Serb army commander sends off for his false teeth - and dismisses UN war crimes tribunal as 'satanic court'
Bosnia And Herzegovina
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Wednesday 28 December 2011
After more than a year of negotiations, political parties in Bosnia have agreed on the formation of a government.
Wednesday 16 November 2011
Portugal 6 Bosnia 2 (Portugal win 6-2 on aggregate)
Friday 28 October 2011
A lone gunman was shot and captured after launching a terrorist attack outside the US Embassy in Sarajevo today.
Thursday 25 August 2011
Officials in the Balkans are trying to cope with a near-record heat wave as temperatures soar across much of eastern Europe, with wildfires raging and people fainting on the streets.
Tuesday 12 July 2011
Thousands of grieving Bosnian Muslims yesterday buried hundreds of newly-identified victims of a notorious Balkan war massacre and expressed hope justice would finally be done now that Serb commander Ratko Mladic is on trial.
Monday 11 July 2011
Thousands of people will gather in Srebrenica today to mark 16 years since Europe's worst massacre since the Second World War, amid warnings that chronic political deadlock between Bosnia's Muslims, Serbs and Croats could lead to a return to violence.
Wednesday 06 July 2011
An appeals court in the Netherlands concluded yesterday that the Dutch state was responsible for the deaths of three Muslim men in the Srebrenica massacre in which 8,000 people were slaughtered by Bosnian Serb forces.
Tuesday 05 July 2011
Ratko Mladic, the former Bosnian Serb military commander was removed from the courthouse in The Hague yesterday for repeatedly interrupting the judge with complaints about his treatment, during what should have been a straightforward plea hearing.
Monday 04 July 2011
Former Bosnian Serb army chief Ratko Mladic was removed from the UN war crimes court at The Hague today after refusing to enter a plea and disrupting the judge's attempts to read out the charges against him.
Monday 04 July 2011
The former Bosnian Serb army commander, Ratko Mladic, will boycott the UN war crimes court, where he is scheduled to enter a plea today against charges of genocide during the Bosnian war. Arrested in May after 16 years on the run, General Mladic, 69, was formally charged by the tribunal in The Hague last month when he refused to plead and rejected war crimes charges against him as "obnoxious" and "monstrous".
Friday 01 July 2011
Saturday 04 June 2011
Thursday 02 June 2011
Ratko Mladic will appear before the International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia (ICTY) tomorrow when the man accused of murdering up to 8,000 Muslim boys and men in Srebrenica in 1995 is expected to plead not guilty to charges of genocide.
Tuesday 31 May 2011
Tuesday 31 May 2011
Everything is ready in The Hague for the arrival of Ratko Mladic, who, it is assumed, will be extradited to the Netherlands later this week.
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