serbian-president-ready-to-go-to-srebrenica
30 Jun 15 Serbian President ‘Ready’ to Go to Srebrenica

After initially refusing to attend the 20th anniversary commemoration of the Srebrenica massacres, Serbian President Tomislav Nikolic said he was now ready to go in order to help reconciliation.

Full Article
bosnian-serb-call-un-not-to-addopt-serb-resolution
29 Jun 15 Bosnian Serbs Urge UN to Drop Srebrenica Resolution

A Bosnian Serb leader told the UN secretary-general that a planned Security Council resolution to mark the 20th anniversary of the Srebrenica massacres would cause more divisions.

Full Article
witness-ivanovic-ordered-his-men-throwing-bombs
29 Jun 15 Kosovo Serb Politician ‘Ordered Bomb-Throwing’

A prosecution witness at the trial of Kosovo Serb politician Oliver Ivanovic claimed to have seen him ordering his men to throwing bombs at Albanians’ apartments during unrest in 2000.

Full Article
kosovo-government-to-try-again-voting-for-special-court
29 Jun 15 Kosovo Govt Seeks New Vote on War Court

The government wants a fresh parliamentary vote to allow the establishment of a controversial new special court to try Kosovo Liberation Army guerrillas after MPs failed to back it last week.

Full Article
serbia-reveals-monument-to-gavrilo-princip
29 Jun 15 Serbia Unveils Monument to Gavrilo Princip

Serbia’s president unveiled a statue of Princip, whose murder of Archduke Franz Ferdinand helped to spark World War I, saying that the assassin tried to liberate Balkan countries from slavery.

Full Article
srebrenica-commander-oric-arrives-in-sarajevo
26 Jun 15 Srebrenica Commander Oric Extradited to Sarajevo

Former Bosnian Army general Naser Oric arrived in the Bosnian capital after being extradited from Switzerland, where he was being held on a Serbian war crimes warrant.

Full Article
croatian-serb-fighters-guilty-of-sotin-massacres
26 Jun 15 Croatian Serb Fighters Convicted of Sotin Massacre

A Belgrade court sentenced two former Croatian Serb fighters to a total of 24 years in prison for killing 16 civilians in the eastern Croatian village of Sotin in 1991.

Full Article
extradition-of-srebrenica-commander-brings-balkan-to-boiling-point
26 Jun 15 Srebrenica Commander’s Extradition Sparks Serb Fury

The Swiss authorities’ decision to extradite Srebrenica’s wartime Bosniak commander Naser Oric to Bosnia instead of Serbia has angered political leaders in Belgrade and Banja Luka.

Full Article
naser-oric-agrees-to-bosnia-extradition
25 Jun 15 Switzerland to Extradite Naser Oric to Bosnia

Former Bosnian Army general Naser Oric will to be extradited from Switzerland to Bosnia and Herzegovina, where he is under investigation for war crimes, despite Belgrade’s plea for him to be sent to Serbia.

Full Article
srebenica-commemoration-to-be-postponed-until-oric-s-release
24 Jun 15 Naser Oric Arrest Threatens Srebrenica Anniversary

Organisers of the 20th anniversary commemoration of the Srebrenica massacres say they will postpone it until Bosniak ex-commander Oric, who was detained on a Serbian war crimes warrant, is freed.

Full Article
serbian-minister-sparks-fascism-row-with-croatia
23 Jun 15 Serbian Minister Sparks ‘Fascism’ Row With Croatia

In comments likely to infuriate Zagreb, Serbian labour minister Aleksandar Vulin claimed that fascism is on the rise in Croatia after his trip to a WWII concentration camp sparked anger.

Full Article
10th-inmusic-festival-kicks-off-in-zagreb
23 Jun 15 Serbian Minister Sparks ‘Fascism’ Row With Croatia

In comments likely to infuriate Zagreb, Serbian labour minister Aleksandar Vulin claimed that fascism is on the rise in Croatia after his trip to a WWII concentration camp sparked anger.

Full Article
serbia-slams-destabilising-un-srebrenica-resolution
23 Jun 15 Serbia Slams ‘Destabilising’ UN Srebrenica Resolution

The Serbian authorities wrote to the permanent members of the UN Security Council, saying that a proposed resolution condemning the Srebrenica genocide would cause destabilisation in the region.

Full Article
40-kosovars-could-face-arrest-due-to-serbian-arrest-warrants
22 Jun 15 40 Kosovo Ex-Guerrillas Still Wanted by Serbia

After the brief detention of former PM Ramush Haradinaj, media reports suggest that old Serbian war crimes warrants still exist for some 40 more Kosovo Liberation Army ex-fighters.

Full Article
serbia-seeks-extradition-of-naser-oric
22 Jun 15 Serbia Seeks Extradition of Bosniak Ex-Commander Oric

Serbia’s justice ministry has formally requested the extradition of Naser Oric, the former commander of Bosniak forces in Srebrenica, who was arrested in Switzerland this month.

Full Article

Daily Newsletter

* indicates required
Balkan Transitional Justice Daily
Email Format