25 Jun 15 Switzerland to Extradite Naser Oric to Bosnia

Former Bosnian Army general Naser Oric will to be extradited from Switzerland to Bosnia and Herzegovina, where he is under investigation for war crimes, despite Belgrade’s plea for him to be sent to Serbia.

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22 Jun 15 Serbia Seeks Extradition of Bosniak Ex-Commander Oric

Serbia’s justice ministry has formally requested the extradition of Naser Oric, the former commander of Bosniak forces in Srebrenica, who was arrested in Switzerland this month.

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10 Jun 15 Bosnian Army Wartime Commander Naser Oric Arrested

Oric, the commander of Bosniak forces in Srebrenica, was arrested in Switzerland on suspicion of committing war crimes against Serbs near the eastern Bosnian town in 1992.

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02 Jun 15 Serbian Security Officers Deny Journalist’s Murder

At the first hearing in the trial of three former state security officers for the notorious 1999 killing of prominent Serbian journalist Slavko Curuvija, the accused pleaded not guilty.

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25 May 15 Serb Paramilitary ‘Captain Dragan’ Set for Extradition

The Croatian justice ministry confirmed that former Serb paramilitary leader Dragan Vasiljkovic will be extradited from Australia to Croatia by July 15 to stand trial for alleged war crimes.

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21 May 15 Bosnia to Miss War Crimes Investigations Deadline

The Bosnian prosecution admitted that the most complex cases will not be solved by the end of this year – the deadline set by the state-level war crimes strategy.

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19 May 15 Croatia Indicts Serb Camp Guards for Prisoner Abuse

Croatia's state attorney's office charged two former members of the wartime Serb rebel police force with crimes against humanity in a prison camp in Stara Gradiska in Croatia.

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18 May 15 Bosnia Agrees Justice Reform After EU Pressure

The three justice ministries in Bosnia and Herzegovina have agreed a draft justice reform strategy after the EU cut funding for war crimes prosecutions in frustration at the lack of progress.

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15 May 15 Serb Paramilitary Captain Dragan’s Extradition Appeal Fails

An Australian court rejected an appeal by former Serb paramilitary leader Dragan Vasiljkovic against his extradition to Croatia where he is charged with war crimes committed in the 1990s conflict.

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27 Apr 15 Bosnia Police Arrest Buzim War Crimes Suspect

Bosnian border police arrested Husein Isakovic on suspicion of having carried out war crimes against civilians and prisoners-of-war in the Buzim area.

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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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