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City: Odzak

22 June 2015

Witness Saw Ilija Juric Physically Abuse Children in 1992

A state prosecution witness testifying at the trial of Ilija Juric said the defendant banged children’s head against a concrete pole in front of a school building in Odzak in July 1992.

19 June 2015

Djojic Fails to Appear in Courtroom

The Jozo Djojic trial has been postponed due to the absence of the defendant at today’s hearing.

16 June 2015

Brnjic Denies Membership in Croatian Defense Council

During his cross-examination, Marijan Brnjic told the Bosnian state prosecution that he wasn’t a member of the Croatian Defense Council in April and May 1992 - Brnjic claimed that the Croatian Defense Council didn’t exist during that period.

2 June 2015

Brnjic Testifies In Own Defense, Was in Germany During Alleged Crimes

Testifying in his own defense, Marijan Brnjic said he left Odzak in May 1992 and went to Germany.

1 June 2015

State Prosecution Witness Describes Her Rape at Ilija Juric Trial

A state prosecution witness testifying at the Ilija Juric trial said she was raped by Juric in 1992, and identified him in the courtroom. Juric has been charged with war crimes in Odzak area.

22 May 2015

Childhood in Captivity: The Stories of Thousands of Children Imprisoned During the Bosnian War

During the Bosnian war, approximately 7500 children and adolescents were detained in camps across the country, where they were subjected to various forms of torture. Childhood in captivity marked them, and for some it permanently changed their lives.

12 May 2015

Defense Witnesses Say Brnjic Was in Germany During Alleged Crimes

Witness Ivo Brnjic claimed that his brother, Marijan Brnjic, was in Germany during the period covered in the indictment charging him with rape in Odzak.

11 May 2015

Ilija Juric Trial Begins

The Ilija Juric trial began with a reading of the indictment and the presentation of the state prosecution’s introductory statement before the Bosnian state court.
7 May 2015

Status Conference in Djojic Case Postponed

The Bosnian state court has postponed a status conference in which an expert witness was expected to present his findings on whether defendant Jozo Djojic was mentally capable of following trial proceedings.
22 April 2015

Witness Describes Prisoner Abuse at Mujkic Trial

A prosecution witness testifying at the Resad Mujkic trial said he saw Mujkic and other guards mistreat Serb detainees in the gym of the Bratstvo Jedinstvo school building in Odzak. Mujkic has been charged with war crimes in Odzak.
9 April 2015

Indictment against Golubovic and Bozic Confirmed

The Bosnian state court confirmed an indictment against Ante Golubovic and Jurica Bozic for war crimes against the civilian population in Odzak and Bosanski Brod.

7 April 2015

Marijan Brnjic’s Wife Provides Alibi in Odzak Rape Case

The wife of Marijan Brnjic said her husband wasn’t in the country when his alleged crimes took place. She said he was in Germany in May 1992 and only returned to Bosnia and Herzegovina twice during the war.

1 April 2015

Ilija Juric Trial Begins April 27

At a status conference held before the Bosnian state court, the start date of the Ilija Juric trial was set for April 27. Juric has been charged with war crimes in the Odzak area.

24 March 2015

Material Evidence Presented at Trial of Four Former Croatian Defence Council Soldiers

The Bosnian state prosecution presented material evidence, including lists of military conscripts, at a trial for war crimes committed in Odzak allegedly committed by four former members of the Croatian Defence Council.

20 March 2015

Bosnian Croat Fighter Jailed for Ten Years

The Bosnian state court sentenced a former member of the Croatian Defence Council, Josip Tolic, to ten years in prison for crimes against civilians in towns of Bosanski Brod and Odzak.