Syria's War

Srebrenica mothers protest at Turkey-Syria border

Conscience Convoy wants to raise awareness of the crimes committed against women in Syria's prisons.


Bosnian PM: Future lies with Europe, NATO

EU membership will help resolve Bosnia's border issues and bring economic prosperity, says Denis Zvizdic.

Denis Zvizdic: Bosnia's future lies with Europe, NATO

Reporter's Notebook

A Russia-trained paramilitary force in Bosnia?

Reported paramilitary force was put together by the president of Republika Srpska, and could be another example of Moscow's meddling in the Balkans.

Does the 'Serbian Honour' force have a Russian link?


No peace for rape victims decades after Bosnia war

Chased for exorbitant court fees with little chance of justice, victims of rape and torture struggle to survive.

Court fees and fear: Bosnia war rape victims struggle


'Justice eludes victims' as Yugoslavia tribunal ends

While many war criminals were brought to justice by for their role in the conflict in the former Yugoslavia, many victims are still living with the horrors of that time. For those, justice was not served, and their attackers still walk free.

Human Rights

Bosnian Muslims: 'How did we deserve this?'

Concentration camp survivor Eldin Elezovic recounts his traumatic ordeal at the hands of Croat forces in 1993.

Bosnian Muslims: 'How did we deserve this?'


Bosnia War general died after taking cyanide in court

Praljak drank the poison just seconds after hearing he had lost his appeal against a 20-year-prison sentence.


Ex-Bosnian Croat general's suicide under investigation

Investigators in The Netherlands are trying to find out how Slobodan Praljak, the former Bosnian Croat general who was convicted of war crimes, managed to smuggle poison into court to commit suicide.


Slobodan Praljak: War criminal or Croatian hero?

After drinking poison and killing himself at The Hague court, public opinion of former Croatian general remains divided.

Slobodan Praljak: War criminal or Croatian hero?


Bosnian War criminals meet their nemesis

The Yugoslavia war crimes court's sentencing of six wartime Bosnian Croat officials has special significance for Mostar.

Bosnian Croat officials meet their nemesis in The Hague


Bosnia War commander drinks poison in court, dies

Death of wartime Bosnian Croat forces commander Slobodan Praljak follows dramatic scenes at UN tribunal in The Hague.

United Nations

Bosnian Croat war criminal 'drinks poison' in court

War crimes tribunal in The Hague suspends case against Bosnian Croat after he appeared to drink poison in court.

War criminal Slobodan Praljak 'drinks poison' in court

Crimes against humanity

Six Bosnian Croats await Hague tribunal's final verdict

A verdict is due at the Hague in the appeal case of six Bosnian Croats convicted of war crimes. They were committed between 1992 and 1994 in Bosnia and Herzegovina.


Ratko Mladic's ideology lives on in Republika Srpska

Mladic's vision of an 'ethnically cleansed' Greater Serbia is a reality today with Bosnia's Republika Srpska entity.


Ratko Mladic sentenced to life in prison for genocide

Former Bosnian Serbian commander Ratko Mladic has been sentenced to life in prison for genocide and war crimes during the Balkan conflict more than two decades ago.