Switzerland supports Kosovo Police with biometric equimpent

Local news, 28.04.2022

Switzerland is happy to support the Kosovo Border Police with biometric equipment to manage the increased influx of migrants going through Kosovo. 

Embassy of Switzerland in Kosovo
Donation of biometric fingerprint scanners and tablets to Kosovo Police © ICMPD

The Ambassador of Switzerland to Kosovo Mr. Thomas Kolly together with the Minister of Internal Affairs Mr. Xhelal Sveçla officially handed over 30 biometric fingerprint scanners and 26 tablets to Kosovo Police authorities. The biometric equipment will serve to enhance monitoring of irregular migration along Kosovo borders, and therefore strengthen border management and security.