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City: Odzak

19 March 2015

Djojic Incapable of Trial, Says Defense Expert

A court expert in neuropsychiatry has determined that Jozo Djojic is incapable of participating in the criminal proceedings against him.

18 March 2015

Juric Pleads Not Guilty

Ilija Juric plead not guilty before the Court of Bosnia and Herzegovina.

10 March 2015

Witness Describes Rape by Croatian Defence Council Forces in Odzak

Testifying against former Croat fighters accused of rape and sexual abuse, state prosecution witness Suzana Jesic said she was raped by former Croatian Defence Council soldier Mato Brnjic in July 1992. She was fourteen at the time.

4 March 2015

Josip Tolic Verdict Postponed

The Court of Bosnia and Herzegovina has postponed the pronouncement of the first instance verdict against Josip Tolic.

4 March 2015

Analysis - Josip Tolic: Claims to be innocent of severe civilian abuse

On March 6, Bosnia’s state court will hand down a verdict in the case of Josip Tolic, a former Croatian Defence Council (HVO) soldier accused of committing war crimes in Bosanski Brod and Odzak. The trial took over a year to complete.

24 February 2015

Witness Describes Rape and Abuse by Croatian Defence Council Members

State prosecution witness Smilja Ninkovic said that victim Ljubica Lesic told her that she had been raped by members of the Croatian Defence Council in 1992.
23 February 2015

Extension of Prohibitive Measures Requested for Juric

The Bosnian state prosecution has requested that prohibitive measures against former Croatian Defence Council fighter Ilija Juric be extended. These measures include a ban on leaving his place of residence and on travelling, as well as an obligation to report to the police on a weekly basis.
10 February 2015

Witness Names Mother’s Alleged Rapists in Odzak Trial

Members of the Croatian Defence Council are on trial for the rape of Bosnian Serb women during the Bosnian war.

6 February 2015

Bosnian Croat Fighter Josip Tolic Requests Not Guilty Verdict

In his closing arguments, the defense of former Bosnian Croat fighter Josip Tolic asked the court to acquit him of charges of crimes committed against civilians in Odzak and Bosanski Brod during the Bosnian war. The verdict will be handed down on March 6.

6 February 2015

Djojic Defense Requests Medical Examination Prior to Trial

Defense attorney Kenan Ademovic requested that his client, Jozo Djojic, be medically examined in order to assess whether he is fully aware of the charges laid against him.

30 January 2015

Request to Pronounce Tolic Guilty

Presenting its closing statement, the Prosecution of Bosnia and Herzegovina, BiH, requests that Josip Tolic be pronounced guilty of crimes committed in Bosanski Brod and Odzak from May to October 1992.
27 January 2015

Testimony about Mother's Rape

Testifying at the trial for crimes in Odzak, a State Prosecution witness says that his mother was raped after having been taken from an acquaintance's house in the summer of 1992.

20 January 2015

Indictment against Ilija Juric Filed

The State Prosecution files an indictment against Ilija Juric, known as Bekrija, charging him with having raped and mistreated Serb civilians in Odzak in the summer of 1992.

13 January 2015

Rifle Pointed at Child's Nape

As the trial for crimes in Odzak continues, a State Prosecution witness says that she recognised indictees Brnjic, Barukcic and the Glavas brothers as those who separated her from her son in May 1992.

29 December 2014

Djojic Pleads not Guilty

Jozo Djojic, a former member of the Croatian Defence Council, HVO, pleads not guilty to crimes in Odzak in June 1992.