The leader of the Self-Determination party in the disputed territory of Kosovo got back to his activist roots on Thursday: He kicked around a smoke bomb in the parliamentary hall and loudly blew a whistle.
The politician, Albin Kurti, is fighting to keep Kosovo independent, and his party members are angry over what they view as the parliament’s acceptance of a deal they think will lead to the unification of Serbia and Kosovo.
Here’s Kurti throwing the gas canister here while loudly blowing a deafening referee’s whistle.
Watch as smoky gas fills the room and lawmakers slowly exit. Warning, this video is loud: