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#Yugoslavia

# yugoslavia - Monday 4 December, 2017

13 Bosnian Muslims arrested over 1990s war crimes

The 13 are suspected of “murders, torture, rapes, persecutions and expulsions” of civilians.

# yugoslavia - Wednesday 5 March, 2014

From The42 Flashback: Kennedy stunner earns Ireland vital World Cup qualifying victory over Yugoslavia Looking Back

Flashback: Kennedy stunner earns Ireland vital World Cup qualifying victory over Yugoslavia

Ireland have met Yugoslavia/Serbia six times over the course of their history.

# yugoslavia - Thursday 29 November, 2012

Former Prime Minister of Kosovo acquitted of war crimes

The former prime minister Ramush Haradinaj had been accused of murder and torture during the Kosovo war – but has been found not guilty.

# yugoslavia - Friday 16 November, 2012

Joy in Croatia as UN war crimes tribunal overturns convictions UN

Joy in Croatia as UN war crimes tribunal overturns convictions

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

# yugoslavia - Thursday 15 November, 2012

Croatians pray for ex-generals ahead of war crimes verdict

Two former wartime generals, still hailed as heroes in Croatia, are appealing a verdict by the UN Yugoslav war crimes court.

# yugoslavia - Thursday 25 October, 2012

Bodies of suspected WW2 victims exhumed from mass grave in Croatia

The victims were thought to have been cadets in a Croatian military academy.

# yugoslavia - Wednesday 22 August, 2012

Retired Irish officer prepares to give evidence at Mladic trial

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

# yugoslavia - Sunday 29 July, 2012

From The42 Sports film of the week: Once Brothers Reel Stories This post contains videos

Sports film of the week: Once Brothers

Grab some popcorn, turn the lights off and join us for a Sunday night movie.

# yugoslavia - Saturday 23 June, 2012

Macedonia urges Greece to solve 20-year row over name

The two countries have been locked in a contentious dispute since 1991 over who gets to use the name Macedonia.

# yugoslavia - Monday 18 June, 2012

Ratko Mladic trial suspended by court - again

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

# yugoslavia - Monday 28 May, 2012

From The42 11 days to Euro 2012: Spain's great escape in Bruges Countdown This post contains videos

11 days to Euro 2012: Spain's great escape in Bruges

The Iberians needed two goals in injury time to rescue a 4-3 win against Yugoslavia and qualify for the knockout stages of Euro 2000.

# yugoslavia - Friday 18 May, 2012

From The42 21 days to Euro 2012: Italy come good the second time of asking Countdown

21 days to Euro 2012: Italy come good the second time of asking

The 1968 European Championships was decided by a replay after Yugoslavia held the hosts to a 1-1 draw in Rome.

# yugoslavia - Thursday 17 May, 2012

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

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

# yugoslavia - Tuesday 6 September, 2011

Yugoslav army chief gets 27-year prison sentence for war crimes

Momcilo Perisic, a former Chief of General Staff of the Yugoslav army, has been jailed for 27 years for crimes against humanity and war crimes committed in Bosnia and Herzegovinia and Croatia in the 1990s.

# yugoslavia - Wednesday 10 August, 2011

From The42 Several facts you (probably) didn’t know about the Croatian football team Who Are Ya

Several facts you (probably) didn’t know about the Croatian football team

Find out all you need to know about Ireland’s opponents since they arrived on the international football scene 18 years ago.

# yugoslavia - Wednesday 20 July, 2011

Daily Fix: Wednesday

In today’s Fix: the government promises no more public sector pay cuts; Serbian authorities arrest fugitive Goran Hadzic; and one blogger’s marriage advice – “when you marry, you should marry a Chinese woman”.

# yugoslavia - Monday 4 July, 2011

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.

# yugoslavia - 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.

# yugoslavia - Tuesday 31 May, 2011

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’.

# yugoslavia - Friday 27 May, 2011

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

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

# yugoslavia - 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.