us-jails-bosnian-for-war-crimes-lies-03-28-2017
28 Mar 17 US Jails Bosnian Ex-Soldier for War Crimes Lies

A former Bosnian Army soldier was jailed for 18 months and had his US citizenship revoked for lying to immigration officials about his role in crimes committed during the war.

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27 Mar 17 Bosnian Croat Ex-Official Denies Mass Prisoner Abuses

Berislav Pusic, the head of the wartime Bosnian Croat prisoner exchange commission, appealed against his conviction, arguing he was not responsible for crimes against Bosniak detainees in 1993 and 1994.

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27 Mar 17 Bosnian Serb Soldier Indicted for Rogatica Torture

Former Bosnian Serb soldier Milos Krsmanovic was indicted for torturing and physically abusing Bosniak civilian detainees in the Rogatica area in 1992 and 1993.

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bosnian-croat-military-police-chief-challenges-conviction-03-24-2017
24 Mar 17 Bosnian Croat Military Police Chief Challenges Conviction

The wartime commander of the Bosniak Croat military police force, Valentin Coric, jailed by the Hague Tribunal for 16 years for war crimes against Bosniaks, appealed against his conviction.

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24 Mar 17 Bosnian Croat Fighter Acquitted of Livno Killings

Former Croatian Defence Council military policeman Zdenko Andabak was cleared of committing war crimes during an attack on the village of Grborezi in the Livno municipality in 1993.

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bosnian-croat-deputy-commander-denies-ethnic-cleansing-03-23-2017
23 Mar 17 Bosnian Croat Deputy Commander Denies Ethnic Cleansing

Former Croatian Defence Council deputy commander Milivoje Petkovic appealed at the Hague Tribunal against his 20-year prison sentence for wartime crimes against Bosniaks.

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bosnia-dismisses-deputy-defense-minister-over-serb-celebration-03-23-2017
23 Mar 17 Bosnian Defence Official Fired Over Serb Troop Display

Bosnia’s parliament dismissed a deputy defence minister who agreed to allow an army regiment to attend a Bosnian Serb ‘statehood day’ celebration that had been banned by the Constitutional Court.

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bosnian-croat-fighter-indicted-for-persecution-of-orasje-serbs-03-23-2017
23 Mar 17 Bosnian Croat Fighter Indicted for Persecution of Orasje Serbs

Former Croatian Defence Council fighter Mirko Juric was charged with participating in the persecution and killing of Serb civilians and the torture of prisoners of war in Orasje in 1992 and 1993.

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bosnia-to-discuss-dissmisal-of-defense-minister-over-army-presence-at-day-of-republika-srpska-03-22-2017
23 Mar 17 Bosnia Mulls Sacking Defence Minister Over Serb Celebration

Parliament is to discuss whether to oust the defence minister and her deputies over Bosnian Army troops’ controversial presence at a banned Bosnian Serb ‘statehood day’ celebration in January.

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icty-seeks-assistance-from-croatia-bosnia-to-pay-defendants-debt-03-22-2017
23 Mar 17 Bosnia, Croatia Asked to Help With Payment of Hague Defendant’s €2.8m Debt

The Hague Tribunal asked Bosnia and Croatia to help with payment of the 2.8 million euro defence debt of Bosnian Croat ex-military chief Slobodan Praljak, who is currently appealing against his war crimes conviction.

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bosnian-croat-ex-military-chief-appeals-for-acquittal-03-22-2017
22 Mar 17 Bosnian Croat Ex-Military Chief Appeals for Acquittal

Slobodan Praljak, the former chief of the Croatian Defence Council’s Main Headquarters, appealed against his conviction for war crimes against Bosniaks in Bosnia and Herzegovina in 1993 and 1994.

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bosnian-croat-ex-defence-chief-appeals-against-conviction-03-21-2017
21 Mar 17 Bosnian Croat Ex-Defence Chief Appeals Against Conviction

Bruno Stojic, former defence minister of the unrecognised Bosnian Croat wartime statelet of Herzeg-Bosna, denied involvement in a joint criminal enterprise to create a greater Croatian state in Bosnia and Herzegovina.

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ratko-mladic-asks-for-hospital-treatment-in-russia-03-21-2017
21 Mar 17 Ratko Mladic Asks for Hospital Treatment in Russia

Former Bosnian Serb military chief Ratko Mladic has asked for temporary release from detention in The Hague to go for treatment in Russia because of a “potentially life-threatening condition”.

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bosnian-police-officials-war-crimes-trial-opens-03-21-2017
21 Mar 17 Bosnian Police Officials’ War Crimes Trial Opens

Dragan Vikic, the wartime commander of interior ministry police units in Sarajevo, and Jusuf Pusina, a former Bosnian interior ministry official, went on trial over the killing of eight prisoners of war in 1992.

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bosnian-croat-wartime-leader-denies-criminal-enterprise-03-20-2017
20 Mar 17 Bosnian Croat Wartime Leader Denies Criminal Enterprise

Jadranko Prlic, the former premier of the unrecognised wartime Herzeg-Bosna statelet, appealed against his war crimes conviction, denying involvement in a joint criminal enterprise with Croatian officials.

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