Thursday’s inaugural session of the Kosovo Assembly saw 111 MPs sworn in and Glauk Konjufca elected as Speaker of the Kosovo Assembly.
With 89 votes in favor, two abstentions and one against, a motion of no confidence was passed in the Assembly on Thursday triggering snap parliamentary elections, which will take place within the next 45 days.
The chairmanship of the Assembly of Kosovo has unanimously decided to schedule a vote of no confidence in the government on August 22, which if passed would trigger snap elections within weeks.
The parliamentary commission mandated to investigate the deportation of six Turkish citizens alleged to be members of Gulenist movement has approved a draft report that accuses President Hashim Thaci of being behind the action.
Kosovo opposition politicians and the international community have all condemned the selection of Naser Shala as head of the Kosovo Property Comparison and Verification Agency.