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20 January 2014

Intrusions into Omarska from Outside

Testifying in defence of Radovan Karadzic, Miroslav Kvocka, former police guard in Omarska detention camp, says that Serb policemen did not endanger thousands of Muslims and Croats, who were detained in that facility, in the summer of 1992.

29 November 2013

Crimes Committed by Paramilitaries and Criminal Groups

Testifying at Radovan Karadzic’s trial, Zeljko Mejakic says that members of “paramilitary and criminal groups” committed crimes in Omarska detention camp, near Prijedor, in the summer of 1992, but those were “individual” cases, which were not planned.

28 November 2013

Change of Plan

While being cross-examined at the trial of Radovan Karadzic, Defence witness Milenko Todorovic sticks to his statement that the Main Headquarters of the Republika Srpska Army, VRS, announced, one day after the fall of Srebrenica, that it would send captured Srebrenica Muslims to the military detention camp in Batkovic, near Bijeljina, but those captives never arrived.

5 October 2011

Karadzic: A "Cooling" List

Witness Kerim Mesanovic testified at Radovan Karadzic's trial at The Hague, speaking about the abuse and murder of Bosniaks in the Omarska detention camp in the summer of 1992, after Serb forces took over the control over Prijedor.
6 August 2010

Omarska: A Monument to Savagery and Resistance

Several hundred former detainees from Prijedor and their families have gathered in Omarska to commemorate August 6th, the day when the disassembly of this camp began 18 years ago.
23 February 2009

OHR Amends Criminal Procedure Code

The High Representative for Bosnia and Herzegovina has enacted amendments to the Criminal Procedure Code of Bosnia and Herzegovina in order to prevent war-crimes indictees from being released after conviction.
17 February 2009

Mejakic et al: "Distorted truth"

The Defence teams of three indictees charged with crimes committed in Prijedor present first-instance verdict appeals.

8 August 2008

Prijedor Victims Recall Infamous Camps

Survivors of the notorious Serb-run detention centres in north-west Bosnia and their families are continuing their campaign for a memorial centre to record their suffering.
23 May 2008

Mejakic et al: Trial ends

At the end of the trial for crimes at the Omarska and Keraterm detention camps, Defence teams call for a verdict of release, claiming guilt has not been proved.
22 May 2008

Mejakic et al: A Policeman and a Human

Zeljko Mejakic expressed his condolences to the families of the killed detainees in Omarska detention camp, while the Defence called for a verdict of release in its closing arguments.
20 May 2008

Mejakic et al: Frightful detention camps

In its closing arguments the Prosecution calls for guilty verdicts against the three indictees, claiming that they were members of a joint criminal enterprise.
16 May 2008

Mejakic et al: Hearing closed to public

As proposed by the third indictee's Defence, the public was excluded from the testimony of the last witness at the trial for crimes in the Omarska and Keraterm detention camps.
12 May 2008

Mejakic et al: Daily torture

Additional Prosecution witnesses say the third indictee participated in the beating of detainees in Omarska and Keraterm.
7 May 2008

Mejakic et al: Proving the third indictee's identity

An additional Prosecution witness speaks about the personal data of his brother, who died in 1993 and who had the same first and last name as the third indictee.

7 May 2008

Detention Camp Indictees Deny Responsibility

The defence for the four men indicted over the Omarska and Keraterm camps in north-west Bosnia has denied they took part in the crimes committed there in 1992.