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'Butcher of Bosnia' Ratko Mladic on trial today for 'unleashing brutal campaign of ethnic cleansing that killed 100,000'

3 years agoNews : The Coming Crisis

Serbian military commander General Ratko Mladic is today finally on trial accused of unleashing a brutal campaign of ethnic cleansing in Bosnia. Dubbed the 'Butcher of Bosnia', he is charged with war crimes including the masterminding of atrocities throughout the country's devastating 1992-95 war that left some 100,000 people dead.He entered the United Nations' Yugoslav war crimes tribunal as a frail 70-year-old, a far cry from the swaggering general who commanded Serb forces during the conflict.
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Long-awaited Mladic war crimes trial begins Wednesday

News : CNN's This Just In (3 years ago)

Ratko Mladic, who is accused of orchestrating a horrific campaign of ethnic cleansing during the bloody civil war that ripped apart Yugoslavia, goes on trial Wednesday at the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia... Read Post

Mladic shows no remorse as war crimes trial opens

News : CNN's This Just In (3 years ago)

Ratko Mladic, who is accused of orchestrating a horrific campaign of ethnic cleansing during the bloody civil war that ripped apart Yugoslavia, showed no remorse as his war crimes trial opened Wednesday, at one point even appearing ... Read Post

Mladic Bent on Genocide in Bosnia, Court Told

News : Truthdig (3 years ago)

At the start of his war crimes trial Wednesday, former Bosnian Serb Gen. Ratko Mladic was accused of setting out to “ethnically cleanse” Bosnia during the 1992-1995 Bosnian war and of presiding over the deaths of tens of thousands o... Read Post


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