croatia-vows-to-aid-wartime-sex-abuse-victims
15 Apr 14 Croatia Vows to Aid Wartime Sex Abuse Victims

The Croatian authorities have launched new draft legislation aimed at providing financial and psychological help for people who were raped or sexually abused during the 1991-95 war.

>>>
croatian-ngos-deep-divisions-within-croatian-society
14 Apr 14 Post-War Reconciliation in Croatia ‘Stalled’, Report Warns

No new war crimes indictments were raised against Croatian troops last year and discussions about dealing with the past have “deeply polarised” society, a Zagreb-based NGO warned.

>>>
croatian-anti-cyrillic-campaigners-revolted-by-government-s-neglect
10 Apr 14 Croatian Anti-Cyrillic Activists Say Govt Ignoring Them

Croatian war veterans, who want a referendum to limit minority rights and end official use of Serbian Cyrillic script in parts of Croatia, accuse the government of ignoring their initiative.

>>>
zagrebers-campaign-for-naming-streets-by-wartime-casualties-and-peace-fighters
09 Apr 14 NGO Wants Zagreb Streets Named After War Victims

An initiative backed by various intellectuals has been launched in Croatia to name some streets after victims of Croatian forces in the 1990s conflict.

>>>
appeal-to-the-croatian-spy-chief-s-extradition
08 Apr 14 Alleged Assassin Appeals Extradition to Germany

Zdravko Musac, wanted in Germany for alleged involvement in a murder related to the Yugoslav secret services, has appealed Monday's ruling by a court in Varazdin to extradite him.

>>>
un-calls-to-end-refugee-status-for-croatia
07 Apr 14 UN: Croatia Refugees No Longer Need Protection

The United Nations has recommended that people who fled the 1991-95 war in Croatia should no longer have refugee status now the country has joined the EU.

>>>
croatia-rejects-serbia-s-groundless-genocide-lawsuit
01 Apr 14 Croatia Rejects Serbia’s ‘Groundless’ Genocide Lawsuit

Zagreb told the International Court of Justice that Belgrade’s claim that Croatia committed genocide against Serbs during the 1991-95 war “lacks any basis” and cannot be proved.

>>>
former-yugoslav-agent-faces-extradition-to-germany
28 Mar 14 Former Yugoslav Agent Faces Extradition to Germany

A court ruled that ex-spy chief Zdravko Mustac, wanted in Germany for his alleged involvement in a murder carried out by the Yugoslav secret services, can be extradited.

>>>
belgrade-accuses-zagreb-of-demonising-serbs
28 Mar 14 Serbia ‘Didn’t Control Yugoslav Troops in Croatia War’

Rejecting Croatia’s claims of genocide by Serbia, Belgrade told the International Court of Justice that Zagreb hadn’t proved that Yugoslav troops and paramilitary fighters were under Serb control.

>>>
croatian-serb-ex-fighter-extradited-from-malta
24 Mar 14 Croatian Serb Ex-Fighter Extradited From Malta

Former Croatian Serb fighter Gojko Eror, accused of war crimes over the disappearance of 17 people from a village near Vukovar, has been extradited from Malta to Croatia face trial.

>>>
the-icty-denies-perisic-s-retrial
21 Mar 14 Tribunal Rejects Request For Perisic Retrial

The Hague Tribunal has rejected a prosecution motion to reconsider the acquittal of former Yugoslav Army general Momcilo Perisic over war crimes in Sarajevo and Srebrenica.

>>>
serbia-planed-to-expel-all-non-serbs-from-yugoslavia
20 Mar 14 Serbia ‘Planned to Expel all Non-Serbs’

Belgrade had a broad agenda aimed at expelling non-Serbs from Yugoslavia, Croatia argued at the genocide hearing before the UN court.

>>>
premiere-screenings-of-icty-s-documentary-in-zagreb
20 Mar 14 ICTY Film on Witnesses Shown In Zagreb

The Hague Tribunal documentary about key witness testimonies from the 1990s has had its premiere in the Croatian capital, Zagreb.

>>>
croatia-says-serbia-s-genocide-case-has-failed
18 Mar 14 Croatia Says Serbia’s Genocide Case ‘Has Failed’

Belgrade has not proved its wartime genocide claims in its case against Zagreb at the International Court of Justice in The Hague, Croatia’s legal team insisted.

>>>
croatia-planned-to-eradicate-serbs
14 Mar 14 Croatia ‘Planned to Eradicate All Serbs’

The Croatian leadership’s goal under former president Franjo Tudjman was to expel the Serb population, Belgrade argued in its genocide suit against Zagreb at the International Court of Justice.

>>>

Daily Newsletter

* indicates required
Balkan Transitional Justice Daily
Email Format