28 Nov 14 Bosnia Charges Croat Fighter With Murders, Rapes

Mladen Kurdija, a wartime military police commander with the Croatian Defence Council, is accused of the murders, forced disappearances and rapes of Serb civilians in Bosanski Brod in 1992.

28 Nov 14 Seselj ‘Hate Speech’ Angers War Victims

Victims’ groups have praised the European parliament’s resolution condemning the recently-released Serbian war crimes suspect Vojislav Seselj for his ‘warmongering’ nationalist rhetoric.

28 Nov 14 Mladic ‘a Connoisseur of Military Rules’, Witness Says

A former Bosnian Serb Army officer told Ratko Mladic’s trial at the Hague Tribunal that the wartime general was a disciplinarian who insisted on order among his troops.

27 Nov 14 Mladic Witness: Muslim Extremists Caused Prijedor Conflict

A defence witness at the war crimes trial of former Bosnian Serb military commander Ratko Mladic said Muslim militants started the fighting in Prijedor in spring 1992.

26 Nov 14 Bosnia Opens Batkovic Prisoner Abuse Trial

Former Bosnian Serb soldier Gligor Begovic went on trial for fatal beatings and sexual abuse of prisoners at the Batkovic detention centre in the Bijeljina municipality in 1992.

26 Nov 14 ‘Camps of Death’ Film Premieres in Bosnia

The new documentary contains powerful testimony from 67 wartime detention camp prisoners about the torture, murders, physical and psychological abuse that they witnessed.

25 Nov 14 Mladic Witness: No Crimes in Susica Jail Camp

A defence witness told Ratko Mladic’s war crimes trial that he didn’t see Serb fighters abusing Bosniak prisoners at the Susica detention camp in the Vlasenica area in 1992.

24 Nov 14 Bosnian Serb Refugee Recalls Son’s Murder

A woman testified how her son was shot dead when Serb civilians were attacked by Bosniak forces while fleeing from the Gorazde area in 1992.

21 Nov 14 Mladic Witness Says Muslims Left Kljuc ‘Voluntarily’

A defence witness for former Bosnian Serb military commander Ratko Mladic claimed that the Serbian civilian and military authorities never intended to expel Muslims and Croats from Kljuc in 1992.

21 Nov 14 UN Justice Experts Condemn Trbic’s Release

Human rights experts of the United Nations, UN, express fear the release of Milorad Trbic, whose verdict for genocide was quashed, might lead to the 're-victimization of victims'.

20 Nov 14 Ex-Zvornik Police Charged with Srebrenica Genocide

The Bosnian Prosecution has filed an indictment against Dragomir Vasic, Danilo Zoljic and Radomir Pantic for genocide in Srebrenica - in what has been described as one of the most comprehensive indictments concerning the 1995 mass slaughter.

20 Nov 14 Goran Saric Acquitted of Crimes in Sarajevo

The Appeals Chamber of the Bosnian Court acquitted Goran Saric of committing crimes in the Sarajevo settlement of Nahorevo in 1992.

20 Nov 14 BIRN Documentary 'Silent Scream' Shown in Sarajevo

The Balkan Investigative Reporting Network’s new documentary about victims of sexual violence had its premiere in the Bosnian capital on Wednesday and provoked a vigorous discussion.

20 Nov 14 Witness Recalls Dancing With Mt Igman Prisoners

A defence witness told the trial of Nedzad Hodzic and Dzevad Salcin for crimes at Mt Igman that he saw prisoners on the mountain in 1993 - but never heard of them being abused.

20 Nov 14 Witness Denies Mladic Wanted Genocide

Testifying in defence of the former commander of Bosnian Serb Army, Ratko Mladic, Rajko Sarenac said what he knew of the personality of the accused stood 'in stark contrast to the crimes of genocide that he is accused of'.


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