Explosion in K. Mitrovica kills one, injures two
Kosovo Albanian Selver Haradinaj was killed and two children were injured when an explosive device exploded on his apartment window.Source: Beta
Haradinaj lived in the Tri Solitera neighborhood in the northern part of Kosovska Mitrovica.
Kosovo police (KPS) Regional Spokesman Besim Hoti told reporters that unknown perpetrators had placed the plastic explosives on Haradinaj’s window. The Haradinaj family’s apartment is located on the ground floor.
The device exploded around 1:30 CET on Sunday. Aside from Haradinaj, his wife and four children were inside the apartment at the time of the blast.
Hoti added that neither motive nor the perpetrators were known to the police but that the investigation was underway.
The Tri Solitera neighborhood is located near the Ibar River which separates the southern and the northern part of the town and members of various ethnic groups live there.