June 8, 2012
by Sung Un Kim
Prosecutor Serge Brammertz of the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY) Thursday reported the court's Completion Strategy to the UN Security Council. In his address, Brammertz updated the Council on the progress of pending cases, including the cases of Ratko Mladic, a... ...[read more]
May 2, 2012
by Julia Zebley
Chief prosecutor for the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY) Serge Brammertz told reporters Wednesday that he believes former commander of the Bosnian Serb Army Ratko Mladic is mentally and physically fit to stand trial next month. The ICTY ordered a medical exam of ...[read more]
January 24, 2012
by Jaimie Cremeans
Convicted Serbian war criminal Radovan Stankovic was arrested Saturday in Bosnia and Herzegovina (BiH) after being on the run since May 2007 when he escaped from a Bosnia prison. Stankovic was convicted of multiple war crimes in 2006, including rape, enslavement and torture. International Criminal ...[read more]
November 9, 2011
by Ashley Hileman
International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY) prosecutor Serge Brammertz on Tuesday requested assistance from Serbian authorities to determine who helped certain war criminals remain undetected for many years. Specifically, Brammertz seeks to discover who assisted former Serbian ...[read more]
September 15, 2011
by Andrea Bottorff
The UN Security Council on Wednesday extended the terms for prosecutors from the International Criminal Tribunals for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY) and Rwanda (ICTR) until December 31, 2014. In unanimously adopting resolutions 2006 and 2007, the Security Council extended the terms of prosecutors ...[read more]
June 6, 2011
by Zach Zagger
International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY) prosecutor Serge Brammertz said that the arrest of accused Serbian war criminal Ratko Mladic was "significant on many levels" but questioned why it took Serbia nearly 16 years, in a speech to the UN Security Council. Brammertz also ...[read more]
June 1, 2011
by Julia Zebley
International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY) prosecutor Serge Brammertz said Wednesday that Ratko Mladic will appear before the tribunal Friday to face allegations of war crimes during the Bosnian civil war. Serbian authorities captured Mladic last week, ending a 16-year ...[read more]
September 20, 2010
by Matt Glenn
Prosecutor for the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY) Serge Brammertz called on Serbia and other governments Monday to increase efforts to find and arrest former Bosnian Serb military leader Ratko Mladic. Brammertz said failure to arrest Mladic would send war ...[read more]
July 11, 2010
by Erin Bock
British Prime Minister David Cameron and UN Chief War Crimes Prosecutor Serge Brammertz marked the Fifteenth anniversary of the Srebrenica massacre, by reaffirming their commitment to bringing those responsible for the deaths of more than 8,000 Bosnian Muslim men and boys to justice. Cameron ...[read more]
May 29, 2010
by Sarah Miley
Chief prosecutor for the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY) Serge Brammertz said Friday that Croatia must make additional efforts to assist in investigations of war crimes during the 1991-1995 Balkan war. Approval from Brammertz is crucial to Croatia's European Uni... ...[read more]

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