Orasje

Croatian PM welcomes Court of Bosnia and Herzegovina's decision

Croatian Prime Minister Andrej Plenkovic on Thursday welcomed a decision by the Court of Bosnia and Herzegovina to release from custody a group of former members of the Bosnian Croat HVO forces...

Justice, veterans' ministers welcome release of Orasje arrestees

Croatia's Justice Minister Ante Sprlje and War Veterans Minister Tomo Medved on Wednesday welcomed a decision by the State Court of Bosnia and Herzegovina to release from custody, pending trial, a...

Detention for Orasje arrestees revoked

The State Court of Bosnia and Herzegovina on Wednesday decided to end detention set for a group of former members of the Bosnian Croat HVO forces arrested on October 31 in Orasje on suspicion of...

US extradites to Bosnia ex-HVO member suspected of war crimes

American authorities on Tuesday extradited to Bosnia and Herzegovina a former member of the Croat Defence Council (HVO), Azra Basic, suspected of war crimes, the Bosnian Prosecutor's Office has...

Mothers' associations support families of arrested Orasje Croats

Munira Subasic and Slavica Bilic on behalf of the Mothers of Srebrenica from Bosnia and Herzegovina and Mothers of Peace from Croatia respective associations on Friday sent a message of solidarity...

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...

Croatian MEPs concerned about Bosnia arrests

Croatian members of the European Parliament on Tuesday expressed concern about the circumstances which led to last week's arrests of ten former members of the Bosnian Croat HVO forces, who hold...

Stier: Croatia will protect its citizens, against manipulation of judicial matters

Croatia will protect the rights of its citizens as it has been doing from the very start and it will provide all the necessary assistance to members of the Croatian Defence Council (HVO) arrested...

Zagreb to find best way how to support Bosnia-Herzegovina Croats

"The Croatian government offers full legal, material and financial support to the detained men, to their families. Assistance is given to HVO members and to the Croat people in Bosnia and...

Brammertz says Bosnian prosecution not biased

Croatia's then Justice Minister Orsat Miljenic said the factual descriptions of crimes committed in BiH "mention attacks by the Croatian army and some things that, in our view, are simply...

Minister: Selective application of command responsibility disputable

Croatia's Minister of War Veterans' Affairs, Tomo Medved, has said that "Croatia's institutions are at the disposal of the families of the recently arrested ten former members of the Croat Defence...

Cvitan: It's significant that only Croatian citizens are under probe

Croatia's Chief State Prosecutor Dinko Cvitan said on Friday that before the recent arrest of ten former Bosnian Croat fighters in Orasje "documentation was requested for 28 persons" and that...

PM says Croatian services didn't know about Orasje arrests

Prime Minister Andrej Plenkovic said on Friday that Croatian agencies did not know that ten members of the Bosnian Croat HVO forces would be arrested in Orasje, Bosnia and Herzegovina (BiH) on...

Plenkovic says timing of Orasje arrests significant

Prime Minister Andrej Plenkovic said on Thursday the criminal proceedings against and recent arrest of Croatian Army officers in Orasje, Bosnia and Herzegovina, had been prepared for a long time, ...

Official announces support for Croats in Bosnia's Serb entity

The director of the State Office for Croats Abroad Zvonko Milas on Monday stated in Orasje, Bosnia and Herzegovina, that this office would continue to support projects that could help Croats...