Kosovo appoints fugitive from Serbia as constitutional court judge

Kosovo's President Hashim Thaci speaks to media in Berlin, Germany May 9, 2018. REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch/File Photo

PRISTINA (Reuters) – Kosovo President Hashim Thaci has appointed a judge who fled from Serbia to Kosovo to avoid a prison sentence for corruption to serve on the constitutional court, the president’s office said. Nominated by ethnic Serb lawmakers, ethnic Serb Radomir Laban was approved by a vote in parliament in May but Thaci was […]

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