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City: Pocitelj

19 February 2016

Former HVO Fighter Edin Sakoc Extradited from the United States

Edin Sakoc, a former member of the Croatian Defense Council (HVO), has been extradited from the United States due to suspicions that he committed war crimes in Pocitelj and Capljina.

2 November 2015

Bosnian Fighter Jailing for Killing Prisoner of War

Former Territorial Defence fighter Ibro Turajlic was sentenced to six years in prison for killing a prisoner of war in the Pocitelj area of southern Bosnia and Herzegovina in 1992.
23 October 2015

Turajlic Verdict Expected Early November

The cantonal court of Mostar scheduled the verdict in the Ibro Turajlic trial for Monday, November 2. Turajlic, nicknamed Zelo, has been charged with war crimes in Pocitelj in the municipality of Capljina in 1992.
10 June 2015

Witness Describe Military Operation in Pocitelj at Turajlic Trial

A defense witness at the Ibro Turajlic trial said he saw Turajlic, also known as Zelo, after a military operation in Pocitelj in 1992. The witness said Turajlic didn’t have a machine gun.
15 April 2015

Witness Describes Seeing Body of Victim in Pocitelj

Testifying at the trial of Ibro Turajlic (nicknamed Zelo), witness Huso Djonko said he heard someone had shot a wounded person in the Pocitelj area. Turajlic has been charged with war crimes in the municipality of Capljina in 1992.
11 March 2015

Ibro Turajlic Trial Begins in Mostar

The Ibro Turaljic trial began at Mostar’s cantonal court with a reading of the indictment and the examination of the first prosecution witnesses.
19 December 2014

Two Cases Referred to Mostar

The Court of Bosnia and Herzegovina renders a decision, referring the cases against Ibro Turajlic for crimes in Pocitelj and Elmedin Causevic, who is charged with crimes in Konjic, to the Cantonal Court in Mostar.

30 October 2014

Indictment for Crimes in Pocitelj Confirmed

The Court of Bosnia and Herzegovina, BiH, confirms an indictment, charging Ibro Turajlic with having committed murder in the Pocitelj area, Capljina municipality, in 1992.

29 October 2014

Extension of Prohibiting Measures for Turajlic Requested

The State Prosecution proposes an extension of prohibiting measures against Ibro Turajlic, who is charged with crimes in the Capljina area in 1992, while the Defence requests the termination of those measures.