Serbia will introduce its troops in Kosovo if the international community does not protect Serbs who live there. In an interview with “Izvestia” said the Minister of foreign Affairs of Serbia Ivica Dacic.
“If the international community does not react as foreseen by the UN resolution, if the Serbs will be riots if they carried out attack on them, then Belgrade will be forced to respond, and Serbia is ready,” said Dacic.
The diplomat also thanked Russia for its political support on the issue of Kosovo and Metohija and expressed hope that Moscow will not have to ask for help.
Collisions of the Serbian population with the police of the Republic began on 28 may after the Kosovo Albanian special forces was arrested in the Northern municipalities of the region of at least 13 Serbs. Those took to the streets and began to erect barricades. Aware of the use of firearms and wounded on both sides.
Kosovo declared independence from Serbia in 2008. Russia, China, Israel, Iran, Spain, Greece and several other countries refused to admit it. Serbia is the Autonomous province of Kosovo and Metohija, what is the region in the Constitution, part of its territory. Negotiations between Belgrade and Kosovo ended in March 2017.
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