Mladic refused to testify at Karadzic war crimes trial

THE HAGUE, Netherlands, Jan. 28 (UPI) -- Ex-Bosnian Serb Army leader Ratko Mladic refused to testify at ex-Bosnian Serb leader Radovan Karadzic's war crimes trial, saying it could hurt his own case.

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Second genocide charge reinstated against Karadzic in Balkan conflict

PARIS, July 12 (UPI) -- Appellate judges at a U.N. war crimes tribunal in Paris say the leader of the Bosnian Serbs during the 1990s Balkan war must be tried on two counts of genocide.

Serbia wants war convicts in Serbian jails

BELGRADE, Serbia, Dec. 3 (UPI) -- Serbia will again request its convicted war criminals serve their prison sentences in Serbia, a government representative to The Hague said.

Karadzic defense begins in genocide trial

THE HAGUE, Netherlands, Oct. 16 (UPI) -- Ex-Bosnia Serb leader Radovan Karadzic began his defense in a war crimes trial Tuesday by saying he was a peaceful man and guilty only of "political stupidity."
U.N. head Ban Ki-moon visits Srebrencia

U.N. head Ban Ki-moon visits Srebrencia

SARAJEVO, Bosnia-Herzegovina, July 26 (UPI) -- U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon Thursday became the first United Nations chief to visit Srebrenica, the site of a 1995 massacre of 8,372 Muslim men and boys.
Srebrenica marks massacre anniversary

Srebrenica marks massacre anniversary

SREBRENICA, Bosnia-Herzegovina, July 11 (UPI) -- Thousands of people were in Srebrenica, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Wednesday to mark the 17th anniversary of the massacre of 8,000 Muslim males by Bosnian Serb forces.

Karadzic war crimes tribunal to continue

THE HAGUE, Netherlands, June 28 (UPI) -- A U.N. tribunal at The Hague, Netherlands, Thursday rejected former Bosnian Serb leader Radovan Karadzic's motion for acquittal on war crimes charges.
Mladic: No remorse at war crimes trial

Mladic: No remorse at war crimes trial

THE HAGUE, Netherlands, May 16 (UPI) -- Former Bosnian Serb military commander Ratko Mladic, known as the "Butcher of Bosnia," showed no remorse as he went on trial Wednesday for war crimes.

Karadzic witness jailed for not testifying

UNITED NATIONS, Feb. 24 (UPI) -- The U.N. Balkan war crimes tribunal Friday sentenced a former municipal officer to two months in prison for refusing to testify at Radovan Karadzic's trial.

Ex-official in contempt in Karadzic trial

NEW YORK, Dec. 15 (UPI) -- The U.N. tribunal for the Balkan conflicts Thursday charged a former Serb official with contempt of court for refusing to testify at Radovan Karadzic's trial.

Former ICTY spokesperson sought

THE HAGUE, Netherlands, Nov. 17 (UPI) -- French authorities were called on to arrest the former spokeswoman of the war crimes tribunal for Yugoslavia, a tribunal authority said.

Karadzic tribunal visits Sarajevo

THE HAGUE, Netherlands, May 17 (UPI) -- International tribunal judges, prosecutors and defense lawyers began a five-day visit to Sarajevo, site of a prolonged siege during the 1990s Balkan conflicts.
Serb leader Karadzic appears in court

Serb leader Karadzic appears in court

THE HAGUE, Netherlands, Sept. 27 (UPI) -- Serbian leader Radovan Karadzic said he wasn't guilty of war crimes when he appeared in his own defense Monday at a tribunal at The Hague.

Witness: Karadzic wanted Muslims attacked

THE HAGUE, Netherlands, April 15 (UPI) -- Radovan Karadzic in 1992 called for Muslim homes to be attacked, a witness said at the war crimes trial against the former Bosnian Serb leader in The Hague.
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Radovan Karadzic
WAP2000030251 - 02 MARCH 2000 - WASHINGTON, D.C, USA: David Scheffer, U.S. ambassador-at-large for war crimes, unveils a poster at the State Department, March 2, that will be distributed in Europe in an effort to step up the drive for the conviction of Yugoslav President Slobodan Milosevic and two other suspected war criminals. The State Department is offering up to $5 million dollars for information leading to the conviction of Milosevic, and two suspect Serbs, Radovan Karadzic and Ratko Mladic. rg/rg/Rachel Griffith UPI

Radovan Karadžić (Serbian: Радован Караџић, pronounced ; born 19 June 1945) is a former Bosnian Serb politician. He is detained in the United Nations Detention Unit of Scheveningen, accused of war crimes committed against Bosnian Muslims and Bosnian Croats during the Siege of Sarajevo, as well as ordering the Srebrenica massacre.

Educated as a psychiatrist, he co-founded the Serbian Democratic Party in Bosnia and Herzegovina and was the first President of Republika Srpska from 1992 to 1996.

He was a fugitive from 1996 until July 2008 after having been indicted for war crimes by the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY). The indictment concluded there were reasonable grounds for believing he committed war crimes, including genocide against Bosnian Muslim and Bosnian Croat civilians during the Bosnian War (1992–95). While a fugitive he worked at a private clinic in Belgrade specialising in alternative medicine and psychology under the alias Dr. Dragan David Dabić (Др Драган Давид Дабић) under the company name of “Human Quantum Energy”. His nephew, Dragan Karadžić, has claimed in an interview to the Corriere della Sera that Radovan Karadžić attended football matches of Serie A and that he visited Venice under the false identity of Petar Glumac.

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