20 Mar 17 Montenegrin Officer Held for War Crimes in Croatia

A former Yugoslav People’s Army naval officer from Montenegro is being held on remand in Croatia on suspicion of commanding attacks on the coastal town of Sibenik in 1991.

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04 Mar 17 Kosovo Protesters Urge France to Free Ex-PM Haradinaj

Thousands of people rallied in Pristina in support of former Kosovo Liberation Army commander and ex-prime minister Ramush Haradinaj, who was arrested in France on a Serbian war crimes warrant.

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02 Mar 17 France Delays Extradition Ruling on Kosovo’s Haradinaj Again

A French court decided for a second time to postpone its ruling on whether to send former Kosovo Prime Minister Ramush Haradinaj to Serbia to face trial on war crimes charges.

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20 Feb 17 Kosovo Asks Interpol to Cancel Serbian Warrants

President Hashim Thaci asked the international police agency to cancel Serbian warrants for the arrests of former Kosovo Liberation Army guerrillas on war crimes charges, calling them politically-motivated.

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15 Feb 17 Kosovo Confirms Arrest Warrants for 57 Serbians

The Pristina authorities are seeking the arrest of dozens of unnamed Serbian citizens for committing war crimes during the 1990s conflict, although the warrants cannot be executed outside Kosovo’s borders.

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09 Feb 17 France Postpones Extradition Ruling on Kosovo’s Haradinaj

A French court decided to postpone its decision on whether to free former Kosovo Prime Minister Ramush Haradinaj or to send him to Serbia to face trial on war crimes charges.

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06 Feb 17 Bosnian Serb Troops ‘Detained, Killed’ Prisoners of War

The Belgrade-based Humanitarian Law Centre has filed a criminal complaint accusing Bosnian Serb Army servicemen of detaining and killing prisoners of war at Mount Igman in Bosnia in 1993.

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28 Jan 17 Kosovo Victim’s Son Accuses KLA Guerrillas of Abduction

The son of an ethnic Albanian man killed during wartime told BIRN that Kosovo Liberation Army guerrillas led by war crimes suspect Remzi Shala took his father away in June 1998.

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26 Jan 17 Arrested Kosovo Ex-PM Accuses Serbia of ‘Abusing Law’

Former premier and ex-guerrilla commander Ramush Haradinaj, who was arrested in France over Serbian war crimes allegations, accused Belgrade of abusing the law by seeking his extradition.

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16 Jan 17 Croatian Serb Policeman Charged over Village Raid

Former police chief Milenko Zelenbaba, a Serbian citizen, was charged with committing war crimes against Croat villagers near the southern town of Knin in 1992.

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13 Jan 17 Serbia Demands Haradinaj’s Extradition from France

The Serbian government urged France to send former Kosovo Liberation Army commander and ex-PM Ramush Haradinaj to Belgrade to face war crimes charges, threatening retraliation if he isn’t extradited.

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12 Jan 17 France Frees Kosovo Ex-PM Haradinaj from Custody

Kosovo Liberation Army commander turned politician Ramush Haradinaj, arrested in France over Serbian war crimes charges, has been released from custody while Belgrade’s extradition request is being considered.

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06 Jan 17 Kosovo Ex-PM Haradinaj Criticises France for Arrest

Former Kosovo premier Ramush Haradinaj said it was “sad” that France acted on a Serbian warrant to arrest him over war crimes charges, while top officials in Pristina demanded his release.

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06 Jan 17 Kosovo Charges ‘Extradited Serbian’ with War Crimes

Kosovo’s Special Prosecution charged the suspect, reported to be a Serbian Roma, with committing war crimes in Fushe Kosove/Kosovo Polje in 1999, after his extradition from Bosnia.

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05 Jan 17 Croatian ‘Salami King’ Awaits War Profiteering Trial

A well-known Croatian producer of salami and other meat products, Georg ‘Djuro’ Gavrilovic, will go on trial at a Zagreb court in May for alleged war profiteering.

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