In response to the Serbian authorities removing a controversial monument to the KLA affiliated, Liberation Army of Preševo, Bujanovac and Medveđa (UCPMB) in the southern Serbian town of Presevo yesterday - B92 - Info - Protest in southern town ends without incidents
Local Albanian youths went on the rampage last night and today attacking dozens of Serbian Orthodox cememteries smashing headstones across the occupied Serbian province of Kosovo.. A Church in Djakovica was attacked and a rocket was fired at Church in Decani. A memorial to the Yugoslav Partisans from WW2 was shot at and attacked. Last night in northern Kosovska Mitrovica, the local Serbian administrative government office was firebombed. Local Serbs have complained of police and NATO/KFOR forces inaction to the violence. Incidents in the southern town of Prizren as well.
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This has been part of an ongoing violent campaign by ethnic Albanians to rid Kosovo of its Serbs and Roma. Tensions are running high. On Friday a Serb shot dead one Albanian and seriously wounded another they both set foot on his property to steal wood. The Serb has gone to ground being hunted by local police.