Kosovo: Clashes between Nato troops and serb protesters on border between Kosovo and Serbia, 10 wounded
A NATO spokesperson has confirmed that its troops fired on Serb protesters in the Mitrovica region. According to the statement, they were responding to an attack by the crowd.
Figures for the number of wounded vary, but hospital officials say at least six Serb protesters and four NATO soldiers were injured. The Alliance’s representative in Kosovo, Kai Gudenoge, said Serb protesters threw pipe bombs at troops stationed along the border between Serbia and Kosovo.
One soldier had to be evacuated for treatment due to the gravity of his injuries.
Three others are being treated locally.