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27 Mar 15 Kosovo Serb Leader Ivanovic ‘Accompanied Paramilitary Abductors’

A witness at Kosovo Serb political party leader Oliver Ivanovic’s trial said she saw him with a paramilitary police group that seized her son and appealed to him for help.

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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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27 Mar 15 Mladic Witness Recalls Shooting of Srebrenica Prisoners

A former Bosnian Serb military policeman told Ratko Mladic’s trial in The Hague that he witnessed the killings of Bosniak prisoners after the fall of Srebrenica in July 1995.

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26 Mar 15 Kosovo Mourns Anniversary of Suhareka Killings

Hundreds of people gathered in the Kosovo town of Suhareka/Suva Reka to commemorate the 16th anniversary of attacks by Serbian forces that left more than 500 civilians dead.

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26 Mar 15 Croatia’s Satirical ‘Feral Tribune’ Celebrated in Print

A new book explores the history of Feral Tribune, a provocative anti-establishment magazine that investigated and satirised the authorities in Croatia for more than two decades.

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26 Mar 15 Mladic ‘Never Gave Illegal Orders to Kill Bosniaks’

A former Bosnian Serb Army officer told Ratko Mladic’s trial that the defendant never gave him an order that contravened the laws of war or told him to kill Bosniak prisoners from Srebrenica.

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25 Mar 15 Kosovo Urged to Intensify Hunt for Missing Activist

More than 13,000 people in the town of Rahovec/Orahovac signed a petition urging the authorities to establish what happened to prominent professor and activist Ukshin Hoti, who disappeared in 1999.

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25 Mar 15 Macedonia Albanians May Block Parliament Over ID Law

Maceodnia's junior ruling party is threatening to block the work of parliament with hundreds of amendments if its senior partner pushes on with two laws that tighten up the issue of citizenships and IDs.

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25 Mar 15 Bosnian Serb Leader Urges Srebrenica ‘Truth Commission’

Republika Srpska president Milorad Dodik has called for the creation of a new international commission about the massacres of Bosniaks from Srebrenica in July 1995, which he called a “huge crime”.

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25 Mar 15 Mladic Officer Denies Removing Srebrenica Bodies

A former Bosnian Serb Army officer told Ratko Mladic’s trial in The Hague that he was not involved in an attempted cover-up of the massacre of Bosniaks from Srebrenica in July 1995.

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25 Mar 15 Hague Tribunal Screens Bosnia War Film in Zagreb

The documentary depicts wartime crimes by Croat and Bosniak-led forces in central Bosnia which ended in prosecutions at the International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia.

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25 Mar 15 Serbia Mourns NATO Bombing Victims

Hundreds of people gathered in Belgrade on the 16th anniversary of the air strikes on Yugoslavia that ended the Kosovo war in 1999 to commemorate the victims of NATO’s bombing.

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24 Mar 15 Kosovo President: NATO Air Strikes Were ‘Humanitarian’

On the 16th anniversary of the launch of NATO’s strikes on Yugoslavia, President Atifete Jahjaga said the Western military intervention had prevented genocide and helped set Kosovo free.

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24 Mar 15 ‘Naked Island’ Film Revisits Yugoslav Prison Colony

Director Tiha K. Gudac’s documentary was inspired by her grandfather’s experience of being imprisoned at the notorious Communist-era Goli Otok jail camp on a Croatian island.

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