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City: Drvar

10 June 2015

Former Detention Camps in Drvar Now in Ruins

Former detainees of wartime camps and the families of the deceased visited the Prekaja and Kamenica camps in Drvar, which are now in ruins. No one dares enter them, because of security risk. The camps serve as a reminder of the atrocities committed during the war.
23 April 2015

Boric Denies Expulsion of Non-Serb Population at Mladic Trial

Grujo Boric, the former commander of the Second Krajiski Corps of the Bosnian Serb Army, testified at the Ratko Mladic trial. Boric denied any knowledge of crimes committed against Bosniaks and Croats in his zone of responsibility in Kljuc in 1992.
22 April 2015

Mladic Never Gave Illegal Orders, Serb Commander Says

A wartime Bosnian Serb Army commander told the war crimes trial of his former military chief Ratko Mladic that the defendant never gave him an illegal order.
27 March 2015

Ratko Dronjak Sentence Reduced

Applying a more favourable law, the Bosnian state court reduced Ratko Dronjak’s sentence for war crimes in Drvar by three years.

3 February 2015

Sentence against Ratko Dronjak Appealed

The Prosecution of Bosnia and Herzegovina requested at least 30 years of imprisonment for Ratko Dronjak, who was convicted of committing war crimes in Drvar. Dronjak’s defense attorney, on the other hand, requested that the court reduce his sentence.
1 December 2014

Prosecution Requests Reconsideration of Constitutional Court’s Decision

The Prosecution of Bosnia and Herzegovina, BiH, requests the reconsideration of a decision made by the Constitutional Court of BiH, partially quashing a verdict, under which Ratko Dronjak was sentenced to 18 years in prison for crimes in Drvar, because, as it explained, one of the judges, who participated in quashing the verdict, used to be the indictee’s Defence attorney.

10 June 2013

Sentence against Ratko Dronjak Increased

The Appellate Chamber of the Court of Bosnia and Herzegovina increases the sentence against Ratko Dronjak for crimes in Drvar from 15 to 18 years in prison.

13 May 2013

A Room for Protected Witnesses in Livno Being Arranged

During May and June 2013 the Livno Cantonal Court will stop processing criminal cases in order to arrange a premises for protected witnesses and a courtroom, where war crimes trials as well as other trials, will be held.

22 February 2013

Dronjak: Bosnian Serb Prison Chief’s Sentence Contested

Both prosecution and defence appealed against the 15-year prison term given to Ratko Dronjak for jailing and abusing civilian inmates in the Bosnian town of Drvar.
13 April 2012

Dronjak: Closing Statement Due May 10

The Presentation of evidence at the trial of Ratko Dronjak, who is charged with crimes in Drvar, has been completed with examination of two last Defence witnesses. The presentation of State Prosecution’s closing statement is scheduled for May 10.
29 February 2012

Dronjak: Death on Frontline or in Detention Camp

A Defence witness says, at the trial of Ratko Dronjak, that, in his capacity as manager of the prison in Kamenica, the indictee did not have the authority to bring or take prisoners away and participate in exchange of prisoners.
19 January 2012

Dronjak: Burying the Dead next to Detention Camp

Testifying in his defence, Ratko Dronjak, who is charged with crimes in Drvar, says that, in his capacity as manager of a military prison in Kamenica, he rarely visited the premises, where prisoners of war were held.
15 December 2011

Dronjak: The Arrests of the Muslim Population

At the trial of Ratko Dronjak, who is charged with crimes in Drvar, a witness of the Defence said that he knew that the arrests of Muslims from the area of the municipality began at the end of May 1992, but that it is not known to him that these people were taken to Kamenica.
9 December 2011

Week ahead: Trial for Capljina and Stolac Crimes Begins

The trial of two former members of the Croatian Defence Council, HVO, who are charged with crimes against the civilian population in Capljina and Stolac, before the State Court is due to begin next week.
3 November 2011

Dronjak: Presentation of Material Evidence

At the trial for crimes in Drvar, the State Prosecution presents material evidence, referring, among other things, to the murders in Kamenica, which are charged upon indictee Ratko Dronjak..