The Kosovo Specialist Chambers has confirmed the news. “Due to compelling humanitarian grounds, the Pre-Trial Judge has instructed the Registry to manage a custodial visit to Kosovo to meet immediate family. The Accused remains in pre-trial detention and in the custody of the Specialist Chambers. EULEX and Kosovo Police are supporting the Kosovo Specialist Chambers,” Angela Griep, spokesperson for the Specialist Chambers told Gazeta Express.
A Pre-Trial Judge of the
Kosovo Specialist Chambers has confirmed the indictment against Veseli and
three other senior KLA commanders, Hashim Thaci, Rexhep Selimi and Jakup
Krasniqi on 26 October 2020. Following
their arrests by the Specialist Prosecutor on 4 and 5 November, Veseli and
others were transferred to the Detention Facilities of the Kosovo Specialist
Chambers (KSC) in The Hague.
The indictment, as confirmed, states that the war crimes of illegal or arbitrary arrest and detention, cruel treatment, torture, and murder, and the crimes against humanity of imprisonment, other inhumane acts, torture, murder, enforced disappearance of persons, and persecution were committed from at least March 1998 through September 1999. /GazetaExpress/