Pisonero: Concern over closure of Kosovo's anti-corruption department

NEWS 21.10.2020 22:26
Source: N1

European Commission spokeswoman Ana Pisonero on Wednesday expressed concern over the decision by the authorities in Pristina to shut down a special anti-corruption department.

“Decision of government to abolish the special anti-corruption department with the Kosovo Police raises concerns about its commitment to the fight against corruption,” Pisonero wrote on he Twitter profile.  

She added that the anti-corruption department is crucial in Pristina’s fight against corruption. “This department plays a key role in this fight, as noted in the latest European Commission and EULEX reports.