ICTY

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...

Bosnian prosecutor: War crimes suspects beyond reach of police, better cooperation needed

The prosecutorial authorities of Bosnia and Herzegovina are working on a large number of cases of war crimes whose perpetrators are outside the country, and the problem with their prosecution is...

Prosecutors ask Appeals Chamber to find Seselj guilty, sentence him to 28 years in prison

The Trial Chamber's finding that there was no widespread or systematic attack against the civilian population in Croatia or Bosnia and Herzegovina is "stunning" considering that the massive crimes...

Seselj boasts with diplomatic passport, says he's coming to Croatia

Serb Radical Party leader and Serbian lawmaker Vojislav Seselj on Tuesday boasted that he had been issued with a diplomatic passport and that he would be "coming to Zagreb soon."

Bosnian prosecution: Gotovina not suspected nor under investigation

Information that Bosnia and Herzegovina is preparing to prosecute retired Croatian general Ante Gotovina is false, the Bosnian State Prosecutor's Office reported on Tuesday.

Serbian minister rejects ICTY request to amend legislation

Serbian Foreign Minister Ivica Dacic on Tuesday rejected a request of the Hague-based International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY) to immediately amend its legislation...

ICTY urges Serbia to hand over three Radical Party officials

The trial chamber of the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY) in the case of three associates of the accused Serbian Radical Party (SRS) leader Vojislav Seselj on...

ICTY criticises Serbia for continued glorification of war criminals

Serbia continues to glorify war criminals and is not fully cooperating with the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY), the Hague-based tribunal says in its latest report...

Kovac: Serbia should publish criticisms by ICTY rather than send protest notes

The Croatian Minister of Foreign and European Affairs, Miro Kovac, on Tuesday dismissed the accusations from Belgrade that Croatia was glorifying the pro-Nazi WWII Ustasha regime and terrorists,...

Karadzic appeals 40-year prison sentence

Wartime Bosnian Serb leader Radovan Karadzic on Friday filed an appeal against the guilty verdict by which a UN tribunal sentenced him to 40 years in prison, insisting that his trial was not fair...

Ministry: ICTY confirms Croatia wasn't responsible

In the first instance the trial chamber convicted and sentenced the six Bosnian Croats to a total of 111 years imprisonment for crimes against humanity and war crimes in Bosnia and Herzegovina in...

ICTY denies Croatia's request to be included in Prlic et al appeal

The International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia (ICTY) in The Hague has denied Croatia's application for leave to appear as amicus curiae in the appeal proceedings against six former...

Croatian Serb wartime rebel leader Goran Hadzic dies

The indicted Croatian Serb wartime rebel leader Goran Hadzic, who was provisionally released by the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY) last year for health reasons,...

ICTY upholds verdicts for two Bosnian Serbs sentencing each to 22 years in prison

The Hague war crimes tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY) on Thursday upheld trial court verdicts for former senior Bosnian Serb police officials Mico Stanisic and Stojan Zuplajnin for war...

EC expects Serbia to establish full cooperation with ICTY

During a press conference, reporters were interested whether a negative report by the Tribunal on Serbia's cooperation would have any consequences on the opening of Chapters 23 and 24, announced...