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War crime judges uphold life sentence for 'Butcher of Bosnia' Mladic
# Genocide Conviction
# Genocide Conviction

War crime judges uphold life sentence for 'Butcher of Bosnia' Mladic

Jun 8th 2021, 3:53 PM 8,688 Views 7 Comments

The UN tribunal in The Hague rejected Ratko Mladic’s appeal against his 2017 life sentence.

Bosnia marks 25th anniversary of Srebrenica massacre
# Atrocity
# Atrocity

Bosnia marks 25th anniversary of Srebrenica massacre

Jul 11th 2020, 7:32 PM 18,186 Views 19 Comments

Simon Coveney said Irish people should “remember this event for what it was: an appalling act of genocide”

'Scandalous': Outrage after Nobel Prize for Literature is awarded to Slobodan Milosevic defender
# Peter Handke
# Peter Handke

'Scandalous': Outrage after Nobel Prize for Literature is awarded to Slobodan Milosevic defender

Oct 11th 2019, 9:10 AM 27,857 Views 28 Comments

Peter Handke was a vocal defender of the Serbs during the bloody collapse of the former Yugoslavia in the 1990s.

Radovan Karadzic begins appeal against conviction for genocidal 'campaign of terror'
# Srebrenica
# Srebrenica

Radovan Karadzic begins appeal against conviction for genocidal 'campaign of terror'

Apr 23rd 2018, 9:20 AM 6,176 Views 0 Comments

Radovan Karadzic had been on the run for years before being apprehended in 2008.

'Old men and children were taken out and never came back': Dublin based survivor recalls genocide
# Bosnia War
# Bosnia War

'Old men and children were taken out and never came back': Dublin based survivor recalls genocide

Nov 23rd 2017, 6:20 AM 14,036 Views 16 Comments

Suad Mujkić, who lives in Blanchardsown, was nine years old when the Bosnian Serb Army, led my Ratko Mladic, invaded Srebrenica in 1995.

Justice for those massacred in a 'safe area': what happened in Srebrenica?
# Genocide
# Genocide

Justice for those massacred in a 'safe area': what happened in Srebrenica?

Nov 22nd 2017, 1:45 PM 46,291 Views 82 Comments

Timeline in pictures and video: on the day Ratko Mladic is imprisoned for life, TheJournal.ie takes a look back at the events of July 1995 – the UN and Europe’s darkest hour.

'Butcher of Bosnia' Mladic imprisoned for life after being found guilty of genocide
# The Hague
# The Hague

'Butcher of Bosnia' Mladic imprisoned for life after being found guilty of genocide

Nov 22nd 2017, 11:12 AM 17,128 Views 92 Comments

The 74 year old faced 11 charges, including genocide and crimes against humanity, at the UN tribunal.

Here's What Happened Today: Wednesday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here's What Happened Today: Wednesday

Nov 22nd 2017, 9:00 PM 11,327 Views 8 Comments

Record homeless figures, flooding throughout Leinster and a life sentence for the “Butcher of Bosnia”.

'She didn't throw him to the wolves, but she allowed them free rein': The week in quotes
# Say That Again
# Say That Again

'She didn't throw him to the wolves, but she allowed them free rein': The week in quotes

Nov 26th 2017, 6:30 PM 14,740 Views 12 Comments

Here’s what was said and who said what this week.

'Butcher of Bosnia': Prosecutors make their closing arguments in genocide trial
# Bosnian War
# Bosnian War

'Butcher of Bosnia': Prosecutors make their closing arguments in genocide trial

Dec 5th 2016, 3:05 PM 13,454 Views 40 Comments

Ratko Mladic has been accused of leading a relentless military campaign to ensure Muslims ‘vanished’ during the Bosnian war.

Here's What Happened Today: Monday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here's What Happened Today: Monday

Dec 5th 2016, 9:07 PM 14,397 Views 0 Comments

Man shot several times in Dublin, Wexford man jailed for raping teenage girl and Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi to resign.

