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Monday 27 May, 2024 09:15

Thaçi et al.: Scheduling for today (27 May)/no morning hearing

Please be informed that a status conference will start at 14:30 and will last until 16:00. Subsequently, from 16:30 to 19:30, the final regular hearing session will be held. Therefore, there will be no morning session.

The status conference has been scheduled at the request of Thaçi Defence during the hearing on 23 May, when they asked the panel to discuss the latest notice from the SPO regarding its witness list, which was filed on May 21.

Friday 24 May, 2024 15:30

Thaçi et al. trial adjourned for the week/resumes on 27 May

The trial in the Thaçi et al. case has adjourned for the day and the week. It will resume on Monday, 27 May, at 09:00. 

Friday 24 May, 2024 14:45

P. Shala: Decision regarding accused’s visits and communication in detention

In its decision made public on 23 May, the Trial Panel in the Pjetër Shala case rejected the accused’s request for a judicial review of the latest decision by the Registrar regarding his visits and communication in the KSC Detention Facilities. Among other findings, the Panel found that the Registrar's decision to implement the new regime regarding the scheduling of the in-person and video visits to the accused was within her authority as well as necessary and not unreasonable.

More details can be found in the actual decision.

Friday 24 May, 2024 10:30

Thaçi et al. trial: witness W04230 continues testimony

This morning, the protected witness W04230, who is the 66th witness for the Prosecution in court, continued the testimony that began yesterday afternoon.

Thursday 23 May, 2024 16:30

Thaçi et al. trial: next protected witness takes the stand

The Prosecution called its next witness this afternoon (66th in court so far). This is another protected witness with the pseudonym W04230, whose testimony is conducted viva voce, meaning it is a new testimony given orally in court without a prior witness statement.

Thursday 23 May, 2024 14:30

KSC Weekly Press Briefing on 23 May 2024: transcript

Here is the transcript of today's KSC Weekly Press Briefing.


KSC Spokesperson Angela Griep

the archive of all previous press briefings is available on this page and the video files can be found on our youtube channel 

Thursday 23 May, 2024 09:45

Thaçi et al. trial: witness W04710 resumes testimony/modified court schedule today

Protected witness W04710 resumed testimony this morning. 

Please be informed about the modified court schedule for today: the first session will run until 10:30, followed by a 15-minute break. The second session will continue until 12:00. A lunch break is scheduled from 12:00 to 14:30, with the final session resuming from 14:30 to 16:30.

Wednesday 22 May, 2024 17:00

KSC Weekly Press Briefing on 23 May

Another KSC weekly press briefing will take place on Thursday, 23 May, at 14:30. During this briefing, the KSC Spokespersons will provide a short update on the latest developments in the judicial proceedings before the KSC, as well as on other public activities of the Court. Journalists will have the opportunity to ask questions. Pre-registration is required to attend each briefing. To pre-register, please send an email with name and affiliation to [email protected]. Deadline for pre-registration is every Thursday at 12:00. The Zoom details will be shared following pre-registration. Recordings of the update provided during the Weekly Press Briefings will be made available on the KSC YouTube Channel.

Wednesday 22 May, 2024 16:00

Thaçi et al. trial: next SPO witness started testimony this afternoon

After witness Johan Rudolph Fritsch finished testifying, the Prosecution called its next witness this afternoon. This is a protected witness with the pseudonym W04710. According to the SPO's summary in court, this witness is a family relative of an alleged victim of enforced disappearance and murder in Drenoc/Drenovac. This is the 65th Prosecution witness so far in court.

Wednesday 22 May, 2024 09:45

Thaçi et al. trial: 64th SPO witness continues his testimony

Former KFOR Press Officer Johan Rudolph Fritsch continues his testimony that started yesterday.