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Kosovo Police has started interrogating the shareholders of the Grand Hotel, related to the death of Dino Asanaj. Sami Hamiti ended up in jail, after asking for a BMW and three houses from a businessman
Deputy Prime Minister Behgjet Pacolli and the businessman Remzi Ejupi have given the names of Uke Rugova, Astrit Haraqija, Naser Osmani and Gazmend Abrashi as realtors of Dino Asanaj, that allegedly asked four million euro for the Grand Hotel. Ejupi even recorded a conversation with Abrashi, which he handed over to the police. The accused denied to have asked any cent from the owners of the hotel.
Together with Sami Hamiti, EULEX has arrested even the former chief of security of the deceased President Ibrahim Rugova and the vice-president of Kosovo’s Football Federation, Agim Ademi and the businessman Muharrem Rama.
EULEX’s Police arrested Sami Hamiti and two of his friends Agim Ademi and Muharrem Rama. They are kept in police custody for the next 24 hours. The newspaper learned that Ademi and Rama, while speaking on behalf of Hamiti, have asked to get three houses and a BMW, to adjust the urban planning of a neighbourhood in Pristina.
Balkan Insight has not verified the facts in the original press reports and cannot vouch for their accuracy.
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