Russia demands Kosovo release detained Russian U.N. worker - RIA

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Russia demands Kosovo release detained Russian U.N. worker - RIA

<p><span class="caps">MOSCOW</span> (Reuters) – Russia’s embassy in Serbia on Tuesday demanded that Kosovo immediately release a detained Russian national working at a United Nations mission in Kosovo, the <span class="caps">RIA</span> news agency reported. </p> <p>The Russian national was detained in a Serb-populated municipality in Kosovo’s north during a police operation there, <span class="caps">RIA</span> said. </p> <p>“We demand the immediate release of the Russian and that those responsible for this flagrant incident be brought to account,” the embassy was quoted as saying. </p> <p/> <p> (Reporting by Polina Ivanova; writing by Tom Balmforth; editing by John Stonestreet)</p>