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City: Bileca

16 August 2016

Ex-Prisoner Recalls Regular Beatings in Bileca

A former detainee told the trial of four Bosnian Serbs accused of beating prisoners in Bileca in 1992 that he was hit almost every day during his time in custody.

8 July 2016

Bosnian Serb Ex-Policemen Jailed for Abuse and Torture

Former Bosnian Serb policemen Goran Vujovic, Miroslav Duka and Zeljko Ilic were sentenced to a total of 23 years in prison for crimes against humanity in Bileca in 1992.

24 May 2016

Witness Recalls Electric Shock Torture in Bileca

At the trial of four former Bosnian Serb soldiers, a prosecution witness said that he was abused and tortured with electric shocks at a local barracks in the town of Bileca in 1992.

23 May 2016

Policeman’s Lawyer Urges Bileca Prisoner Abuse Acquittal

The defence lawyer for Zeljko Ilic, one of three former policeman accused of crimes against humanity in the Bileca area in 1992, called for his client to be acquitted.

16 May 2016

Strpci Victims’ Relatives ‘Heard about Abductions via Media’

Statements by relatives of people kidnapped from a train in Strpci in February 1993 and later killed said they first heard of the abductions through the media.

12 April 2016

Srebrenica Bosniaks ‘Died Jumping from Windows’

At the genocide trial of five Bosnian Serb policeman, a prosecution witness said about 10 Bosniaks from Srebrenica died after jumping from the top floor of the school building in Bratunac in 1995.

14 March 2016

Paramilitary Forces Arrested Bosniak Men, Says Former Trebinje Police Chief

A witness testifying in defense of Miroslav Duka said he was told that paramilitary soldiers had apprehended Bosniaks and took them to the Bileca police station in June 1992. Duka, Goran Vujovic and Zeljko Ilic have been charged with war crimes in Bileca.

22 February 2016

Duka’s Defense Presents Material Evidence

At the trial of three defendants charged with war crimes in Bileca, the defense of Miroslav Duka included 23 pieces of material evidence in the case file. The evidence included a statement given by a deceased witness, who said no one was taken away or mistreated in the village of Zausje.

15 February 2016

Unknown Perpetrators Arrested Bosniaks in Bileca Area, Witnesses Claim

Defense witnesses testifying at the trial of three former Bosnian Serb policemen said they didn’t see defendant Miroslav Duka when a group of Bosniaks was apprehended in front of the Bileca police station.
8 February 2016

State Prosecution Demands Longer Jail Sentence for Rackovic

The Bosnian state prosecution demanded a longer jail sentence for Vitomir Rackovic, who has been sentenced to 12 years in prison for crimes committed in Visegrad under a first instance verdict. In a written appeal, Rackovic’s defense asked the court to either acquit him of charges or repeal the verdict.

8 February 2016

Duka on Battlefield During Alleged Crimes, Witnesses Say

Defense witnesses testifying at the trial of three Bosnian Serb policemen charged with crimes in Bileca said they were on the battlefield with defendant Miroslav Duka in 1992, during his alleged crimes.
25 January 2016

Duka on Battlefield During Alleged Crimes, Defense Witnesses Say

A defense witness testifying at the trial of three former Bosnian Serb policemen said defendant Miroslav Duka and his reserve police company were on a battlefield from June to December 1992, the time period of his alleged crimes.

18 January 2016

Duka Defense Witness Says He Didn’t See Injuries on Bileca Prisoners

Testifying in defense of Miroslav Duka, a witness said he didn’t notice injuries on Bosniak prisoners in a prison in Bileca.

11 January 2016

Witnesses Say Serb Police in Bileca Didn’t Ethnically Discriminate Them

Witnesses testifying in defense of Miroslav Duka said they lived and worked in Bileca in 1992 and weren’t discriminated or mistreated by Serb police forces due to their ethnicity.

5 January 2016

Indictment for Bileca War Crimes Confirmed

The Bosnian state court confirmed an indictment against four former members of the Bosnian Serb Army, who’ve been charged with crimes against humanity committed in Bileca in 1992.