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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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UPI Almanac for Sunday, May 26, 2013.
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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.
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.

Mladic taken to hospital; day's trial ends

THE HAGUE, Netherlands, July 12 (UPI) -- The war crimes trial of ex-Bosnian Serb military leader Ratko Mladic adjourned Thursday after he was taken to the hospital because he was ill, the court said.
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.

Mladic trial calls first witness

THE HAGUE, Netherlands, July 9 (UPI) -- The first witness in the war crimes trial of former Bosnian army Gen. Ratko Mladic testified Monday about how he avoided being killed in a mass execution.

Serb leader takes heat for genocide

WASHINGTON, June 6 (UPI) -- Denial of the genocide of the Serbian city of Srebrenica is contrary to statements from international courts, the U.S. government said.

Serbian president: Killings not 'genocide'

BELGRADE, Serbia, June 2 (UPI) -- The new president of Serbia says the massacre at Srebrenica was a serious crime but not a premeditated "act of genocide."

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Saturday, May 26, 2012.
By United Press International
Court hears details of Srebrenica massacre

Court hears details of Srebrenica massacre

THE HAGUE, Netherlands, May 17 (UPI) -- The war crimes trial of ex-Bosnian Serb military commander Ratko Mladic was suspended indefinitely Thursday in a dispute about disclosure of evidence.
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.

Mladic accused of ethnic cleansing

THE HAGUE, Netherlands, May 16 (UPI) -- Former Bosnian Serb military commander Ratko Mladic helped orchestrate an ethnic cleaning campaign in Bosnia in the 1990s, a prosecutor said.

Mladic gets some charges dropped

THE HAGUE, Netherlands, Dec. 3 (UPI) -- A war crimes tribunal has decided to reduce the number of charges against a former commander of Bosnian Serb forces because of his diminished health.
Accused war criminal Mladic hospitalized

Accused war criminal Mladic hospitalized

THE HAGUE, Netherlands, Oct. 11 (UPI) -- Ratko Mladic, accused of war crimes during the Bosnian conflict, was being treated at a Netherlands hospital, likely for pneumonia, his attorney said Tuesday.

Ex-Yugoslav official sentenced to 27 years

THE HAGUE, Netherlands, Sept. 6 (UPI) -- An army official of the former Yugoslavia was sentenced in the Netherlands Tuesday to 27 years in prison for war crimes and crimes against humanity.
Merkel gives Serbia conditions to join EU

Merkel gives Serbia conditions to join EU

BELGRADE, Serbia, Aug. 23 (UPI) -- Berlin says Serbia must make amends with Kosovo in order to join the European Union, though the Serbian president said the situation is very complex.

Mladic has surgery, two trials sought

THE HAGUE, Netherlands, Aug. 18 (UPI) -- Ratko Mladic, accused of war crimes during the Bosnian conflict, underwent surgery to repair a hernia, an international court at The Hague, Netherlands, said.

Croatian leader enters no plea

THE HAGUE, Netherlands, July 25 (UPI) -- A Croatian Serb leader arrested last week entered no plea during his initial appearance before a tribunal.

Serb war crimes suspect faces arraignment

THE HAGUE, Netherlands, July 24 (UPI) -- A Croatian Serb leader arrested last week was to appear before The Hague tribunal to face war crimes charges from the 1990s.

Last Balkans conflict fugitive captured

BELGRADE, Serbia, July 20 (UPI) -- Goran Hadzic, the last Serbian fugitive wanted for war crimes in the Balkans conflict, was captured in a village north of Belgrade, President Boris Tadic said.

NATO welcomes arrest of Goran Hadzic

BRUSSELS, July 20 (UPI) -- The arrest of Goran Hadzic, the last suspect indicted by a tribunal for the former Yugoslavia, closes a painful chapter in European history, NATO said.

EU backs release of wanted ex-KGB general

SOPOT, Poland, July 20 (UPI) -- The European Union's justice commissioner is backing Austria's refusal to send a former KGB general to Lithuania where he is wanted for killings in 1991.
Gun charge against Mladic's wife dropped

Gun charge against Mladic's wife dropped

BELGRADE, Serbia, July 13 (UPI) -- Serbian prosecutors dropped weapons charges against the wife of accused war criminal Ratko Mladic Wednesday.

Thousands commemorate Srebrenica massacre

POTOCARI, Bosnia-Herzegovina, July 11 (UPI) -- An event marking the 16th anniversary of the Srebrenica massacre in Bosnia was attended by tens of thousands of people, officials said.
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