Serbs in Mitrovica prison on hunger strike
Albanian Economic Tribune
MITROVICA - Some 10 Serb inmates went on hunger strike in the Mitrovica prison on Friday, Yugoslav state news agency Tanjug reported.http://www.centraleurope.com/frames/frames.php3?url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.albaniannews.com%2Fprivateadn%2F1999%2F12%2F14%2Fpage21.htm
Out of 45 inmates in this prison 43 are of Serbian ethnicity, among them two underaged persons and one woman.
"The Serbs from Mitrovica have been constantly warning about the flagrant violation of the judiciary system on that territory by Albanian judges and UNMIK (UN Interim Administration Mission in Kosovo), especially the practice of arresting Serbs on the basis of statements by two Albanian witnesses," Tanjug said. (
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