US Embassy: Citizens in northern Kosovo have the right to demand the resignation of the mayors

Ekonomia online
Source: Ekonomia online

A spokeswoman for the US Embassy in Pristina, Katherine Judd, stated that citizens in the north had the right to demand the resignation of the mayors based on the Administrative Instruction issued by the Kosovo Government, Klan Kosova reports.

"Citizens have the right to demand the withdrawal of elected officials according to this administrative instruction. We respect the rule of law in Kosovo, including the exercise of this particular right, based on a democratic and legal process", she said.

Judd added that the US continued to encourage the Government of Kosovo to ensure that citizens effectively exercise their rights in accordance with the Administrative Instruction.