Ex-Bosnian Serb army commander Ratko Mladic has been arrested on war crimes charges, Serbia's president says.
"Today we arrested Ratko Mladic," Serbian President Boris Tadic announced. Until his arrest today, Mladic was the highest-ranking war crimes suspect still at large from the Balkan wars of the 1990s. Ref. CNN
Mladic loses extradition appeal
Genocide suspect Ratko Mladic loses extradition appeal, will be sent to The Hague to face charges, prosecutor says.
Mladic, 69, is wanted by the tribunal in connection with the massacre of nearly 8,000 Muslim men and boys at Srebrenica in 1995, among other charges. He was captured Thursday after more than 15 years in hiding. Ref. CNN
Mladic shuns 'monstrous' charges
Ex-Bosnian army chief Ratko Mladic tells the UN war crimes tribunal he wants more time to read the "monstrous" charges of his indictment. Ref. BBC
Error sees 'Butcher of Bosnia' trial suspended
The war crimes trial of former Bosnian Serb army chief Ratko Mladic was abruptly halted, just a day after it opened, because of prosecution "irregularities'' in the high-profile case.The decision was announced by the presiding judge...
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