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24 Apr 15 Funding Threat to War Crimes Prosecution in Bosnia

The continued prosecution of war crimes in Bosnia is seriously jeopardised by the failure of the authorities to adopt a Justice Sector reform strategy, a conference concluded.

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22 Apr 15 Reform Justice or Lose Funds, EU Tells Bosnia

The European Commission will not release funding to pay the salaries of over 140 judiciary employees unless the Bosnian authorities adopt justice sector reforms, an EC official told BIRN.

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27 Mar 15 Bosnian War Suspect Seized at Turkish Resort

Dusko Dabetic, who is suspected of committing war crimes against civilians during the 1992-95 conflict, was detained by police at a five-star hotel in the Turkish holiday resort of Antalya.

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27 Mar 15 Croatia Arrests Serb War Crimes Suspect

Cedomir Vukadin, alleged to be a former army captain in the self-declared wartime Republic of Serbian Krajina entity in Croatia, is suspected of abusing five villagers in 1993.

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06 Mar 15 Serbia to Quiz Embassy Attack Suspects

The Serbian prosecution is exploring allegations that police negligence allowed the torching of the US and German embassies during riots against Kosovo’s independence in Belgrade in 2008.

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05 Mar 15 Serbia ‘Has No Evidence’ Against Wanted MP

The Serbian prosecution said it had no evidence against ruling party lawmaker Momir Stojanovic after Interpol issued a call for his arrest for alleged war crimes during the Kosovo conflict.

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02 Mar 15 US to Deport 150 Bosnians Over War Crimes

Immigration officials in the United States are planning to deport over 150 Bosnians who they suspect of participating in war crimes during the 1990s conflict, media reports said.

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27 Feb 15 Serbia Promises Imminent Strpci Abduction Indictments

Twenty-two years after Serb fighters seized 20 passengers from a train in Bosnia and killed them, the Serbian war crimes prosecution said that indictments will be issued in the coming days.

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25 Feb 15 Interpol Seeks Arrest of 17 Yugoslav Fighters

Interpol has issued ‘red notices’ for 17 former members of Serbian forces, including a ruling party MP, over allegations that they committed war crimes in Kosovo in April 1999.

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24 Feb 15 Serbian Minister Defends Support for Wanted Paramilitary

Serbia’s justice minister said he would continue to fight the extradition of paramilitary leader ‘Captain Dragan’ from Australia to Croatia to stand trial for alleged war crimes.

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10 Feb 15 Croatian General Glavas Accused of Inciting Violence

A Zagreb-based NGO has filed criminal charges against wartime Croatian general Branimir Glavas, accusing him of inciting violence and hatred at a rally to celebrate his release from jail.

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09 Feb 15 Croatia Cancels Operation Storm War Crimes Indictment

The Croatian state attorney’s office withdrew an indictment against two former special police force members for war crimes committed immediately after the Operation Storm military offensive in August 1995.

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27 Jan 15 Croatia Drops Warrant for Branimir Glavas Arrest

Zagreb county court revoked an international warrant for wartime general Branimir Glavas, who could now return to Croatia without being detained after the quashing of his war crimes conviction.

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26 Jan 15 Bosnian Court Criticised Over Quashed Verdicts

Last year the appeals chambers of the Bosnian court either quashed or significantly amended most of their first-instance war crimes verdicts, sparking criticism of their competence.

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22 Jan 15 Sarajevo Prosecutor Reopens Deputy PM Murder Case

The newly-appointed Sarajevo Canton chief prosecutor said she has reopened an investigation into the murder of Hakija Turajlic, wartime Deputy Prime Minister of Bosnia and Herzegovina.

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