UN

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.

Bosnia

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.

Bosnia

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.

Opinion

The Ratko Mladic disease infecting Europe

Another war criminal from the Yugoslav war has been handed a sentence, but lessons remain unlearned.

Nidzara Ahmetasevic

by Nidzara Ahmetasevic

Nidzara Ahmetasevic

Reporter's Notebook

Mladic genocide verdict: A view from the Balkans

Though Mladic will spend the rest of his life behind bars for genocide, his idea of a Serb-only statelet is now a reality.

Genocide

The 161 individuals accused of Yugoslavia war crimes

Ratko Mladic is one of the 161 individuals indicted by a UN court for committing war crimes during the Balkan conflict.

The 161 individuals accused of Yugoslavia war crimes

Bosnia

Mladic facing verdict over genocide during Bosnian War

UN judges to hand down verdict to 74-year-old Ratko Mladic, accused of worst massacre since Holocaust.

Bosnia

'In Bosnia, war criminals hold official positions'

A bone collector, a man whose childhood was cut short and a former war prisoner on why Mladic's verdict means little.

Bosnia war victims on why Mladic's verdict means little

Reporter's Notebook

Ratko Mladic: A symbol of the project of evil

Year after year, I have been recording the testimonies of people whose loved ones were killed in Srebrenica by Serb forces.

Ratko Mladic: A symbol of the project of evil

Genocide

Timeline: Ratko Mladic's road to judgement

A UN court is due to pass its final verdict against Mladic for heading one of the worst massacres in recent history.

Timeline: Ratko Mladic's road to judgement

War & Conflict

Sarajevo under siege

Have a look inside the longest military siege in modern European history. Fighting ended on December 14, 1995 when the Dayton Peace Accord was signed in Paris.

Sarajevo under siege

Europe

Srebrenica's Muslim defender acquitted of war crimes

The court in Sarajevo said that Naser Oric, who led the defence of Srebrenica during the 1992-95 war, is not guilty.

Srebrenica defender Naser Oric acquitted of war crimes

Opinion

The Srebrenicans are standing with the Rohingya

Survivors of genocide are obliged to take action when others are being threatened with the treatment they once received.

Camil Durakovic

by Camil Durakovic

Camil Durakovic

Opinion

They cannot forget. Neither should we.

25 years on, Bosnia's war time rape survivors are still waiting for justice, support and closure.

Jelena Sesar

by Jelena Sesar

Jelena Sesar