Specialist Prosecutor's Office
Justice Minister Abelard Tahiri confirmed on Wednesday evening that he has been summoned by the Specialist Prosecution in The Hague to give an interview at the end of October.
"Two weeks ago, I received an invitation by the Specialist Prosecutor to go there in the end of this month in the capacity of a witness," Tahiri told Pristina-based Dukagjini TV.
The Kosovo Specialist Prosecution has asked a former commander of the Kosovo Liberation Army, KLA, Petrit Bojaxhiu, to come to the The Hague to answer questions about his conduct during the independence war of the late 1990s.
Bojaxhiu is currently serving as captain of the Kosovo Security Force.
The Dragash/Dragas War Veterans Organisation condemned the summons in a statement.
The Hague-based Kosovo Specialist Prosecution has summoned Lulzim Kabashi, a former commander of the Kosovo Liberation Army, KLA, for questioning on allegations of crimes committed during the Kosovo independence war of the late-1990s.
"I have been invited by Hague prosecutors in the capacity of witness," Kabashi told BIRN.
He is due in The Hague on 24 September.