Albania begins vetting with 36 judges and prosecutors

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TIRANA –  Albania began on Tuesday the vetting process of judges and prosecutors. The Independent Qualification Committee shortlisted 36 judges and prosecutors who will be vetted.

The Committee said in a press release that the vetting procedures on the subjects that will be vetted have already begun.

“In accordance with the law No 84/2016 On vetting judges and prosecutors in the Republic of Albania”, on January 15, 36 judges were shortlisted after casting lots the relevant subjects to be vetted and vetting procedures have already begun.”