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Both Momcilo Perisic and Ante Gotovina were released on appeal. (Photo: ICTY)
20 Mar 13
Two recent appeals hearings ended with senior figures from Serbia and Croatia being fully exonerated. Worryingly, their acquittals were hailed at home as vindication of their respective sides’ wartime actions.
Aleksandar Vasiljevic, defence witness in the Karadzic trial. (Photo: ICTY)
8 Mar 13
Yugoslav army’s security chief was aware of civilian killings and other abuses.
Goran Hadzic in the ICTY courtroom. (Photo: ICTY)
8 Mar 13
Once hospital inmates were rounded up and driven away, he knew they "would not get out of this easily".
Momcilo Perisic in the ICTY courtroom. (Photo: ICTY)
4 Mar 13
In Bosnia and Croatia, dismay at decision that seems to scrub the Yugoslav military's role in regional conflict.
Jovica Stanisic and Franko Simatovic in the ICTY courtroom. (Photo: ICTY)
1 Feb 13
Two defendants ran Serb paramilitary units responsible for major abuses in Croatia and Bosnia, prosecution says.
Prosecution witness Davor Strinovic in the ICTY courtroom. (Photo: ICTY)
11 Jan 13
Defence lawyer cites difficulties in obtaining full information about exhumed remains.
Kosovo president Atifete Jahjaga greets Ramush Haradinaj on his return from The Hague. (Photo: Kosovo president's official website.)
3 Dec 12
As Kosovo leaders suggest wartime commander’s acquittal absolves their side from guilt, Serbian politicians say it will make reconciliation that much harder.
Prosecution witness Milan Miladinovic in the ICTY courtroom. (Photo: ICTY)
23 Nov 12
Zeljko Raznatovic bragged of his killings to crowd in Croatian town, witness tells Hague trial.
Celebrations in Zagreb The Croatian flag on the right is held by Markac and Gotovina. On the right-hand side of the picture is Croatia’s defence minister Ante Kotromanovic. (Photo: Government of Croatia)
19 Nov 12
Warnings that verdict could harm relations between two states, though some say little reconciliation has taken place anyway.
16 Nov 12
“Everyone was involved," former Serbian security officer says.