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In the search for justice in the former Yugoslavia, are we ignoring the Serbian victims of war crimes?
Monday 17 December 2012
Serbia is to blame for the vast majority of atrocities committed during the 90s wars in the Balkans, but Serbs were also murdered and expelled from their homes
Sunday 16 December 2012
Police probe Manchester City's Serbian defender after apparent row with fan brandishing an Albanian flag
Thursday 29 November 2012
A UN war crimes tribunal in the Netherlands has acquitted the former prime minister of Kosovo and two of his former Kosovo Liberation Army comrades for the second time on charges of murdering and torturing Serbs and their supporters in Kosovo's war for independence.
Wednesday 31 October 2012
When I visited Borko's 15th floor flat in Belgrade, I commented on the stunning view from his rooftop terrace. He laughed: “Yeah it was a great spot to watch the Nato air raids too.”
Sunday 12 August 2012
United States 107 Spain 100: Kevin Durant scored 30 points to lead the Americans while LeBron James had 19 and Kobe Bryant 17
Sunday 13 May 2012
'We always find something to giggle about. We're like schoolgirls, but with gallows humour'
Tuesday 20 March 2012
The benefits of an efficient, fast road system accrue hugely to society as a whole
Wednesday 29 February 2012
European Union foreign ministers will recommend that Serbia be allowed to become an official candidate for membership after the country reached an agreement with its former province of Kosovo.
Thursday 01 December 2011
Leka of Albania was one of the most colourful and controversial characters on the 20th century Balkan scene, and one of the last links with the pre-Second World War Zogist monarchy. He was born in 1939 into a world of deep political crisis, with the government of his father, King Zog, Albania's first king, about to be snuffed out by Mussolini's forces. When Leka was one day old, his father held a great military parade in the capital, Tirana, a great provocation to the Duce in Rome.
Tuesday 30 August 2011
A US prosecutor will investigate claims that Kosovo's Prime Minister led a criminal network that sold organs of civilian captives during the 1998-99 Kosovo war.
Wednesday 03 August 2011
Nato announced yesterday that it will send hundreds more troops to Kosovo after an escalation of violence between ethnic Albanians and Serbs last week.
Wednesday 27 July 2011
Kosovo's special police forces, which moved into the country's disputed north overnight on Monday to extend the government's writ at borders with Serbia, have agreed to withdraw as part of a deal between Kosovo and Serbia and mediated by Nato, a spokesman for the military alliance said yesterday.
Monday 07 March 2011
Kosovo will tomorrow hold its first face-to-face talks with Serbia since declaring independence three years ago after insurgency and ethnic cleansing left 10,000 people dead and drove hundreds of thousands from their homes.
Monday 07 March 2011
Thursday 24 February 2011
The former head of Serbia's police force was jailed for 27 years yesterday for war crimes, crimes against humanity and the murders of at least 724 civilians in Kosovo 12 years ago. Dressed in dark blue suit and white shirt, Vlastimir Djordjevic remained emotionless as the presiding judge, Kevin Parker, passed sentence at the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia in The Hague.
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