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People: Brkan Osman
30 October 2015

Prosecution Calls for Longer Sentence in Macic Case

The state prosecution called upon the appeals chamber of the Bosnian state court to increase the sentence against Ibro Macic. Macic’s defense requested that the court either renew the trial or hand down an acquittal.

15 April 2015

Analysis: Ibro Macic – Accused of Murder in Blace and Prisoner Abuse in Musala

The Bosnian state court will pronounce a first instance verdict against Ibro Macic, accused of having committed war crimes in Konjic, on April 17.

13 March 2015

Presentation of Evidence at Macic Trial Concluded

The defense filed its material evidence in the Ibro Macic trial, thus completing the presentation of evidence.
30 January 2015

Indictee's Photographs

As the trial of Ibro Macic, who is charged with crimes against detainees in Konjic, continues, the Defence presents and includes, in the case file, two photographs, showing how the indictee looked like in 1992 and 1993.

26 December 2014

Part of life unforgettably taken

After months spent in custody and years spent on trial, some indictees were however pronounced not guilty of war crimes. They are trying to live a “normal” life again, but say that the trial took a part of their life and that it cannot be forgotten.

9 May 2014

Some other Ibro Macic

Testifying at the trial for crimes in the Konjic area, the first Defence witness says that indictee Ibro Macic is not the person who punished him by ordering additional hours of keeping guard in “Musala”.


9 May 2014

Osman Brkan Acquitted of Charges under Second Instance Verdict

As confirmed by the Court of Bosnia and Herzegovina to BIRN Justice Report, a second instance verdict has been pronounced against Osman Brkan, acquitting him of charges for crimes in Blace village, near Konjic.

6 February 2014

True or False Accusations against Brkan

Presenting its appeal against a verdict of release against Osman Brkan, the Prosecution says that the Trial Chamber was wrong when it decided not to believe a witness, who accused him of participation in the murder of four old women in Blace, near Konjic, on June 13, 1992. The Defence requests the Court to confirm the first instance verdict.

6 December 2013

Brkan Acquitted of Charges

The Court of Bosnia and Herzegovina acquits Osman Brkan of the charges for crimes in Blace village, near Konjic, in 1992 due to a lack of evidence.

29 November 2013

Verdict against Brkan Due December 6

The Prosecution of Bosnia and Herzegovina calls on the State Court to sentence Osman Brkan for the murder of four old women in Blace village, Konjic municipality, while the Defence says that a verdict of release would be the only fair decision.

22 November 2013

Indictees Brkan and Macic Testify

As the trial for crimes in the Konjic area continues, indictees Osman Brkan and Ibro Macic testify in their defence. During their testimony they say that they did not shoot at old women in Blace village.

15 November 2013

A Man with Dreadful Eyes

Testifying at the trial for crimes in the Konjic area, Prosecution witnesses say that they were beaten up by indictee Ibro Macic in the “Musala” detention camp.

8 November 2013

Proceedings against Osman Brkan Separated

During the continuation of the trial for crimes in Blace, Konjic municipality, State Prosecution witnesses say that their parents told them that immobile old ladies were killed in that village.

1 November 2013

Old Women’s Bodies Set on Fire in Blace

At the trial for the crime committed in Blace, the witness for the prosecution said that a woman named Jasminka issued an order that the bodies of murdered old women be set on fire.

18 October 2013

Witness Saw Decomposing Bodies in Blace

At the trial for the crime committed in the village of Blace near Konjic, witnesses for the state Prosecution said they saw several bodies of killed Serb civilians.