PRISTINA, Kosovo (AP) — Lawmakers in Kosovo held an extraordinary session Saturday to pass a resolution saying that opening polling stations for Kosovo's ethnic Serb minority to vote in a Serb referendum would violate the country’s constitution, laws and international practice.

The resolution in the parliament, which passed unanimously by the 76 lawmakers present, asked the government "to undertake all the actions ... not to allow the violation of the Republic of Kosovo's sovereignty and constitutional order from holding of a referendum of a foreign country in the Republic of Kosovo's territory." The ethnic Serb minority’s Serb Lists party had left the assembly hall before Saturday’s vote.

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