December 3, 2012
by Alison Sacriponte
Kosovo authorities called Sunday for an investigation into the work of former UN chief prosecutor Carla del Ponte for her role in bringing war crimes charges against former Kosovo prime minister and Kosovo Liberation Army (KLA) commander Ramush Haradinaj. Del Ponte, a Swiss lawyer, worked at the ...[read more]
November 29, 2012
by Julie Deisher-Edwards
The Trial Chamber of the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY) on Thursday acquitted former Kosovo Liberation Army (KLA) commanders Ramush Haradinaj, Idriz Balaj, and Laji Brahimaj of all charges. Haradinaj was a commander of the KLA in the Dukagjin area of Western ...[read more]
June 25, 2012
by Rebecca DiLeonardo
Prosecutors in the retrial of Ramush Haradinaj, a Kosovo Liberation Army (KLA) commander and the former prime minister of Kosovo, on Monday asked the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY) to give him a sentence of at least 20 years. Prosecutor Paul Rogers told the court ...[read more]
August 18, 2011
by Julia Zebley
The International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY) on Thursday began the retrial of Ramush Haradinaj, a Kosovo Liberation Army (KLA) commander and the former prime minister of Kosovo, who was acquitted of all charges in 2008. The ICTY appeals chamber overturned the acquittals of ...[read more]
September 11, 2010
by Daniel Makosky
The International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY) on Friday ordered former Kosovo Albanian military leader Ramush Haradinaj to remain in custody while awaiting a new trial. The court determined that granting Haradinaj a provisional release would lead to increased media exposure ...[read more]
July 21, 2010
by Dwyer Arce
The appeals chamber of the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY) on Wednesday reversed the acquittal of former Kosovo Albanian military leader Ramush Haradinaj and two others. In reversing the acquittal, the appeals chamber ordered a retrial, holding that the trial ...[read more]
July 23, 2009
by Jaclyn Belczyk
The appeals chamber of the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY) on Thursday reversed the contempt conviction of Astrit Haraqija and affirmed the conviction of Bajrush Morina for interfering with a witness during the trial of former Kosovo Albanian military leader Ramush ...[read more]
December 17, 2008
by Jaclyn Belczyk
Two prominent Kosovar Albanians were found guilty of contempt Wednesday in the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY). Former Kosovo minister for Culture, Youth and Sport Astrit Haraqija was sentenced to five months in prison, and Bajrush Morina, former political advisor ...[read more]
July 24, 2008
by Deirdre Jurand
The International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY) on Thursday convicted a Kosovar journalist on contempt of court charges and fined him 7,000 euros for revealing the identity of a witness in the war crimes trial of former Kosovar Prime Minister Ramush Haradinaj. Baton Haxhiu ...[read more]
May 23, 2008
by Mike Rosen-Molina
The International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY) Friday provisionally released a Kosovar journalist indicted on contempt of court charges for allegedly publishing the identity of a witness in the war crimes trial of former Kosovar Prime Minister Ramush Haradinaj. Baton Haxhiu ...[read more]

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