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City: Srebrenica

22 July 2016

Radovan Karadzic Appeals Against Genocide Conviction

Former Bosnian Serb President Radovan Karadzic is appealing against the Hague Tribunal’s verdict sentencing him to 40 years in prison for genocide and crimes against humanity.
9 July 2016

A Srebrenica Mother’s Portrait of Her Lost Sons

Ahead of the 21st anniversary of the Srebrenica massacres, a woman whose two sons were killed by Bosnian Serb forces in July 1995 remembers the day she saw them for the last time.

28 June 2016

Bosnian Army Commander Oric Trial Stopped

The trial of Bosniak wartime commander Naser Oric for crimes against Serb prisoners of war in the areas of Srebrenica and Bratunac was stopped because of the unacceptable behaviour of a prosecution witness.
17 June 2016

Witness Recalls Bosniaks Taken From Vrhpoljski Bridge

A witness at the trial of Mirko Vrucinic says Serbs separated group of Bosniaks on the bridge and took them away, never to be seen again.

7 June 2016

Oric Trial: Woman Recalls Husband’s Shooting

A prosecution witness said she was told that her husband, one of former Bosnian Army commander Naser Oric’s alleged victims, was shot through the mouth in a trench.
7 June 2016

Bosnian Court Closes ‘Srebrenica Genocide Denial’ Trial

In order to prevent potential unrest, the trial of a Serb victims’ association leader for inciting hatred by describing the Srebrenica genocide as “God’s justice” will be held behind closed doors.
31 May 2016

UN Court Rejects Plea to Release Karadzic

The UN war crimes court in The Hague rejected a request from the defence of former Bosnian Serb President Radovan Karadzic to grant him temporary release.
20 May 2016

Radovan Karadzic Lawyer Paid $1,000 a Day

The UN war crimes court pays around $1,000 a day to US lawyer Peter Robinson while he is working on former Bosnian Serb President Radovan Karadzic’s appeal against his conviction.
17 May 2016

Policeman ‘Heard Beating’ at Brcko Army Barracks

An ex-policeman told the trial of Djordje Ristanic, former head of the wartime presidency of the Brcko municipality, that he heard two men from the town being beaten at a Yugoslav People’s Army barracks.

11 May 2016

Srebrenica Captives ‘Brought to Zvornik and Executed’

A prosecution witness told the genocide trial of the Bosnian Serb Army’s Zvornik Brigade commander that he heard that captives from Srebrenica were brought to the Zvornik area and executed. 
27 April 2016

‘Genocide Denial’ Row to Dominate Srebrenica Election

The issue of whether or not the Srebrenica massacres constituted genocide is set to dominate the upcoming mayoral vote in the area after Serb parties put forward a joint candidate who has rejected the term.

26 April 2016

Srebrenica Bosniaks’ Bodies Seen at School and Warehouse

At the trial of five former Serb policemen for genocide in Srebrenica, a prosecution witness said he saw Bosniaks’ corpses near a school in Bratunac and at a warehouse in Kravica in July 1995.

25 April 2016

British Intelligence ‘Never Promised’ to Help Free Mladic

A defence witness told the Hague Tribunal he tried to convince Ratko Mladic to surrender in 1995, but denied assuring the Bosnian Serb military chief that British intelligence would help him evade prosecution.

19 April 2016

Trnovo Witness Recalls Discovery of Married Couple’s Bodies

At the trial of three fighters accused of detaining and killing Serbs in the Trnovo area, a prosecution witness described how the bodies of a married couple from the village of Bistrocaj were found.

14 April 2016

Ljubuski Jail Guard ‘Used Prisoner as Target’

A witness at the trial of seven former guards at a wartime prison in Ljubuski said he was kept in filthy conditions and used as a target for shooting practice by one guard.