President Osmani commemorated lawyer Shaban Manaj on the 21st anniversary of the assassination

The President of the Republic of Kosovo Vjosa Osmani commemorated lawyer Shaban Manaj on the 21st anniversary of his assassination.
President Osmani stated that he was an intellectual who devoted his whole life to the national cause and to the protection of human rights and freedoms.

"Companion and like-minded individual of the historic president of Kosovo Dr. Ibrahim Rugova, Manaj fought for the cause of freedom, which became the guide of his life. He never gave up in the face of adversity and never gave up on his ideals of seeing his country liberated and free. For the contribution given to Kosovo, he was decorated with the order "Hero of Kosovo", said President Osmani.

Following is President Osmani's entire post:

21 years ago, after being abducted, one of Kosovo's most prominent activists for freedom and independence, well-known lawyer Shaban Manaj was brutally murdered. He was an intellectual who devoted his entire life to the national cause and to the protection of human rights and freedoms.

Companion and like-minded individual of the historic president of Kosovo Dr. Ibrahim Rugova, Manaj fought for the cause of freedom, which became the guide of his life. He never gave up in the face of adversity and never gave up on his ideals of seeing his country liberated and free. For the contribution given to Kosovo, he was decorated with the order "Hero of Kosovo".

The people of Kosovo will always remember the example of Shaban and his sacrifice for the homeland, while our efforts for justice shall never cease