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Former interior minister says there's a “possibility” his previous testimony was untrue.
Lawyers say evidence does not demonstrate individual criminal responsibility.
Victims’ groups unhappy with recent rulings.
Speakers say resolving fate of the missing is integral to post-conflict justice.
Croat detainees were subsequently murdered and buried in mass grave.
20 Nov 09
Former Croatian foreign minister says Operation Storm allegtions were “inaccurate and damaging”.
17 Nov 09
Petkovic war crimes trial hears justification for ordering soldiers into neighbouring country.
13 Nov 09
Defence witness says there was confusion over the defendant’s specific responsibilities and authority
30 Oct 09
Expert witness says military doctrine means commanders are ultimately responsible for army’s behaviour.
26 Oct 09
Trial chamber decides not to impose counsel on war crimes suspect.
21 Oct 09
But defence witness says there was no policy to move Croats into deserted Serb homes.
16 Oct 09
Court hears that suspect spoke to soldiers about the rules of war.
16 Oct 09
Former Bosnian Serb army colonel says he thought his men treated population and prisoners humanely.
10 Oct 09
Former defence minister said president endorsed positive discrimination towards Serbs in Croatia in 1995.
25 Sep 09
ex-Croatian military official claims general came to Knin to assist civilians.
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