28 Nov 14 Mladic ‘a Connoisseur of Military Rules’, Witness Says

A former Bosnian Serb Army officer told Ratko Mladic’s trial at the Hague Tribunal that the wartime general was a disciplinarian who insisted on order among his troops.

27 Nov 14 Mladic Witness: Muslim Extremists Caused Prijedor Conflict

A defence witness at the war crimes trial of former Bosnian Serb military commander Ratko Mladic said Muslim militants started the fighting in Prijedor in spring 1992.

25 Nov 14 Mladic Witness: No Crimes in Susica Jail Camp

A defence witness told Ratko Mladic’s war crimes trial that he didn’t see Serb fighters abusing Bosniak prisoners at the Susica detention camp in the Vlasenica area in 1992.

21 Nov 14 Mladic Witness Says Muslims Left Kljuc ‘Voluntarily’

A defence witness for former Bosnian Serb military commander Ratko Mladic claimed that the Serbian civilian and military authorities never intended to expel Muslims and Croats from Kljuc in 1992.

20 Nov 14 Witness Denies Mladic Wanted Genocide

Testifying in defence of the former commander of Bosnian Serb Army, Ratko Mladic, Rajko Sarenac said what he knew of the personality of the accused stood 'in stark contrast to the crimes of genocide that he is accused of'.

19 Nov 14 Mladic Witness Blames Arkan For Sanski Most Killings

Testifying at Ratko Mladic’s trial, defence witness Dusko Corokalo blamed Serbian soldiers who 'lost control' and Zeljko Raznatovic 'Arkan'’s men for the crimes against Muslims and Croats in Sanski Most.

18 Nov 14 Mladic's Witness Denies Muslims, Croats, Fled Srbac

Defence witness Milos Milincic told the trial of Ratko Mladic in the Hague that he thought most Muslims and Croats stayed in the municipality of Srbac for the duration of the war.

12 Nov 14 Mladic Witness: Bosnian Serb Army Was Multi-Ethnic

A witness at Ratko Mladic’s war crimes trial said that some Bosniaks and Croats voluntarily joined the Bosnian Serb military chief’s armed forces in the town of Prijedor in 1992.

06 Nov 14 Mladic Witness: Serb Army ‘Prohibited Prisoner Abuse’

A defence witness told Ratko Mladic’s war crimes trial that the Bosnian Serb Army gave troops orders to protect civilians and prohibited the destruction of their villages.

05 Nov 14 Mladic Witness: Serbs ‘Humiliated’ by Bosniaks

A defence witness told Ratko Mladic’s trial that Bosnian Serbs had to set up their own government and police before the war because they were being outvoted and obstructed by Bosniaks.

04 Nov 14 Mladic Witness: Police Couldn’t Stop Vlasenica Killings

A former Serb police chief told Ratko Mladic’s trial that he reported “incidents” at the Susica detention camp in Vlasenica, where 150 Bosniak prisoners are estimated to have been killed.

31 Oct 14 Mladic Witness: Serb-Run Hospital Helped Bosniaks

A doctor testified in Ratko Mladic’s defence at the Hague Tribunal that the hospital in the Serb-run town of Foca did not turn away Bosniaks who needed treatment during wartime.

30 Oct 14 Mladic Witness: Hunger Deaths Were Propaganda

A defence witness told former Bosnian Serb military chief Ratko Mladic’s trial that Bosniaks lied about deaths from hunger during wartime in a bid to win international support.

29 Oct 14 Mladic Witness: Aid Convoys Helped Bosniak Forces

A defence witness told Ratko Mladic’s trial that humanitarian convoys transported munitions and food for the Bosnian Army during wartime and some international military observers scouted Serb positions.

23 Oct 14 Mladic Trial to Hear New Mass Grave Evidence

Hague Tribunal prosecutors have been granted permission to present new forensic evidence found at Tomasica, Bosnia’s biggest mass grave, in the war crimes case against Ratko Mladic.




Timeline - Transitional Justice in Serbia

Key dates and events in transitional justice in Serbia.


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.


Ratko Mladic

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


War in Bosnia

Key dates and events in the Bosnia war.


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.


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.


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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