VERDICTS SELECTED

Summary: Vujadin Popovic, former Chief of Security of the Bosnian Serb Army’s Drina Corps and Ljubisa Beara, former Chief of Security of the Bosnian Serb Army’s Main Staff, were sentenced to life imprisonment for committing genocide and crimes against humanity and violating of the laws or customs of war in Srebrenica in 1995. Drago Nikolic, […]

Vujadin Popovic, Ljubisa Beara, Drago Nikolic, Radivoje Miletic, Vinko Pandurevic, Ljubomir Borovcanin and Milan Gvero

Summary: Vujadin Popovic, former Chief of Security of the Bosnian Serb Army’s Drina Corps and Ljubisa Beara, former Chief of Security of the Bosnian Serb Army’s Main Staff, were sentenced to life imprisonment for committing genocide and crimes against humanity and violating of the laws or customs of war in Srebrenica in 1995. Drago Nikolic, former Chief of Security for Bosnian Serb Army’s Zvornik Brigade, was sentenced to 35 years in prison for aiding and abetting the Srebrenica genocide, crimes against humanity and violations of the laws or customs of war. Radivoje Miletic, former Chief of Operations and Training Administration of the Bosnian Serb Army’s Main Staff, was sentenced to 18 years in prison for crimes against humanity and violations of the laws or customs of war in Srebrenica. Vinko Pandurevic, former commander of the Zvornik Brigade of the Bosnian Serb Army’s Drina Corps, was sentenced to 13 years in prison, Ljubomir Borovcanin, former deputy commander of the Bosnian Serb Interior Ministry’s Special Police Brigade, was sentenced to 17 years, while Milan Gvero, the assistant commander for moral, legal and religious affairs of the Bosnian Serb Army’s Main Staff, was sentenced to five years.

Resources

  • Final judgment

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  • First instance judgment

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  • Final amended indictment

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  • Indictment

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BIRN Court Reports

  • June 29, 2010

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  • January 24, 2014

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  • January 30, 2015

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  • April 13, 2015

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Ratko Mladic

  • CRIME LOCATION:

    Srebrenica, Bosnia and Herzegovina

  • COURT:

    ICTY / MICT, International Residual Mechanism for Criminal Tribunals

  • DATES OF PROCEEDINGS:

    July 24, 1995 until June 08, 2021

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Joja Plavanjac and Zdravko Narancic

  • CRIME LOCATION:

    Bosanska Krupa, Bosnia and Herzegovina

  • COURT:

    Serbia, Court of Appeal in Belgrade, Higher Court in Belgrade

  • DATES OF PROCEEDINGS:

    December 26, 2017 until March 17, 2022

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Milan Dragisic

  • CRIME LOCATION:

    Bosanski Petrovac and Gaj, Bosnia and Herzegovina

  • COURT:

    Serbia, Court of Appeal in Belgrade, Higher Court in Belgrade

  • DATES OF PROCEEDINGS:

    October 10, 2014 until February 01, 2021

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Zeljko Maricic

  • CRIME LOCATION:

    Kljuc and Velagici, Bosnia and Herzegovina

  • COURT:

    Serbia, Court of Appeal in Belgrade, Higher Court in Belgrade

  • DATES OF PROCEEDINGS:

    November 27, 2018 until February 05, 2021

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Nebojsa Stojanovic

  • CRIME LOCATION:

    Doboj and Kozuhe, Bosnia and Herzegovina

  • COURT:

    Court of Appeal in Belgrade, Higher Court in Belgrade

  • DATES OF PROCEEDINGS:

    July 13, 2018 until March 22, 2021

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Milos Cajevic

  • CRIME LOCATION:

    Brcko, Bosnia and Herzegovina

  • COURT:

    Court of Appeal in Belgrade, Higher Court in Belgrade

  • DATES OF PROCEEDINGS:

    October 22, 2018 until April 11, 2021

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