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One police officer killed, another injured in Kosovo gunfire, PM Kurti says


PRISTINA (Reuters) – One Kosovo police officer was killed and another injured in a shooting in a village in the north of Kosovo early on Sunday, Kosovo Prime Minister Albin Kurti said in a statement.

“At this moment, gunfire with various caliber firearms against our police is still ongoing,” Kurti said in the post on Facebook, in which he described the incident as a terrorist action. “The attackers are professionals wearing masks and heavily armed.”

(Reporting by Fatos Bytyci; writing by Daria Sito-Sucic; Editing by Jamie Freed)

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