Kosovo bus bomber sentenced to 40 years for ethnically-motivated murders Deirdre Jurand at 2:25 PM ET
[JURIST] A panel of three international judges in the ethnically-divided town of Mitrovica [municipality website, in Albanian] sentenced an ethnic Albanian man Friday to 40 years in prison for a 2001 bus bombing [UNMIK press release; CNN report] that killed 11 Serbs on a religious trip. Florim Ejupi was indicted [UNMIK press release, PDF] in 2005 on charges related to the bus bombing and the killings of two police officers in 2004. The district court convicted [Balkan Insight report] him on 11 counts of murder, as well as counts of attempted murder, terrorism, discrimination and unlawful possession of explosives. Reuters has more.
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