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02 Sep 14 Bosniak Policeman Denies Abusing Serb Civilians

Former policeman Hajrudin Dedic, accused of detaining and beating Serb civilians in Breza in 1992, said that he knew nothing about the crimes before the investigation started.

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01 Sep 14 Bosnia Arrests 13 War Crimes Suspects

The Bosnian State Investigation and Protection Agency arrested 13 people on suspicion of taking part in crimes against humanity, including over 40 murders, in Doboj and Teslic in 1992.

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serbia-not-avoiding-to-prosecuting-high-ranking-suspects
29 Aug 14 Serbia Denies Avoiding Prosecutions of Top Officials

Serbian war crimes prosecutor Vladimir Vukcevic denied allegations that Belgrade was not prosecuting high-ranking war crimes suspects, arguing that it was the Hague Tribunal’s job.

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29 Aug 14 War Crimes Court in Focus at UN Kosovo Debate

At Friday's UN session on Kosovo, the formation of a special court to try war crimes committed by Kosovo Albanian fighters in the 1990s will be on the agenda.

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28 Aug 14 Bosnian Serb Soldier ‘Assaulted Prisoner for Being Muslim’

The trial of ex-soldier Marinko Bjelica, accused of the killings and torture of Bosniak civilians detained at a school in Kalinovik, heard that the defendant hit a prisoner “only because he was Muslim”.

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27 Aug 14 Yugoslav General to Serve War Crimes Term in Finland

Former Yugoslav Army general Nebojsa Pavkovic, convicted of murders and deportations in Kosovo in 1999, will serve his 22-year sentence in Finland, rather than in Serbia as Belgrade would like.

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27 Aug 14 Accused Serb was a ‘Brave and Honourable Fighter’

Former Bosnian Serb police reservist Predrag Milisavljevic’s defence argued that he should be acquitted of the murders and violent persecution of Bosniak civilians from the Visegrad area in 1992.

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26 Aug 14 Bosnian Serb Soldiers Tried for Raping Teenage Girl

Former Bosnian Serb servicemen Bosiljko and Ostoja Markovic went on trial in Sarajevo, charged with the wartime rape of a 14-year-old girl in Kotor Varos in June 1992.

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kosovo-serb-leader-pleads-not-guilty-for-war-crimes
26 Aug 14 Kosovo Serb Leader Pleads Innocent to War Crimes

Serb political party leader Oliver Ivanovic pleaded not guilty to committing war crimes during the Kosovo conflict and inciting the murder of Albanians during clashes that erupted afterwards.

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25 Aug 14 Bosnian Serb Soldier Denies Visegrad Crimes

Former Bosnian Serb Army serviceman Petar Kovacevic pleaded not guilty to participating in crimes against civilians, including murder and rape, near Visegrad in 1992.

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bosnian-witness-recalls-school-beatings
25 Aug 14 Bosnian Prisoner Recalls Brutal School Beating

A witness told the trial of former Croatian Defence Council fighter Josip Tolic that the defendant beat him up while he was imprisoned in a school then made him lick the blood off the floor.

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22 Aug 14 Bosnian Croat Fighter ‘Knifed Bosniak Captive’

A prosecution witness testified that ex-fighter Nikola Maric, who is on trial for the detention, persecution and killing of Bosniaks in the Prozor area, stabbed and beat him.

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21 Aug 14 Bosnian Serb Prisoners Recall Beatings at Silos Camp

Testimonies from Bosnian Serb prisoners held at the Silos wartime detention camp in Hadzici near Sarajevo described repeated beatings by Bosniak guards and terrible conditions in the cells.

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21 Aug 14 Bosnian Army Soldiers Indicted for Attacking Serbs

Ex-servicemen Muhamed Sisic, Tarik Sisic, Emir Drakovac and Aziz Susa are accused of wartime crimes in Rogatica and Foca, including a deadly attack on fleeing Serb civilians.

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former-bosnian-serb-fighter-arrested-for-war-crimes
20 Aug 14 Bosnian Serb Ex-Fighter Arrested for War Crimes

The Bosnian State Investigation and Protection Agency arrested former Bosnian Serb fighter Dragan Glogovac on suspicion that he took part in wartime crimes against prisoners in Zavidovici.

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Timeline – Cuska Case

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