Monthly Archives: April 2011

US Citizens Arrested for War Crimes

Two US citizens of Bosnian origin, a man and a woman, have been arrested at the request of Bosnia and Herzegovina, to face accusations that they committed war crimes there 18 years ago. Edin Dzeko, 39, and Rasema Handanovic, 38, … Continue reading

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Croatian General Sentenced to 24 Years for War Crimes

The International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia has found Croatian General Ante Gotovina guilty of war crimes and sentenced him to 24 years in prison. Gotovina, 55, was sentenced for his role in a campaign of ethnic cleansing carried … Continue reading

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ICC To Investigate Ivory Coast War Crimes?

The International Criminal Court prosecutor, Luis Moreno-Ocampo, has said he is in talks with West African states about referring alleged atrocities in the Ivory Coast to the court. Aany state that is a member of the ICC can refer a … Continue reading

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