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08 Apr 14 Bosnian Serb Witness Recalls Women and Children Bussed from Srebrenica

A Bosnian Serb prosecution witness recalled on Monday seeing women and children bussed from the Srebrenica area in July 1995 as he testified in the trial of ex-police chief Goran Saric, who is charged in connection with genocide there.

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26 Mar 14 Srebrenica Genocide Defendant Arrested on Gun-Running Charges

Bosnian police arrested Milenko Trifunovic, who is currently awaiting his sentence for genocide in Srebrenica in 1995, on suspicion of illicit trafficking in arms and other military equipment.

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19 Mar 14 Bosnian Serb Commando ‘Chosen to Shoot Srebrenica Captives’

Aleksandar Cvetkovic, who is on trial for genocide, was one of eight soldiers selected to join a firing squad and shoot Bosniaks from Srebrenica, said another fighter who participated in the killing.

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04 Feb 14 Massacre at Bosnia’s Branjevo Farm ‘Like a Movie’

War criminal Stanko Kojic told the genocide trial of Aleksandar Cvetkovic that Bosnian Serb troops killed several hundred prisoners from Srebrenica one by one in order not to waste any bullets.

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03 Feb 14 Bosnian Serb Fighter Recalls Executing Srebrenica Prisoners

Convicted war criminal Franc Kos told the genocide trial of Aleksandar Cvetkovic how he and his fellow troops executed Bosniak prisoners from Srebrenica at a farm in Branjevo in 1995.

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29 Jan 14 Hundreds of Srebrenica Corpses ‘Lying in Meadow’

A prosecution witness told Bosnian Serb fighter Aleksandar Cvetkovic’s genocide trial that he saw 500 to 600 bodies of Srebrenica victims outside a military farm in Branjevo in July 1995.

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22 Jan 14 Srebrenica Bodies ‘Lay Around Bosnia School’

A witness told the trial of Bosnian Serb ex-fighter Aleksandar Cvetkovic, accused of genocide, that he saw dead bodies around a school in Pilica where prisoners from Srebrenica were held.

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21 Jan 14 Montenegro Removes Graffiti Mocking Srebrenica Massacres

The authorities in the northern Montenegrin town of Pljevlja ordered the erasing of graffiti that mocked the mass killings in Srebrenica and promoted Serb nationalism.

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21 Oct 13 Bosnian Serb Police Chief Denies Genocide Charges

Former Bosnian Serb police commander Goran Saric, who has already been convicted of war crimes in Sarajevo, has pleaded not guilty to Srebrenica genocide charges.

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11 Oct 13 Bosnian Serb Pleads Not Guilty to Genocide

Aleksandar Cvetkovic, who was recently extradited to Bosnia from Israel, pleaded not guilty to charges of participating in genocide against civilians who fled from Srebrenica in 1995.

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16 Sep 13 Bosnian Prosecution Demands Tougher Srebrenica Sentence

The prosecution has appealed against the 20-year sentence handed down to former policeman Bozidar Kuvelja, convicted of expelling and executing Bosniaks from Srebrenica in 1995.

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16 Sep 13 Bosnian Serb Policemen’s Srebrenica Acquittal Challenged

The Bosnian prosecution has appealed against the acquittal of Dragan Neskovic and Zoran Ilic, demanding a retrial for crimes against humanity over allegations that Bosniaks they captured were massacred.

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11 Sep 13 Bosnian Serb Policeman Indicted for Srebrenica Genocide

The Bosnian state court has confirmed a genocide indictment against former police commander Goran Saric, who has already been convicted of war crimes in Sarajevo.

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06 Sep 13 Captured Bosnian Serb Fugitive Indicted For Genocide

Former Bosnian Serb soldier Aleksandar Cvetkovic, who was extradited from hiding in Israel, has been charged with taking part in the genocide of Bosniaks from Srebrenica in 1995.

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06 Sep 13 Netherlands Ruled Liable for Three Srebrenica Deaths

The Netherlands’ supreme court has ruled that the Dutch state was responsible for not preventing three Bosnian Muslim men from being killed in the 1995 Srebrenica massacres.

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Background

Profile

Karadzic: War Criminal or Poet?

To the media in Bosnia and Herzegovina, the arrest of Radovan Karadzic, indicted by the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia, ICTY, for genocide, war crimes and crimes against humanity, was a true sensation, and one to be exploited day after day.  

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

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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