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16 December 2014

Protection Measures for Witness

Testifying at the trial for crimes in the Bileca area in 1992, a State Prosecution witness testifies in the absence of the public. 

9 December 2014

Tortured with Electrical Shocks

Testifying at the trial for crimes in Bileca, a protected State Prosecution witness says that he was tortured by being subjected to electrical shocks in the Students Dormitory in Bileca.

20 November 2014

The wall of silence about crimes in Bileca

Due to the lack of prosecution of crimes committed in the municipality of Bileca, survivors are less and less ready to talk about the mistreatment and abuse that they survived.

11 November 2014

Serb Police ‘Abused Bosniaks in Student Dormitory’

A prosecution witness told the trial of three ex-policemen accused of abusing non-Serb prisoners that detainees held in a student dormitory in Bileca in 1992 were beaten up.
4 November 2014

Bosniaks Left Bileca

Testifying at the trial for crimes in Bileca, a protected State Prosecution witness says that 32 Bosniaks left the town in the spring of 1992, because they did not want to join the reserve forces of the Yugoslav National Army.

28 October 2014

Connected to Electricity, Beaten, Mistreated

Testifying at the trial for crimes in Bileca, a protected State Prosecution witness says that during his detention he was connected to an electrical source, mistreated and beaten.

21 October 2014

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.
14 October 2014

Patients with Cuts and Bruises Admitted

At the trial for crimes committed in Bileca, a witness for the state prosecution said that in the summer of 1992 a group of patients with light bodily injuries were brought to the Community Health Centre.

30 September 2014

No Questions for Witness

A State Prosecution witness says, appearing at the trial for crimes in Bileca, that he has received threats.
19 September 2014

Kuljic’s Case Separated

The case against Nedjeljko Kuljic was separated from the three other defendants for crimes against Bosniaks and Croats in Bileca.
19 August 2014

Trial Postponed Due to Kuljic’s Illness

The trial for crimes in Bileca has been postponed due to illness of Nedjeljko Kuljic, one of the indictees.
8 July 2014

Trial for Bileca Crimes Postponed

The continuation of the trial for Bileca crimes has been postponed due to the fact that indictee Nedjeljko Kuljic fails to appear in court due to illness.
24 June 2014

Bosnian Serb Police ‘Tortured’ Prisoner in Bileca

A witness told the trial of four ex-policemen accused of abusing non-Serb prisoners in the south-eastern town of Bileca in 1992 said that one of the defendants tortured him with electricity.
17 June 2014

Bosnian Serb Policemen’s Bileca Abuse Trial Opens

The first witness at the trial of four former policemen accused of abusing non-Serb prisoners in the south-eastern town of Bileca in 1992 said that one of the defendants assaulted him.
5 June 2014

Trial for Bileca Crimes Begins Mid June

As agreed at a status conference, the trial of four indictees, who are charged with crimes in the Bileca area, is due to begin on June 17 this year with the reading of the indictment and presentation of introductory statements.

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Miroslav Duka is charged with having participated in a joint criminal enterprise aimed at persecuting the non-Serb population in the Bileca municipality from June to December 1992.  He is charged with unlawful detention of civilians in inhumane conditions, deportations, murders, torture and physical and mental abuse. Along with Duka, Nedjeljko Kuljic, Ilic Zeljko and Goran Vujovic are charged with this crime.