International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia

ICTY prosecution requests life for Ratko Mladic

The Office of the Prosecutor of the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY) on Wednesday requested life imprisonment for the Bosnian Serb wartime military commander,...

Prosecutors say Mladic's crimes proved

In their closing arguments at the trial of Ratko Mladic at the Hague war crimes tribunal for the former Yugoslavia, prosecutors said on Monday they had proved his participation in a joint criminal...

UN tribunal enters final stage of Ratko Mladic's genocide trial

The long-running genocide trial of former Serb general Ratko Mladic over his role in the 1995 massacre of 8,000 Bosnian Muslim men and boys in Srebrenica has entered its final stage.

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...

ICTY judgement in Karadzic case exonerates Milosevic from responsibility for crimes in Bosnia?

"The West keeps silent about the Tribunal's having cleared Milosevic of the suspicion of his involvement in ethnic cleansing and war crimes in Bosnia and Herzegovina, but Serbia must not and will...

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...

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...

ICTY finds Seselj not guilty

The International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY) Trial Chamber on Thursday acquitted Vojislav Seselj on all counts of the indictment for war crimes in Croatia, Vojvodina and...

ICTY to deliver verdict in Seselj case on Thursday

In their closing statement made four years ago, prosecutors demanded that Seselj be found guilty and sentenced to 28 years in prison for his role in ethnic cleansing campaigns against non-Serbs in...

Seselj says won't voluntarily go to The Hague for verdict

Police Minister Nebojsa Stefanovic told Pink TV that the ICTY's behaviour was "irresponsible" and that it was a veiled "attempt to weaken Serbia's position and destabilise the government." 

ICTY to deliver Seselj ruling on March 31

The International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY) will deliver a verdict for Serbian Radical Party leader Vojislav Seselj in The Hague on March 31, the tribunal said on Friday...

UN war crimes tribunal orders retrial of Serbian secret police bosses

The aim of the terror campaign was to ethnically cleanse the non-Serb population from certain areas in the two countries, both of which split from the former Yugoslavia in the early 1990s.

Six Bosnian Serb wartime commanders arrested for war crimes in Kotor-Varos

The arrests were the result of an investigation initiated by the Hague-based International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY),