The US embassy to Pristina has alerted US citizens today of an added risk of terrorist attacks in Kosovo during the Catholic and Orthodox Easter.
The alert states that US citizens should be cautious because extremists may operate in tourist locations.
“The Department of State wishes to alert U.S. Citizens to the heightened risk of terrorist attacks in Kosovo, particularly during holiday seasons. U.S. Citizens should exercise caution at holiday festivals and events around the Catholic and Orthodox Easter celebrations. Extremists continue to focus on tourist locations, shopping malls, bars, houses of worship, and other soft targets. Please exercise additional vigilance in these and similar locations”, the alert of the embassy states. /ibna/