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25 Jul 14 Ratko Mladic’s Allies Deny Srebrenica Massacres

Former Bosnian Serb fighters testified in defence of their wartime commander Ratko Mladic that they were not involved in the mass killing of Bosniak civilians from Srebrenica in 1995.

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21 Jul 14 Mladic’s Troops Deny Raping Bosniaks in Foca

Former Bosnian Serb Army troops testified at the trial of Ratko Mladic that volunteer fighters from Serbia and Montenegro were to blame for wartime crimes in the town of Foca.

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10 Jul 14 Bosnian Serb Officer Published Document Claiming Racial Superiority

Former Bosnian Serb Army officer Luka Dragicevic said he circulated the document, which said that Muslims were “genetically inferior” to Serbs, to his troops during the 1992-95 war.

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07 Jul 14 Ratko Mladic’s Soldiers ‘Only Defended Their Homes’

The Bosnian Serb military leader led a multi-ethnic army which never terrorised civilians in Sarajevo but was itself targeted by Bosniak snipers, a Mladic defence witness told the Hague Tribunal.

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26 Jun 14 Bosnian Serb Commander Ordered Sarajevo TV Bombing

A Bosnian Serb lieutenant-colonel told Ratko Mladic’s war crimes trial that he ordered an attack on Radio Television Sarajevo in 1995 because it was broadcasting ‘propaganda’ against Serbs.

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23 Jun 14 Bosnian Serb Commander Denies Bombarding Sarajevo Civilians

The trial of Ratko Mladic resumed after the Bosnian Serb Army chief’s brief illness with another military witness denying the indiscriminate shelling of civilians in besieged Sarajevo.

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20 Jun 14 Ratko Mladic Trial Again Interrupted by Illness

The war crimes trial of the former Bosnian Serb military leader, which has been suspended several times because of Mladic’s health, was interrupted again when he was hospitalised.

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13 Jun 14 Serb Officer Insists Sarajevo Market Blast Was Staged

A Bosnian Serb Army officer insisted that Bosniak forces staged an attack that killed over 60 people at Sarajevo’s Markale market in 1994, Ratko Mladic’s war crimes trial was told.

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09 Jun 14 Mladic ‘Tried to Fight Serb Paramilitary Marauders’

Former Bosnian Serb policeman Dragomir Andan testified that his military leader Ratko Mladic told him in 1992 that his biggest problem was fighting to rein in paramilitary groups.

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05 Jun 14 Mladic Memorial Erected Near Sarajevo

A memorial plaque dedicated to the former Bosnian Serb military leader Ratko Mladic, who is on trial for genocide and other crimes in Bosnia, has been erected on the hills above Sarajevo.

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05 Jun 14 Bosniaks Left Serb Territory ‘Fearing Revenge Attacks’

The former local government chief in the town of Pale told Bosnian Serb military chief Ratko Mladic’s war crimes trial that Bosniaks were not expelled from the area, but wanted to leave.

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04 Jun 14 Bosnian Serb Army ‘Didn’t Cut Power to Sarajevo’

The war crimes trial of former Bosnian Serb military chief Ratko Mladic was told that his forces never intentionally cut electricity supplies to Sarajevo civilians during the war.

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03 Jun 14 Ratko Mladic ‘Wasn’t in Hiding’ After the War

Bosnian Serb military chief Ratko Mladic lived normally at his apartment in Belgrade from 1997 until 2001, his former security officer told his war crimes trial in The Hague.

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30 May 14 Ratko Mladic’s Troops ‘Didn’t Shell Sarajevo Market’

Two former Bosnian Serb Army soldiers told the trial of their wartime commander Ratko Mladic that Bosniak forces were responsible for attacking civilians in the besieged capital.

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23 May 14 Mladic Knew of Batko's Crimes in Grbavica

The trial of Ratko Mladic continued with testimony by Defence witness Branko Radan, who admitted that crimes were committed against Bosniaks and Croats in the Grbavica neighbourhood of Sarajevo, but denied that Serbian authorities deported them.

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Background

Background

Timeline - Transitional Justice in Serbia

Key dates and events in transitional justice in Serbia.

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

Ratko Mladic

Timeline of events leading up to the arrest of Ratko Mladic.

Timeline

War in Bosnia

Key dates and events in the Bosnia war.

Analysis

Ratko Mladic: The Force Behind the Srebrenica Killings

The Bosnian Serb commander’s role in the genocide committed in Srebrenica is described in detail in many indictments and verdicts pronounced before local and international judicial institutions.

Report

The Indictment Against Ratko Mladic

Indictments in 1995 and 2000, further amended in 2002 and 2010, charge the former commander of the Republika Srpska Army with genocide and other crimes.

Profile

Ratko Mladic: From Promising Officer to Bloodstained Warlord

When Mladic ordered his army to bomb the people of Sarajevo until they ‘go insane’, he revealed the murderous intentions that would culminate in the Srebrenica massacre.

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