosecutor’s Office in Pec suspected one of the four arrestees to have fought in Syria and another one of them to have attempted to travel to the Middle East but had been stopped and brought back to Kosovo.