Serbia and a number of countries had initially strictly objected to the mission and supported UNMIK, demanding approval by the United Nations Security Council, which was rendered in late 2008.
After signing a five-point plan between Serbia and the UN, the UN Security Council approved the addition of the EULEX as an assistance mission subjected to the UNMIK, rather than outright replacing it.
The charges don’t relate directly to the war years, they are centered on Medicus, a transplant clinic in Pristina, Kosovo’s capital.
..Kosovo made a dramatic entrance to the World Cup scene as they came from behind to claim a 1-1 draw in their opening qualifier in Finland.
Former Norway international Valon Berisha netted their equaliser.
A ripple of applause broke the tranquillity as Iceland reported back to their training base.
The ground staff stopped work to clap as the team filed from the bus on Thursday.
The mission included around 3,200 police and judicial personnel (1,950 international, 1,250 local), Previous Head of Missions of EULEX: Gabriele Meucci (Italy) 2014-2016; Bernd Borchardt (Germany) 2012 -2014; Xavier Bout de Marnhac (France) 2010 - 2012; Yves de Kermabon (France) 2008-2010.
In 2013 "an international panel of judges from the European Union Rule of Law Mission in Kosovo" convicted 5 people for illegal organ trade.
France come up against an Iceland team who will be hoping to keep their Euro 2016 fairytale alive when the two teams meet in this quarter-final.
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The European Union Rule of Law Mission in Kosovo (EULEX Kosovo) is a deployment of European Union (EU) police and civilian resources to Kosovo.This Common Security and Defence Policy diplomatic mission is the international civil presence in Kosovo operating under the umbrella of the United Nations Interim Administration Mission in Kosovo (UNMIK) established by United Nations Security Council Resolution 1244.