Bosnia

Trial of the 'Butcher of Bosnia' nearing end

Ratko Mladic, whose war crimes trial reaches a climax next week, is a former Serb army commander whose brutish leadership during Bosnia's 1990s conflict was blamed for the worst atrocities in...

Bosnia's Statehood Day marked in one half of the country

A half of Bosnia and Herzegovina on Friday observed the country's Statehood Day, November 25, which commemorates the 1943 session of the Anti-fascist Council of the People's Liberation of Bosnia...

Turkey asks BiH to take action against schools connected with Gulen

Turkish Ambassador to Bosnia and Herzegovina Haldun Koc has reiterated that his government demands that Bosnian authorities impose a ban on all organisations and institutions which Ankara believes...

Two Bosnian Army commanders arrested for war crimes

Two high-ranking members of the former Army of Bosnia and Herzegovina's 5th Corps have been arrested on war crimes charges, local media reported on Wednesday.

 

Krsticevic: We expect war crimes to be prosecuted without discrimination or pressure

Croatian Defence Minister Damir Krsticevic said on Wednesday that he expected the judicial authorities in Bosnia and Herzegovina to prosecute war crimes without discrimination or political...

Sarajevo councillors strip teacher of award due to pressure from Turkey

The city council of the capital of Bosnia and Herzegovina on Tuesday stripped a math teacher, employed in the "Bosna-Sema" school within the Fethullah Gulen foundation, of an award he was given a...

Bosnia wartime interior minister remanded in custody on suspicion of fraud

Five persons, including wartime interior minister Alija Delimustafic, have been remanded in custody for 30 days on suspicion of fraud in real estate sales, Sarajevo Cantonal Court ruled on Monday...

Three Bosnian Serbs indicted for war crimes

The Bosnian State Prosecutor's Office said on Saturday it had indicted three Bosnian Serbs for war crimes committed against Bosniak civilians in the Prijedor area.

RS interior ministry denies filing new criminal reports against generals

A spokeswoman for the Bosnian Serb (RS) Ministry of the Interior on Friday denied that new reports had been submitted to the Bosnia and Herzegovina State Prosecutor's Office against Croatian and...

Croatian PM on alleged charges by Bosnian Serb entity: We have no fear

Plenkovic said that Croatian officials would hold talks with officials of Bosnia and Herzegovina and ensure protection of both national interests and the Croatian Army officers in question.

Croatian President sees events in Bosnia as attempt to intimidate Croats

President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic would not comment on Friday on allegations of charges pressed in the Bosnian Serb entity against 16 Croatian generals because there was no official confirmation...

Croatian FM: Info on Bosnia indictments to be released soon

Croatia's Minister of Foreign and European Affairs, Davor Ivo Stier, said on Friday that the government council for cooperation with international criminal courts would soon release information on...

Bosnian wartime interior minister arrested for corruption

The Bosnian Federation entity police arrested in Sarajevo on Friday wartime interior minister Alija Delimustafic and former Bosniak wartime leader Alija Izetbegovic's bodyguard Juso Skrijelj in an...

Bosnian Croat leader writes to EU, insists on amending election legislation

The Croat member of the Presidency of Bosnia and Herzegovina, Dragan Covic, said in a letter to EU leaders on Thursday that the country's election law disempowered local Croats, calling for the...

Minister Medved to coordinate activities concerning war crimes prosecution in Bosnia

The cabinet of Prime Minister Andrej Plenkovic on Thursday appointed War Veterans' Affairs Minister Tomo Medved the chair of the task force for coordinating activities Croatia intends to take in...