Albin Kurti, a member of the Kosovo Assembly from the opposition Self-Determination, has been arrested.

The arrest took place in front of the Assembly, Tanjug is reporting on Friday, citing RTK2.

Two other Self-Determination members of the Assembly, Albulena Haxhiu and Donika Kadaj-Bujupi, have also been arrested.

The Kosovo police announced on Wednesday they were looking for Kurti, after the Basic Court in Pristina issued a warrant for his arrest, local media reported.

A total of four Self-Determination officials were to appear before the court for causing incidents in the past by throwing tear gas in the Assembly.