Summary of alleged offences

The arrest order was issued by the Specialist Prosecutor for Isni Kilaj for offences against the administration of justice, including obstructing official persons in performing official duties within the meaning of Article 401 of the 2019 Kosovo Criminal Code, Code No.06/L-074 (KCC) and violating secrecy of proceedings under Article 392 of the KCC, and Articles 15(2) and 16(3) of Law No.05/L-053 on Specialist Chambers and Specialist Prosecutor’s Office (Law).

Procedural developments*

  • Isni Kilaj was arrested on 2 November 2023 in Kosovo and transferred to the KSC Detention Unit on 3 November 2023.

  • Kilaj’s first appearance before the Single Judge was held on 4 November 2023, in accordance with Article 41 of the Law and Rule 55 of the Rules.

*The Specialist Prosecutor has not yet filed an indictment in this case. Isni Kilaj is currently considered suspect.

Current case information/statistics*
Single Judge Judge Nicolas Guillou
Defence Counsel Iain Edwards (duty counsel), Joseph Holmes (co-counsel)

*As of 27/02/2024

List of all hearings

Below you can find the list of all hearings in the Kilaj case. Please note that videos and transcripts will be added to the list as they become available. 

List of all public hearings in the Kilaj case
Date Type of hearing Video recording Transcript
04/11/2023 First appearance Video Transcript


Case information

Isni Kilaj
Case number: 
KSC-BC-2018-01 (temporary case number)
Case stage: 
* Proceedings pursuant to Article 15(2) of the Law

Related Documents (Pre-trial)