bosnia-ratko-mladic-verdict-highlights-ethnic-divisions-12-27-2017 28 Dec 17 Bosnia: Landmark Verdicts Highlight Post-War Divisions

The conviction of Ratko Mladic was cheered by Bosniaks but condemned by Bosnian Serb leaders, while rival reactions to the acquittal of Bosniak commander Naser Oric also highlighted the country’s continuing ethnic discord.

sarajevo-siege-mothers-remember-their-lost-children-12-21-2017 22 Dec 17 Sarajevo Siege Mothers Remember Their Lost Children

In the year that Ratko Mladic was convicted of terrorising Sarajevo during the wartime siege, two mothers of young children who were killed by the shelling recall the horror they lived through, and explain how they survived.

secret-serbian-indictment-claims-army-helped-mladic-12-01-2017 05 Dec 17 ‘Secret’ Serbian Indictment Claims Army Helped Mladic

The indictment of Ratko Mladic’s aides, which the Serbian prosecution has released to BIRN after initially declaring it a state secret, says the Bosnian Serb military chief had Yugoslav Army assistance while hiding in Belgrade.

a-poisonous-week-at-the-hague-tribunal-11-30-2017 30 Nov 17 A Poisonous Week at the Hague Tribunal

The nationalistic reactions to the death of Slobodan Praljak and the conviction of Ratko Mladic show that bitterly hostile disagreements persist over the reasons for the 1990s wars and the crimes that were committed.

after-mladic-s-conviction-can-serbia-face-its-past--11-22-2017 23 Nov 17 After Mladic’s Conviction, Can Serbia Face Its Past?

The conviction of Ratko Mladic was overdue justice, but the full reckoning with the Serbian political project that he took to its genocidal extreme is still nowhere to be found.

ratko-mladic-genocidal-killer-or-innocent-protector--11-20-2017 21 Nov 17 Ratko Mladic: Genocidal Criminal or Innocent Protector?

During a four-year trial, the Hague Tribunal has heard powerful and strongly-contested arguments about whether Ratko Mladic is guilty of genocide and crimes against humanity or whether he simply defended Bosnia’s Serbs.

facing-up-to-mladic-after-surviving-a-massacre-11-17-2017 20 Nov 17 Facing Up to Mladic After Surviving a Massacre

Grgo Stojic is the only victim of a wartime massacre in the Bosnian village of Skrljevita who survived to testify against former Bosnian Serb Army commander Ratko Mladic in the Hague Tribunal courtroom.

we-believed-mladic-when-he-said-we-d-be-safe--11-17-2017 20 Nov 17 ‘We Believed Mladic When He Said We’d Be Safe’

When Bosnian Serb military chief Ratko Mladic, who faces judgment this week, met frightened Bosniaks after his forces took Srebrenica in 1995, he told them they wouldn’t be harmed - but then the massacres began.

serbia-fostered-culture-of-denial-by-hiding-mladic-11-16-2017 18 Nov 17 Serbia ‘Fostered Culture of Denial’ by Hiding Mladic

Author and journalist Julian Borger argues that because Serbia was not penalised for shielding Ratko Mladic while he was on the run, it helped foster a culture of denial of war crimes and genocide.

how-ratko-mladic-blew-sarajevo-s-mind--11-16-2017 17 Nov 17 How Ratko Mladic ‘Blew Sarajevo’s Mind’

Ratko Mladic faces judgment next week for allegedly terrorising the population of Sarajevo during the 1,425-day siege - including an 11-year-old who was shot by a sniper, and a 14-year-old hit by shell fire.

hague-tribunal-and-serbs-spend-2m-on-mladic-trial-11-15-2017 17 Nov 17 Hague Tribunal and Serbs Spent €2m on Mladic Trial

Former Bosnian Serb military chief Ratko Mladic’s defence team, plus his relatives’ visits to the detention unit and financial aid to him personally, have cost the Hague Tribunal, the Bosnian Serbs and Serbia over two million euros.

mladic-wanted-to-use-trial-to-defend-the-serbs--11-15-2017 16 Nov 17 Mladic Wanted to Use Trial to ‘Defend the Serbs’

After his arrest, Bosnian Serb military commander Ratko Mladic told his lawyers not to waste time defending him, but instead to defend the “Serb army and people”, defence team member Miodrag Stojanovic told BIRN.

ratko-mladic-s-fugitive-years-cloaked-in-secrets-and-lies-11-15-2017 16 Nov 17 Ratko Mladic’s Fugitive Years Cloaked in Secrets and Lies

During 16 years on the run, Bosnian Serb military chief Ratko Mladic was aided by Serbian officers, his Bosnian comrades and his family - but Serbia seems determined to keep the facts secret.

sportsman-s-murder-highlights-mladic-s-1992-genocide-charge-11-15-2017 15 Nov 17 Bodybuilder’s Murder Highlights Mladic’s 1992 Genocide Charge

Yugoslav bodybuilding star Fikret Hodzic was a victim of the 1992 campaign of military persecution for which former Bosnian Serb Army chief Ratko Mladic faces judgment next week - but can prosecutors prove it was genocide?

in-ratko-mladic-s-village-he-s-an-innocent-man-11-14-2017 15 Nov 17 In Ratko Mladic’s Village, He’s an Innocent Man

The former Bosnian Serb commander’s relatives still live in the rural village where he was born and where a street is named after him - and they insist that he was not a murderer.

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