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24 Oct 14 Bosniak Soldier Awaits Dusina Massacre Verdict

Prosecutors demanded a guilty verdict for Bosnian Army ex-soldier Vehid Subotic, accused of ordering a massacre in the village of Dusina in 1993, while his defence insisted he was innocent.

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23 Oct 14 Bosnian Croat Jailed for Assaulting Wounded Prisoners

Perica Adzic, a former member of the Croatian Defence Council, was jailed for four years for war crimes against wounded prisoners at an improvised medical unit in Zepce in 1993.

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22 Oct 14 Bosnian Serb Soldier Given Alibi for Visegrad Violence

Two Serb ex-soldiers said their fellow serviceman Vitomir Rackovic was actually on the frontline at the same time he is alleged to have attacked villages in the Visegrad area in 1992.

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22 Oct 14 Serbian Police Official to Be Jailed in Germany

Former high-ranking Serbian interior ministry official Vlastimir Djordjevic will be sent to a German prison to serve his 18-year sentence for war crimes against Albanians in Kosovo.

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21 Oct 14 Bosnian Serb Policemen Accused of Torture in Bileca

A prosecution witness told the trial of three ex-policemen accused of abusing non-Serb prisoners that detainees were tortured at a police station and a student dorm in Bileca in 1992.

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20 Oct 14 Croatian Serb Official Demands Jail Transfer from Estonia

Former Croatian Serb minister Milan Martic, who is serving a 35-year sentence for war crimes, wants to be moved from Estonia, where he claims that prison conditions are poor.

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17 Oct 14 Bosnian Army Soldier Acquitted of War Crimes

Former serviceman Hajrudin Trle was cleared of killing a Bosnian Serb soldier near Kalesija in the north-east of the country in 1993 due to lack of proof.

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17 Oct 14 Mladic Witness: Serb Forces Kept Civilians Safe

A defence witness told Ratko Mladic’s trial that the Bosnian Serb Army put civilians of all ethnicities in a school in Rogatica in 1992 to protect them from the fighting in the area.

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16 Oct 14 Bosnia Arrests Two Serb Soldiers for Cajnice Killings

State Investigation and Protection Agency police officers arrested former servicemen Steva and Milosav Jovanovic on suspicion that they killed Bosniak civilians in the Cajnice area in 1992.

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15 Oct 14 Bosnia Arrests Three War Crimes Suspects

The Bosnian State Investigation and Protection Agency arrested three men, two Croat fighters and one Bosniak soldier, who are suspected of war crimes in Livno and Mostar during the 1990s conflict.

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15 Oct 14 Mother Recalls Teenage Son’s Murder by Croat Fighter

A Bosniak woman fainted in the courtroom as she testified how Croatian Defence Council fighter Ivo Crepuja shot her son dead in a village near Zenica in 1993.

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14 Oct 14 UN War Crimes Court to Close in 2017

The International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia will completely shut down in 2017 after delivering its last war crimes ruling, said the court’s president Theodor Meron.

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13 Oct 14 Bosnian Serb Soldier Tried for Visegrad Violence

Former serviceman Petar Kovacevic went on trial for alleged crimes against humanity in Visegrad in 1992, including involvement in murders, rapes and expulsions of Bosniaks.

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10 Oct 14 Bosniak Soldier Charged With Abusing Serb Captive

Former Bosnian Army serviceman Muradif Salkic is accused of beating and torturing a Serb civilian prisoner in the village of Kozlovac near Tuzla in June 1992.

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09 Oct 14 Bosnian Policeman Jailed for Deadly Beatings in Breza

Former policeman Hajrudin Dedic was jailed for six years for illegally detaining and beating Serb civilians in the village of Duzice in the Breza municipality, causing two deaths.

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