05 Dec 16 UN Prosecutors: Mladic was Key Figure in Bosnia Atrocities

In the first day of closing arguments in Ratko Mladic’s trial, prosecutors said the former Bosnian Serb military commander played a crucial role in a brutal plan to ‘cleanse’ areas of Bosnia of non-Serbs.

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05 Dec 16 Closing Arguments Begin in Ratko Mladic Trial

Closing statements are beginning in the case against former Bosnian Serb military chief Ratko Mladic, as his four-and-a-half year trial for genocide and war crimes moves closer to its conclusion.

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30 Nov 16 Mladic Trial: Closing Statements Start Next Week

The prosecution in the genocide and war crimes trial of former Bosnian Serb military chief Ratko Mladic will begin its closing statements at the Hague Tribunal on December 5.

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15 Sep 16 Mladic Trial: Court Refuses to Consider Bias Claims

The Hague Tribunal refused to consider a motion filed by former Bosnian Serb military chief Ratko Mladic’s defence asking for the trial to be stopped because the court was systematically biased.

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20 Jul 16 Ratko Mladic Demands Halting of ‘Biased’ Trial

Lawyers for former Bosnian Serb Army commander Ratko Mladic have asked for his trial to be halted and two judges removed because of the ‘systematic bias’ of the UN court in The Hague.

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16 Jun 16 Mladic Prosecutors Test Witness's Markale Claims

At Ratko Mladic's trial, prosecutors parried defence witness Andrei Demurenko's claim that the Bosnian Serb Army could not have fired the projectile that killed dozens at the Markale market in 1995.

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13 Jun 16 Last Mladic Trial Witnesses to Start Testifying

The trial of Ratko Mladic before the Hague Tribunal continues following a break that lasted more than a month due to defence difficulties in bringing witnesses to court.

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18 May 16 Serbia Acquits 10 of Hiding Ratko Mladic

A Serbian court cleared 10 people of helping former Bosnian Serb military chief Ratko Mladic evade arrest while he was on the run from war crimes charges in the 2000s.

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26 Apr 16 Mladic Witness Contests Mass Grave Exhumation Report

Testifying on behalf of former Bosnian Serb military chief Ratko Mladic, an expert witness questioned whether bodies exhumed from a mass grave at the Tomasica mine near Prijedor were executed by Serb forces.

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25 Apr 16 British Intelligence ‘Never Promised’ to Help Free Mladic

A defence witness told the Hague Tribunal he tried to convince Ratko Mladic to surrender in 1995, but denied assuring the Bosnian Serb military chief that British intelligence would help him evade prosecution.

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20 Apr 16 Mladic Witness Contests Srebrenica Victims’ Cause of Death

Testifying in defence of former Bosnian Serb military chief Ratko Mladic at the Hague Tribunal, a pathologist argued that Bosniak victims exhumed from mass graves were not necessarily shot dead.

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19 Apr 16 Mladic Witness Claims Mass Grave Report is Unreliable

Testifying in former Bosnian Serb military chief Ratko Mladic’s defence, a pathologist argued that bodies of victims exhumed from the Tomasica mass grave near Prijedor could have died in battle.

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18 Apr 16 Mladic’s Defence Disputes Mass Grave Autopsies

A pathologist testifying in defence of former Bosnian Serb military commander Ratko Mladic contested an autopsy report about war victims’ bodies exhumed from a mass grave at the Tomasica mine near Prijedor.

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11 Mar 16 Ratko Mladic Witness Problems Delay Defence Case

Problems with getting witnesses to court have reduced the amount of time that former Bosnian Serb Army chief Ratko Mladic’s defence has to prepare its closing statement at the Hague Tribunal.

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02 Mar 16 Mladic Witness: Sarajevo Market Attackers ‘Unknown’

The chief of the UN military observers who investigated a blast at Sarajevo’s Markale market that killed 43 civilians in 1995 said the origin of the mortar attack could not be established.

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