Radovan Karadzic found guilty of genocide and jailed for 40 years
# War Crimes
# War Crimes

Radovan Karadzic found guilty of genocide and jailed for 40 years

Mar 24th 2016, 6:01 PM 18,095 Views 20 Comments

The former Bosnian Serb leader was sentenced to four decades in jail over the worst atrocities in Europe since World War II.

Tribunal rejects acquittal of "Butcher of Bosnia" Ratko Mladic
# War Crimes
# War Crimes

Tribunal rejects acquittal of "Butcher of Bosnia" Ratko Mladic

Apr 15th 2014, 3:58 PM 7,564 Views 46 Comments

A UN war crimes tribunal says that Ratko Mladic “has a case to answer”.

Bosnian Serb ex-army chief's defence case opens against charges of genocide
# War Crimes
# War Crimes

Bosnian Serb ex-army chief's defence case opens against charges of genocide

May 19th 2014, 8:46 AM 5,424 Views 62 Comments

Ratko Mladic faces 11 charges for his role in Bosnia’s brutal 1992-95 conflict in which 100,000 people died.

Here's What Happened Today: Monday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here's What Happened Today: Monday

May 19th 2014, 10:59 PM 13,204 Views 9 Comments

Everyone’s been talking about court for alleged carjackers, Tánaiste Eamon Gilmore on the coalition’s “bad few months” and Abu Hamza found guilty.

Hundreds of Bosnian war criminals to be released and retried
# War Crimes
# War Crimes

Hundreds of Bosnian war criminals to be released and retried

Dec 7th 2013, 8:30 PM 16,028 Views 22 Comments

A legal error meant that many people found guilty of war crimes now have to undergo retrials.

Ratko Mladic goes on trial for war crimes...20 years later
# Genocide
# Genocide

Ratko Mladic goes on trial for war crimes...20 years later

May 16th 2012, 7:38 AM 1,367 Views 6 Comments

The Bosnian Serb commander is accused of leading a bloody campaign of ethnic cleansing.

Opening of Ratko Mladic's war crimes trial delayed
# Mladic
# Mladic

Opening of Ratko Mladic's war crimes trial delayed

Apr 24th 2012, 2:03 PM 660 Views 0 Comments

Bosnian Serb commander is set to stand trial on genocide and other charges next month.

Emotional testimony from first witness in Mladic trial
# Bosnian War
# Bosnian War

Emotional testimony from first witness in Mladic trial

Jul 10th 2012, 4:24 PM 2,574 Views 3 Comments

The trial of war crimes suspect Ratko Mladic got underway yesterday.

Ratko Mladic trial suspended by court - again
# War Crimes
# War Crimes

Ratko Mladic trial suspended by court - again

Jun 18th 2012, 7:53 PM 2,183 Views 1 Comment

The trial had originally been suspended on 17 May and was due to resume next week.

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads
# Sitdown Sunday
# Sitdown Sunday

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads

Apr 7th 2013, 10:00 AM 12,298 Views 5 Comments

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

Mladic trial suspended 'indefinitely' due to 'significant errors' by prosecutors
# The Hague
# The Hague

Mladic trial suspended 'indefinitely' due to 'significant errors' by prosecutors

May 17th 2012, 12:04 PM 2,505 Views 8 Comments

A new starting date will be established “as soon as possible” but Mladic’s lawyer has asked for a six-month delay.

Retired Irish officer prepares to give evidence at Mladic trial
# Ratko Mladic
# Ratko Mladic

Retired Irish officer prepares to give evidence at Mladic trial

Aug 22nd 2012, 8:49 AM 4,765 Views 2 Comments

Col Colm Doyle says Irish officers are in a ‘unique position’ for peacekeeping duties, given Ireland’s neutrality.

