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2 October 2015

Verdict in Kovacevic Trial Expected Early November

On November 2, the Bosnian state court will hand down a verdict in the Petar Kovacevic trial. Kovacevic has been charged with crimes against humanity committed in the municipality of Visegrad during 1992.

12 June 2015

Verdict in Boskovic Trial Expected July 3

After the state prosecution and the defense presented their closing statements in the Srecko Boskovic trial, the Bosnian state court scheduled the verdict for July 3.
2 June 2015

Defense Presents Closing Statements at Cvetkovic Trial

Presenting its closing statement at the Aleksander Cvetkovic trial, Cvetkovic’s defense attorney said the state prosecution failed to prove elements of genocide in the case against his client.
11 March 2015

Popovic Indictment Amended, Despite Objections by Defense

After the Bosnian state court accepted an amended indictment in the Goran Popovic case, the evidentiary hearing ended and closing arguments were scheduled.
10 March 2015

Convicts Describe Statements Given in Past Proceedings at Cvetkovic Trial

The Bosnian state prosecution called upon Vlastimir Golijan and Zoran Goronja to testify regarding statements they gave during proceedings which had been previously brought against them by the Bosnian state court.
19 February 2015

Prosecutor Confuses Court on Alleged Intimidation of Witness

The court of Bosnia and Herzegovina was not able to come to a decision on imposing custody measures for former Bosnian Serb fighters Ilija Vukasinovic, Milos Vukasinovic, Pero Radovic, and Sasa Perkovic, because the state prosecution did not clearly phrase its request for custody measures.

9 January 2015

Witness Recalls Murder of Boy from Srebrenica

The first prosecution witness told the trial for crime committed in Srebrenica that he heard defendant Srecko Boskovic admitted he killed a boy in July 1995 in a conversation with Jovo Lazic.
22 December 2014

Bosnian Serb Soldier Labelled Murderer by Brother

A Bosnian State Investigation and Protection Agency investigator told Bosnian Serb ex-soldier Petar Kovacevic’s trial that the defendant’s brother told him that the indictee murdered a man in 1992.
6 November 2014

Threats to witnesses go without investigation

No one has ever been charged with making a threat against witnesses even though the witnesses themselves complain about the threats that they are receiving and that this is often the reason the Prosecution of Bosnia and Herzegovina orders war crimes suspects into custody.

21 October 2014

Extension of Prohibiting Measures Proposed

The Prosecution of Bosnia and Herzegovina, BiH, requests extension of prohibiting measures for Srecko Boskovic, former member of the Republika Srpska Army, VRS, who is charged with crimes in Djulici village, Zvornik municipality.

13 October 2014

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.
10 September 2014

Kovacevic’s Trial Begins in October

The trial of Petar Kovacevic, who is charged with crimes in Visegrad in 1992, is due to begin on October 6 with reading of the indictment and presentation of introductory statements by the Prosecution of BiH and Defence.

17 June 2014

Verdict against Ivanovic Due on Thursday

The Appellate Chamber of the State Court is due to pronounce a verdict against Zeljko Ivanovic, who is charged with having assisted in the commission of genocide in Srebrenica, on Thursday, June 19.
11 June 2014

Chief in a Truck

Testifying at the trial for crimes in Visegrad, witness Halida Alic says that Vitomir Rackovic was in a truck, which transported several persons, who have been missing ever since.

16 April 2014

Exemption of Judges Requested

The trial of Vitomir Rackovic for crimes in Visegrad has been postponed due to a Defence request for the exemption of two members of the Trial Chamber.