01 Sep 15 Three Bosniak Soldiers Convicted of Trusina Massacre

The state court in Sarajevo convicted three former Bosnian Army soldiers of the killings of Croat civilians and soldiers in 1993 and sentenced them to a total of 37 years in prison.

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01 Sep 15 Hague Tribunal Judge Quits Milan Lukic Case

Veteran Hague Tribunal judge Jean-Claude Antonetti has withdrawn from the chamber making the final decision on Serb paramilitary Milan Lukic’s bid to overturn his life sentence, arguing that he is not impartial.

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31 Aug 15 Bosnian Serb Soldier Jailed for 18 Years

Former Bosnian Serb Army serviceman Oliver Krsmanovic was sentenced to 18 years in prison for crimes against humanity including the killings and forced disappearances of Bosniaks in Visegrad in 1992.

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27 Aug 15 Serbian War Criminal Sainovic Returns to Belgrade

The former deputy prime minister of Yugoslavia, Nikola Sainovic, convicted of war crimes in the Kosovo conflict, was released and returned home after serving two-thirds of his 18-year prison sentence.

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24 Aug 15 Croatian War Criminal Arrested after Decade on Run

Emilio Bungur, who was convicted of war crimes against Serb civilian prisoners, was arrested near the Croatian coastal town of Sibenik after being on the run for ten years.

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24 Aug 15 Bosnian Serb Soldier Charged with Konjic Rape

The Bosnian state prosecution raised an indictment against former Bosnian Serb fighter Radivoje Soldo, accusing him of illegally detaining and raping a woman in Konjic in 1992.

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14 Aug 15 Kosovo Serbs Rally for Jailed Politician Ivanovic

Around 1,000 people protested in front of the Basic Court in Mitrovica, demanding the release of Kosovo Serb politician Oliver Ivanovic, who is on trial for war crimes.

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11 Aug 15 Bosnian Croat Ex-Fighter Arrested for Wartime Rapes

Police arrested former fighter Mato Baotic on suspicion that he raped two Serb women in 1992 in Orasje in northern Bosnia.

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07 Aug 15 Bosnian Serb’s Visegrad Massacre Sentence Cut

Former Bosnian Serb reservist policeman Milos Pantelic’s 20-year jail sentence for the executions of 48 Bosniak civilians from Visegrad in 1992 was reduced by five years on appeal.

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06 Aug 15 Bosnian Serb Fighter Jailed for Illegal Detentions

Former army unit commander Milun Kornjaca was sentenced to seven years in prison for ordering the illegal capture and detention of Bosniak civilians in the Cajnice area in 1992.

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28 Jul 15 Kosovo’s Drenica Group Appeal War Crimes Convictions

Former members of the Kosovo Liberation Army’s Drenica Group cell said they will appeal against their convictions for crimes against civilians during the 1998-99 conflict.

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07 Jul 15 Bosnian Serb Policemen Jailed for Wartime Murder

Ex-policemen Nebojsa Loncarevic and Boran Makivic were sentenced to six years in prison each for taking part in the murder of a civilian in Banja Luka in the summer of 1992.

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06 Jul 15 War Crime Convictions Urged for Serbian Security Officials

The Hague Tribunal prosecution demanded the reversal of the acquittal of Serbian state security officials Jovica Stanisic and Franko Simatovic for war crimes in the Croatia and Bosnia conflicts.

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06 Jul 15 Bosnian Army Soldier Acquitted of War Crimes

The state court acquitted former Bosnian Army serviceman Jasmin Coloman of involvement in the killings of Croat civilian detainees in Vitez in 1993.

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03 Jul 15 Croatia Reduces Charges Against Police Chief Mercep

Zagreb state attorney’s office dropped charges accusing wartime police commander Tomislav Mercep of ordering his unit to commit murders, but he remains on trial for not preventing the killings.

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