President Pahor condemns Kosovo bus shooting

Ljubljana – Slovenia’s president Borut Pahor has condemned Friday’s shooting attack on a bus in western Kosovo in which three people were killed. In a post on his Twitter profile, Pahor also expressed his deepest condolences to the victims’ families.

Pahor is due to visit Kosovo on Monday for talks with his counterpart Vjosa Osmani and Prime Minister Albin Kurti. He will also visit Slovenian troops participating in the NATO Kosovo Force.

Two teenagers, aged 16 and 17, and the bus driver were killed in the village of Gllogjan as a masked man opened fire in a bus on route from Gjakove to Decan. Another passenger, allegedly a student, was injured. The Kosovo police said terrorism was likely the motive behind the attack.