02 Oct 15 Bosniaks Try to Halt Bosnian Serb Referendum

As Bosniak MPs raise new legal obstacles to obstruct the controversial referendum, the Bosnian Serb leader has pledged to use 'all legal and political means' to hold it.

Full Article
02 Oct 15 Hague Prosecutors Dispute Mladic's Ballistic Expert

At the trial of former Bosnian Serb military leader Ratko Mladic, the Hague prosecutors disputed the expertise and reliability of the Defence's ballistic expert, Zorica Subotic.

Full Article
01 Oct 15 Bosnians Clash Over State Court at EU Meeting

Representatives of the Bosnian state judiciary and the justice ministry in the Serb dominated Republika Srpska entity have clashes over the jurisdiction of the state court at an EU seminar.

Full Article
30 Sep 15 Former HVO Fighter Charged With War Crimes

The Prosecution of Bosnia and Herzegovina has filed an indictment against Almaz Nezirovic for war crimes in the northern Derventa and Bosanski Brod municipalities.

Full Article
30 Sep 15 Mladic Expert Denies Missile Caused Markale Massacre

Testifying for Ratko Mladic, ballistic expert Zorica Subotic said that the killings in the Markale market in 1994 were not caused by a mortar missile but by a stationary explosive.

Full Article
29 Sep 15 Balkan Reconciliation a Fragile Process

Marking the 20th anniversary of the Dayton accords that ended the Bosnian war, a conference heard that relations in the region are still easily inflamed.

Full Article
29 Sep 15 Karadzic Demands Probe Into UN Prisoners' Health

Former Bosnian Serb leader Radovan Karadzic has asked the UN to investigate an alleged increase in the number of malignant diseases among defendants in the Hague tribunal.

Full Article
29 Sep 15 Bosnian Court Eases Oric’s Travel Restrictions

The Bosnian state court has prolonged measures limiting the movements of Naser Oric but has allowed him free movement in the country’s Federation entity.

Full Article
29 Sep 15 ‘20,000 Women Sexually Assaulted’ During Bosnian War

More than 20,000 women were raped or sexually abused during the 1992-95 Bosnian conflict, leaving a legacy of widespread trauma in the country, new research says.

Full Article
28 Sep 15 Bosnian Serb Fighter Jailed for Village Killings

Former Bosnian Serb fighter Zeljko Jovic was sentenced to ten years in prison for involvement in the killings of five Bosniak civilians in the north-western Gradiska municipality in 1993.

Full Article
25 Sep 15 Bosnian Serbs Set Date for Controversial Referendum

A potentially divisive referendum in Republika Srpska on the authority in the entity of state and international institutions is to take place on November 15.

Full Article
23 Sep 15 Bosnian Army Killed Children, Mladic Witness Says

A defence ballistics expert told Ratko Mladic’s war crimes trial that Bosnian Serb forces did not fire mortar bombs that killed dozens of civilians in Sarajevo in 1993 and 1994.

Full Article
22 Sep 15 Mladic Witness Denies Serb Mortar Attacks

Defence ballistics expert Zorica Subotic told Ratko Mladic’s trial that the Bosnian Serb Army was not responsible for two mortar attacks in Sarajevo that killed dozens of civilians in 1992 and 1993.

Full Article
22 Sep 15 Bosnia’s Judicial Overseer Warns Against Serb Referendum

The High Judicial and Prosecutorial Council said controversial Bosnian Serb plans to stage a referendum questioning the power of the state court could undermine the rule of law in the country.

Full Article
21 Sep 15 Bosnia Charges Nine Soldiers with Abusing Prisoners

Nine former Bosnian Army soldiers were charged with abusing civilian detainees and prisoners of war who were held in a former hotel in Buzim in the north-west of the country.

Full Article

Daily Newsletter

* indicates required
Balkan Transitional Justice Daily
Email Format