robert-donia-radovan-karadzic-architect-of-the-bosnian-genocide 22 Oct 14 Exploring the Mind of Radovan Karadzic

A new biography says the former Bosnian Serb leader was no madman but a calculating killer who knew exactly what he was doing.

no-winners-in-mladic-karadzic-courtroom-face-off 29 Jan 14 No Winners in Mladic-Karadzic Courtroom Face-Off

Radovan Karadzic gained nothing when Ratko Mladic refused to answer questions at his trial, while anyone seeking the truth about either man’s wartime role was left none the wiser.

hague-prosecutors-wrap-up-case-against-karadzic 14 May 12 Hague Prosecutors Wrap Up Case Against Karadzic

In the next stage of the trial, which begins in autumn, the defence aims to call hundreds of witnesses ‘to help Karadzic tell his side of the story’.

joining-mladic-and-karadzic-indictments-will-delay-justice 10 Jun 11 Joining Mladic and Karadzic Indictments ‘Will Delay Justice’

Despite suggestions from Hague prosecutors that the indictments against Ratko Mladic and Radovan Karadzic may be merged, there are worries that the main result would be delays to Karadzic’s trial.

20 Dec 10 Interview - Radovan Karadzic: Vehicle for establishment of truth

Wartime Bosnian Serb leader Radovan Karadzic says his trial is a “vehicle for the establishment of truth” and if it is fair and uncovers the truth, will serve as a step towards reconciliation.

23 Nov 09 Future of Genocide Trials Hangs on Karadzic Verdict

Bosnian prosecutors still hesitate at filing indictments for genocide but some rights activists believe this may change once the trial of the former Bosnian Serb leader is over.

29 Oct 09 Court May be Wise to Grant Karadzic More Time

If the accused is granted a limited extra period to prepare his defence, he will have no excuse to boycott the proceedings.

28 Oct 09 Timeline: Radovan Karadzic

Here is a timeline of key events in the Bosnian war involving former Bosnian Serb leader Radovan Karadzic, now standing trial for war crimes at the Hague:

grieving-bosnian-mother-waits-to-confront-karadzic 26 Oct 09 Grieving Bosnian Mother Waits to Confront Karadzic

Dzenana Sokolovic who lost her son, aged seven, to a sniper in 1994 will be among the first witnesses to appear at the genocide trial of the former Bosnian Serb leader.

let-karadzic-s-trial-be-fair-but-also-quick 22 Jul 09 Let Karadzic's Trial be Fair ' But also Quick

The sooner the former Bosnian Serb leader I know so well is sentenced, the sooner the war he began will finally be over.

nice-local-war-crime-trials-may-aid-reconciliation 16 Sep 08 Nice: Local War Crime Trials May Aid Reconciliation

Sir Geoffrey Nice, lead prosecutor of Slobodan Milosevic, applauds Bosnia’s new war crimes court, compares the Milosevic and Karadzic cases and is mystified by the Florence Hartmann’s indictment.

28 Jul 08 Karadzic Indictment May Be Updated

Prosecution considering altering indictment, which was last updated and consolidated eight years ago.

karadzic-a-kindly-santa-who-cured-ailments 23 Jul 08 Karadzic A 'kindly Santa Who Cured Ailments'

Neighbours of the mysterious “Dr David” cherish fond memories of the bearded man who saved a swarm of bees, played the fiddle and cured headaches with a touch of his hand.

a-mountain-of-evidence-pointing-to-genocide 22 Jul 08 A Mountain of Evidence Pointing to Genocide

Unlike the careful and calculated Milosevic, Karadzic has left a mass of incriminating evidence, which will make it harder to fight the charge of genocide at his Hague trial.

Background

Profile

Karadzic: War Criminal or Poet?

To the media in Bosnia and Herzegovina, the arrest of Radovan Karadzic, indicted by the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia, ICTY, for genocide, war crimes and crimes against humanity, was a true sensation, and one to be exploited day after day.  

Analysis

Srebrenica: Genocide Reconstructed

In July 1995 Srebrenica was shelled and occupied by the Army of Republic of Srpska,VRS, despite being declared a protected area by the United Nations. More than 7,000 people were killed, the victims of genocide.

Timeline

War in Bosnia

Key dates and events in the Bosnia war.

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