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

2 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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