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Srebrenica women cry tears of joy over Mladic life sentence

10 months, 26 days ago
SARAJEVO: "Thank you God! I kiss you God, for the sake of our sons!" cried Nedziba Salihovic, jumping to her feet in joy as a UN court on Wednesday sentenced Bosnian Serb wartime commander Ratko Mladic to life in prison. Salihovic, like…

‘Butcher of Bosnia’ faces historic war crimes verdict

10 months, 29 days ago
THE HAGUE: UN war crimes judges will on Wednesday hand down a historic verdict against former Bosnian Serb army commander Ratko Mladic, blamed for steering Europe's worst atrocities since World War II. The judgement and possible…

Thousands mourn Srebrenica massacre victims

1 year, 3 months ago
SREBRENICA: Thousands gathered in Srebrenica on Tuesday to mark the 1995 massacre of about 8,000 Bosnian Muslims, Europe's worst atrocity since World War II, with some relatives of the victims giving their loved ones a proper burial for the…

Erdogan warns Dutch of new retaliation, makes Srebrenica jibe

1 year, 7 months ago
ANKARA: Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Tuesday warned that the Netherlands would face more retaliation from Ankara in a spiralling diplomatic crisis, as he made a new jibe against the country over the 1995 Srebrenica massacre.…

UN prosecutors urge life term for ‘Butcher of Bosnia’

1 year, 10 months ago
THE HAGUE: Prosecutors urged UN judges on Wednesday to jail Ratko Mladic for life, accusing the former Serb commander of a ruthless campaign of ethnic cleansing to create a Greater Serbia in the 1990s Balkans wars. "It would be... an…