Norway to extradite Vukovar war crimes suspect to Serbia Leslie Schulman at 12:42 PM ET
[JURIST] Norway has agreed to extradite an unnamed Croatian citizen wanted for his alleged involvement in the 1991 Vukovar massacre [BBC backgrounder; JURIST news archive] to Serbia to face war crimes [JURIST news archive] charges, Norwegian officials said Tuesday. Croatia had requested the man's extradition in 2006; Norwegian justice officials concluded after an investigation that there was sufficient evidence to warrant extraditing the man for trial over the killing of approximately 200 Croatian POWs in the fall of 1991. He was previously convicted in absentia in Belgrade for murder.
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