Radovan Karadzic

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How the ‘Hanging Woman’ revealed truth of Bosnia’s mass killer
In 1996, our writer identified the suicide victim whose death symbolised the cruelty of Ratko Mladić. As his life sentence is upheld, she recalls a meeting with Ferida Osmanovic’s children

Kim Willsher

13, Jun, 2021 @8:30 AM

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The case has closed on Ratko Mladić. Now we must honour those who survived him | Zrinka Bralo
The war criminal was not indicted for genocide over the horrors of Prijedor, but at least he will never be released, says Zrinka Bralo, chief executive of Migrants Organise

Zrinka Bralo

09, Jun, 2021 @2:00 PM

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Ratko Mladić: life in prison is as close to justice as his victims will get
Analysis: upholding of genocide conviction for 1995 atrocities is a victorious end to a process few thought would succeed

Julian Borger World affairs editor

08, Jun, 2021 @6:13 PM

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Radovan Karadžić: three other war criminals sent to UK prisons
Charles Taylor, Radislav Krstić and Ahmad al-Faqi al-Mahdi were transferred to British jails

Jamie Grierson Home affairs correspondent

12, May, 2021 @6:10 PM

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'You simply die all over again': the agony of Srebrenica, 25 years on
The women who lost loved ones in the massacre of Bosnian Muslims are still burying bodies – and still seeking justice as the guilty walk free

Annie Hylton

14, Jul, 2020 @7:30 AM

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Yugoslavia tribunal closes, leaving a powerful legacy of war crimes justice
The court that put Slobodan Milošević in the dock is to be formally dissolved this week after 24 years and 161 indictments

Owen Bowcott Legal affairs correspondent

20, Dec, 2017 @12:01 PM

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The Observer view on the effectiveness of international law | Observer editorial
World justice is failing the innocent when tyrants kill with impunity

Observer editorial

17, Dec, 2017 @12:05 AM

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Testimony by Scott Turow review – legal eagle turns private dick
Finely researched history and clumsy sex scenes collide in this thriller about investigating war crimes in Bosnia

Steven Poole

27, Jul, 2017 @1:00 PM

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Dutch election: Geert Wilders warns 'genie will not go back in the bottle'
Voting under way in the Netherlands as the prime minister, Mark Rutte, seeks to halt domino effect of ‘wrong sort of populism’

Jon Henley and Gordon Darroch in The Hague

15, Mar, 2017 @3:35 PM

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Ratko Mladić must get life sentence, say war crimes prosecutors
Lawyers at The Hague say any lesser punishment for Bosnian Serb military commander would be ‘insult to his victims’

Julian Borger World affairs editor

07, Dec, 2016 @5:59 PM

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With Radovan Karadžić sentenced, Bosnia-Herzegovina must move forward | Vesna Maric
Twenty years on, a country torn in half by the former Bosnian Serb leader is still scarred. The UN tribunal’s verdict gives it a chance to look to the future

Vesna Maric

28, Mar, 2016 @9:09 AM

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I saw Karadžić’s camps. I cannot celebrate while many of his victims are denied justice
Ed Vulliamy sat face to face with the architect of Bosnia’s genocide during the war and testified at his trial. The Hague tribunal’s verdict, he says, is a hollow victory

Ed Vulliamy

27, Mar, 2016 @12:04 AM

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