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  1. Karadzic is a victim of the EU's soft power

    Posted Jul 29th 2008, 12:00am by Gwynne Dyer

    ... wanted. It was certainly what Slobodan Milosevic, the main author of the Balkan wars of the 1990s, wanted. Until he was overthrown by a bloodless coup in 2000, all the ultranationalists who had ... of tens of thousands of Bosnian Muslims, Ratko Mladic. But Milosevic was overthrown because he had lost the wars and ruined the economy, not because he had sponsored a genocide. Even today, fully ...

  2. A symbol for war crime survivors or dogmatic fanatic?

    Posted Mar 18th 2006, 12:00am by Sean Munday

    ... Sean Munday in Edinburgh When Carla Del Ponte started work in The Hague more than six years ago, she pinned the mugshots of three men to the wall behind her desk: Slobodan Milosevic ... Serbia to finally arrest and transfer Ratko Mladic and Radovan Karadzic to The Hague as soon as possible. The death of Slobodan Milosevic makes it even more urgent for them to face justice,' ...

  3. Milosevic faces the music

    Posted Sep 13th 2003, 12:00am by David Wilson

    ... The chief bogeyman in the Kosovo conflict, Slobodan Milosevic, is charged with crimes against humanity and genocide in the biggest war tribunal since Nuremberg. Milosevic is the first ... myself in front of a false tribunal from false indictments?' he said. Milosevic is representing himself but receiving advice from lawyers, including former US Attorney-General Ramsey Clark ...

  4. Louis Theroux

    Posted Aug 30th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Slobodan Milosevic. Anyway, that was also an influence, in the way that he told that. My No1 is called My Traitor's Heart by Rian Malan, which is a memoir of a guy who grew up in South Africa ...

  5. Chance for Serbia to lay Milosevic's ghost to rest

    Posted Mar 13th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Former Yugoslav president Slobodan Milosevic died in his prison cell at The Hague before judgment could be passed on him over war crimes of the most serious kind. Nonetheless, justice was served: there can be no more appropriate place for such a ruthless leader to end his days. Milosevic was, after all, not the Serb nationalist with the good of his people at heart, as he liked ...

  6. Willing subjects of a tyranny of fear

    Posted Mar 08th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... that genocide happened during the Bosnian civil war of 1992 to 1995? Serbia's former president Slobodan Milosevic carried out ethnic cleansing and the Serbs massacred more than 8,000 Muslims in one single incident. Genocide was Milosevic's favourite little game. As everyone knows, the genocide in Serbia was every bit as real as the Nanking Massacre and the Holocaust, and no less ...

  7. Bird flu nothing to do with DNA

    Posted Mar 19th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Milosevic, a Serbian hero The death, or possible murder, of Slobodan Milosevic was celebrated in the western media with headlines such as: 'Death of a Dictator' and 'Butcher of Balkans Dies'. These refer to the former president of the federal republic of Yugoslavia (now known as Serbia and Montenegro) and leader of the Socialist Party of Serbia. Milosevic was detained ...

  8. Follow international rules in Hussein case

    Posted Dec 21st 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and the ongoing prosecution of former Yugoslav leader Slobodan Milosevic. It is necessary to confirm that Saddam Hussein is a war prisoner whose treatment respects the rules established by the Geneva ...

  9. Public rarely convinced by court rulings

    Posted Jan 01st 2006, 12:00am by Peter Kammerer

    ... Peter Kammerer High-profile trials like those of Slobodan Milosevic and Saddam Hussein achieve little other than determine guilt or innocence, leading American international law expert ... such as those of Milosevic and Hussein. 'They show that the German people were not convinced of the findings of Nuremburg- it didn't change anybody's mind,' he said. 'In ...

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    Serbia’s ruling party SNS eyes Europe after landslide victory in snap polls

    Posted Mar 17th 2014, 09:34pm by AFP

    ... of communism in 1990, when late strongman Slobodan Milosevic came to power. It would also allow the party to form a government with a four-year mandate on its own. The constitutional deadline ...




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