Karadzic opens Srebrenica defence in Hague war crimes trial
# Srebrenica
# Srebrenica

Karadzic opens Srebrenica defence in Hague war crimes trial

Oct 16th 2012, 8:28 AM 1,928 Views 3 Comments

Radovan Karadzic opens his defence before the UN’s Yugoslav war crimes court today.

Mladic facing extradition to the Hague as Serbian court rejects appeal
# Mladic
# Mladic

Mladic facing extradition to the Hague as Serbian court rejects appeal

May 31st 2011, 2:03 PM 239 Views 0 Comments

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

Mladic war crimes trial to resume on 9 July
# War Crimes
# War Crimes

Mladic war crimes trial to resume on 9 July

Jun 22nd 2012, 6:12 PM 1,509 Views 0 Comments

The trial of the former Bosnian Serb commander was suspended over a month ago because of ‘irregularities’ in how evidence was handled.

Nine things to know about Ratko Mladic
# Mladic
# Mladic

Nine things to know about Ratko Mladic

May 27th 2011, 10:07 PM 519 Views 0 Comments

Some background on one of Europe’s most wanted men, from his father’s death in 1945 to his rise as a Bosnian Serb military leader and later indictment for war crimes.

Joy in Croatia as UN war crimes tribunal overturns convictions
# UN
# UN

Joy in Croatia as UN war crimes tribunal overturns convictions

Nov 16th 2012, 8:23 PM 5,555 Views 20 Comments

Tribunal overturned the convictions of two Croatian generals for murdering and expelling Serb civilians during a 1995 military blitz.

General Ratko Mladic in hospital
# Mladic
# Mladic

General Ratko Mladic in hospital

Oct 11th 2011, 4:06 PM 115 Views 5 Comments

Reports say that suspected war criminal Mladic, who is charged with genocide, is suffering from pneumonia.

Ratko Mladic ruled fit to stand trial for war crimes by Serbian judge
# Mladic
# Mladic

Ratko Mladic ruled fit to stand trial for war crimes by Serbian judge

May 27th 2011, 1:30 PM 252 Views 0 Comments

The judge has ruled that Mladic can stand trial for war crimes at The Hague in the Netherlands.

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

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

May 26th 2011, 3:03 PM 747 Views 0 Comments

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

Box ticking and trees in the city: The week in quotes
# Said And Done
# Said And Done

Box ticking and trees in the city: The week in quotes

Jul 15th 2012, 7:00 PM 4,776 Views 3 Comments

“Minister, I urge you, I think they should be arrested.”

Ratko Mladic denies giving order for Srebrenica massacre, says son
# Mladic
# Mladic

Ratko Mladic denies giving order for Srebrenica massacre, says son

May 29th 2011, 2:53 PM 319 Views 0 Comments

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

Serbia to target those that protected war crimes suspect Ratko Mladic
# Mladic
# Mladic

Serbia to target those that protected war crimes suspect Ratko Mladic

May 28th 2011, 4:12 PM 178 Views 0 Comments

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.

War crimes suspect Ratko Mladic to appeal against extradition to The Hague
# Mladic
# Mladic

War crimes suspect Ratko Mladic to appeal against extradition to The Hague

May 30th 2011, 7:20 AM 125 Views 0 Comments

The former Bosnian Serb military commander is unlikely to win his appeal with the Serbian government keen to move him on to the Netherlands to stand trial.

Ratko Mladic shuns ‘monstrous’ charges as he appears at war crimes tribunal
# Mladic
# Mladic

Ratko Mladic shuns ‘monstrous’ charges as he appears at war crimes tribunal

Jun 3rd 2011, 10:55 AM 662 Views 0 Comments

The former commander of the Bosnian Serb army robustly defended his actions in the Netherlands court as he heard the indictment against him read out for the first time.

Mladic war crimes trial to resume with first witness on 25 June
# ICTY
# ICTY

Mladic war crimes trial to resume with first witness on 25 June

May 24th 2012, 3:36 PM 940 Views 0 Comments

Lawyers for the so-called Butcher of Bosnia were refused their request for a six-month delay.

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