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11 February 2014

Guards Did not Mistreat Prisoners in Foca

As the trial of Radovan Karadzic continues, Mitar Rasevic, former Chief of Security of the Penal and Correctional Facility, KPD, in Foca, says that not even one prisoner was killed in that prison during the war and that guards did not beat or abuse prisoners.

30 December 2010

More than three hundred years of imprisonment

In its sixth year of operation, the Court of Bosnia and Herzegovina Chamber for War Crimes sentenced 15 persons to a total of 156 years in prison, and acquitted seven, while the Prosecutor's Office of Bosnia and Herzegovina claims that they are also investigating one thousand suspects over war crimes offences.
4 June 2010

Conditional Releases

At the end of May Mitar Rasevic was conditionally released from the Penal and Correctional Facility in Foca where he was serving his sentence for crimes committed in Foca municipality, while Dusan Fustar, who was sentenced for crimes committed in Prijedor, will be released on June 15 this year.
6 November 2008

Todovic and Rasevic: First instance verdict appeals

The Prosecution and Defence present their appeals to the first instance verdict against Mitar Rasevic and Savo Todovic.
28 February 2008

Bosnia Sentences Two For War Crimes

The Court of Bosnia and Herzegovina has sentenced Mitar Rasevic to eight and a half years and Savo Todovic to 12 years imprisonment for crimes committed at the Foca correctional facility.

22 February 2008

Rasevic and Todovic: Prosecution presents closing arguments

The State Prosecution of  Bosnia and Herzegovina has asked the Trial Chamber not to consider any mitigating circumstances when it announces its verdict against Mitar Rasevic and Savo Todovic.
21 February 2008

A Long Way from Surrender to Verdict

Sixteen months since Mitar Rasevic and Savo Todovic appeared at the Court of BiH for the first time, the evidence presentation process against the former Foca Correctional Facility management team members has been completed.

12 February 2008

Rasevic and Todovic: Discussion on Material Evidence

The closing arguments at the trial of Mitar Rasevic and Savo Todovic are due to be presented on February 22.
5 February 2008

Rasevic and Todovic: The End of "Togetherness" in Foca

The examination of indictee Savo Todovic has taken place - but mostly behind closed doors.
11 December 2007

Rasevic and Todovic: First Defence Witness

The first witness called by Mitar Rasevic's defence team has testified under protection measures with the exclusion of the public.
4 December 2007

Living in Fear in Foca

The Prosecution of BiH has completed its seven-month long presentation of evidence against Mitar Rasevic and Savo Todovic, which included testimonies of former detainees in the Correctional Facility in Foca.

27 November 2007

Rasevic and Todovic: Memories of Black Nights

A protected Prosecution witness speaks about his four-month detention in Foca Correctional Facility and claims that some prisoners disappeared during that time.
9 October 2007

Rasevic and Todovic: Shocking Moments

A protected Prosecution witness has described how detainees in the Foca Correctional Facility were taken away and beaten.
2 August 2007

Rasevic and Todovic: Disappearance of Prisoners from Foca

Court hears of the disappearance of prisoners from detention camp in Foca at a time when one of the indictees was deputy manager.
28 June 2007

Rasevic and Todovic: 900 Days in Foca

Former Foca detainees describe the suffering and maltreatment of Bosniaks held in the camp.