Commune of Skenderaj to hold fresh elections

Commune of Skenderaj to hold fresh elections

Pristina, December 6, 2013

The town of Skenderaj will hold fresh elections for the mayor of the commune, as a result of the fact that the elected mayor, Sami Lushtaku is in detention for being suspected of war crimes and EULEX mission has not released him in order to take his oath.

For this, the Central Election Commission has decided for this commune to hold fresh elections on December 15.

Branch of the Democratic Party of Kosovo in Skenderaj has requested his release in order to perform the oath, but EULEX has not accepted to release him for 10 minutes. /ibna/