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# bosnia - Monday 6 February, 2012

In pictures: more than 200 dead after cold snap hits Europe Weather This post contains images

In pictures: more than 200 dead after cold snap hits Europe

Mainland Europe and the Balkans continues to be hit by sub zero temperatures.

# bosnia - Wednesday 1 February, 2012

Helicopters evacuate Eastern Europeans stranded in cold snap Winter Weather This post contains images

Helicopters evacuate Eastern Europeans stranded in cold snap

The death toll from a severe cold spell across Eastern Europe has risen to 85.

# bosnia - Sunday 22 January, 2012

From The Daily Edge Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads Sitdown Sunday

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads

The very best of the week’s writing from around the web.

# bosnia - Friday 11 November, 2011

From The42 Crunch time: here’s everything you need to know about the OTHER Euro 2012 play-offs Game On

Crunch time: here’s everything you need to know about the OTHER Euro 2012 play-offs

There’s a few games besides the one in Tallinn tonight you know? Here’s our verdict.

# bosnia - Saturday 29 October, 2011

17 arrested over terrorist attack in Sarajevo Shooting This post contains videos

17 arrested over terrorist attack in Sarajevo

A gunman, thought to be part of a conservative Islamic sect, opened fire outside the US embassy in the capital of Bosnia-Herzegovina yesterday.

# bosnia - Wednesday 12 October, 2011

From The42 Confirmed: Ireland seeded in Euro 2012 playoffs Eastbound And Down

Confirmed: Ireland seeded in Euro 2012 playoffs

UEFA do the paperwork and put to bed any niggling doubts: the Boys in Green are in the top pool for tomorrow’s draw.

From The42 Poll: Who would you prefer Ireland to get in the play-offs? Have Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Who would you prefer Ireland to get in the play-offs?

Trap’s side will face one of either Turkey, Estonia, Bosnia or Montenegro. Who would you favour?

# bosnia - Tuesday 5 July, 2011

Dutch state found responsible for three Srebrenica deaths

In a groundbreaking ruling, the Dutch state has been found responsible for the deaths of three Bosnian Muslim men during the bloody Srebrenica massacre of 1995 – which saw 8,000 Muslim men and boys killed by Serb forces.

# bosnia - Monday 4 July, 2011

Take 5: Monday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock.

Judges enter “not guilty” plea for Mladić after kicking him out of court

The man accused of carrying out horrendous war crimes in Bosnia in the 1990s has again refused to enter a plea but judges at The Hague have done so on his behalf.

# bosnia - Sunday 3 July, 2011

War crimes suspect Mladic to boycott court hearing

But what happens if he refuses to attend tomorrow’s war crimes tribunal hearing?

# bosnia - Wednesday 1 June, 2011

Mladic spends his first night in The Hague in solitary confinement

The former Bosnian Serb military commander has undergone health checks and placed in isolation ahead of his trial for alleged genocide at The Hague.

# bosnia - Tuesday 31 May, 2011

Mladic facing extradition to the Hague as Serbian court rejects appeal

Serbian prosecutor says suspected war criminal and former general Ratko Mladic will be extradited to The Hague “as soon as possible”.

Mladic seeks to delay extradition - by sending his appeal by post

The Serbian warlord is trying to avoid extradition to The Hague using any means possible – including through ‘snail mail’.

# bosnia - Monday 30 May, 2011

The 9 at 9: Monday

Nine things you need to know by 9am: Ratko Mladic to appeal extradition to face war crimes charges; nobody yet prosecuted over Ryan report revelations; and 11 people in Syria die as protests continue.

# bosnia - Sunday 29 May, 2011

Ratko Mladic denies giving order for Srebrenica massacre, says son

Mladic’s son claimed today that “whatever was done in Srebrenica, he has nothing to do with it”.

# bosnia - Saturday 28 May, 2011

Serbia to target those that protected war crimes suspect Ratko Mladic

The Serbian president has vowed to investigate those who may have colluded with Mladic to keep him from the authorities. Meanwhile, details of how the former army chief lived in hiding have been emerging.

# bosnia - Friday 27 May, 2011

Take 5: Friday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock.

# bosnia - Thursday 26 May, 2011

The Daily Fix: Thursday The Daily Fix This post contains images

The Daily Fix: Thursday

All the day’s news, and the bits and pieces you may have missed…

Take 5: Thursday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock.

Ratko Mladic, wanted for the slaughter of 8,000 in Srebrenica, is arrested in Serbia Mladic This post contains images

Ratko Mladic, wanted for the slaughter of 8,000 in Srebrenica, is arrested in Serbia

The war crimes suspect was living as a fugitive in a Serbian village. He will now be extradited to The Hague to stand trial.

# bosnia - Monday 9 May, 2011

Bosnia facing worst crisis since war ended in 1995, claims top official

The country’s top administrator has called a Serb referendum planned for next month a “blatant attack” on the 1995 peace agreement.

# bosnia - Thursday 5 May, 2011

Bosnian Serbs given ultimatum to call off referendum

Bosnian Serbs have been given a week to call off a referendum on whether to reject the jurisdiction of the federal court – with many fearing it will throw an already volatile country into further turmoil.

# bosnia - Friday 15 April, 2011

UN court convicts Croatian hero General Gotovina of war crimes

Croatian war veterans and politicians denounce outcome of trial investigating atrocities perpetrated during the Balkan conflict of the early 90s.

# bosnia - Friday 15 October, 2010

Angelina Jolie's directorial debut clouded by controversy

Bosnia’s culture minister has revoked a permit for the Hollywood star to shoot scenes for her film after rumours the plot centres on a rapist and his victim.

# bosnia - Saturday 4 September, 2010

Bosnian ‘puppy thrower’ being questioned by police Animal Abuse This post contains videos

Bosnian ‘puppy thrower’ being questioned by police

Authorities detain a girl in an online video that showed her throw newborn puppies into a river.

# bosnia - Wednesday 28 July, 2010

A LONDON JUDGE has blocked an extradition request for Ejup Ganic, a Bosnian ex-president and military leader, who Serbia wishes to pursue for war crimes.

The British court ruled that any trial against Ganic would be politically motivated.

Ganic is wanted in Serbia as authorities there believe that he ordered attacks on a medical convoy and is responsible for the execution of surrendered soldiers during the Bosnian war.

However, there have been two previous trials on the accusations. The International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia threw the case out; the second, commissioned by the prosecutor’s office for the State of Bosnia and Herzegovina, similarly ruled that the case was politically motivated.

Following the ruling Ganic said to reporters that the case was “a textbook example of abuse.”

He added that: “The government of Serbia tried to undermine the judiciary in this country, they used taxpayers’ money and they kept me here for five months.”

The Serbian War Crimes Prosecutor’s Office said that they would appeal the ruling.

Ganic’s daughter, Emina Ganic, speaks to Al Jazeera to defend her father prior to the hearing: