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2008-08-30 12:00:11

By Mike Corder Associated Press THE HAGUE, Netherlands -- Bosnian Serb leader Radovan Karadzic made a defiant stand before a U.N. court preparing to try him on genocide charges, refusing to enter pleas Friday and branding the tribunal a NATO proxy out to "liquidate" him. Judge Iain Bonomy entered not guilty pleas on Karadzic's behalf on 11 counts, which also include charges of crimes against humanity, allowing pretrial proceedings to proceed even though he rejects the court's legitimacy....

2008-08-30 09:00:11

FORMER Bosnian Serb leader Radovan Karadzic yesterday refused to enter pleas to 11 war crimes charges. And he told a judge: "This court is representing itself falsely as a court of the international community whereas it is, in fact, a court of Nato whose aim is to liquidate me." The Scottish judge, Iain Bonomy, entered not guilty pleas on his behalf during the 25 minute hearing at the UN tribunal in The Hague. Karadzic is set to appear again on September 17. He is charged with genocide...

2008-08-29 15:00:11

Radovan Karadzic, the captured leader of the Bosnian Serbs, has refused to enter a plea to war crime charges at an international court in The Hague. As Karadzic appeared before the U.N. international tribunal on war crimes in former Yugoslavia and refused to plea Judge Iain Bonomy entered a plea of not guilty for him, the BBC and Radio Netherlands Worldwide said. Karadzic is facing 11 war crime charges for his part in the Bosnian civil war of the 1990s including allegations of genocide...

2008-08-13 09:00:42

Former Bosnian Serb leader Radovan Karadzic was apprehended last month after more than a decade as a fugitive in an eerily similar scenario to the 2007 film The Hunting Party. Karadzic disappeared in 1996 after he was indicted for war crimes by the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia. Among the charges were genocide against Bosnian Muslim and Bosnian Croat civilians during the Bosnian War. In The Hunting Party, reporters search for a missing Bosnian war criminal believed...

2008-08-01 18:00:10

FORMER Bosnian Serb leader Radovan Karadzic appeared before a UN war crimes court today on genocide charges. Karadzic, whose arrest last week ended an 11-year-hunt, also faces charges of persecution and deportation. He appeared gaunt, but expressionless, his recent disguise of bushy beard and long hair trimmed back to a semblance of the bouffant-haired tyrant familiar to the world in the 1990s. He was flown to the Netherlands from Serbia yesterday morning and is being held at the UN...

2008-08-01 18:00:10

Bosnian Muslim survivors of the Srebrenica massacre (above) listen to news of the initial war-crimes tribunal appearance of Radovan Karadzic, the former Bosnian Serb leader accused of directing a reign of terror during the 1992-95 war. Karadzic (right) was cut short by the judge when he tried to protest his arrest and was put on notice that the prosecution will object to his demand to represent himself. (c) 2008 Commercial Appeal, The. Provided by ProQuest Information and Learning. All...

2008-08-01 15:00:15

Excerpt from report by Bosnian national public broadcaster BHTV1, on 31 July [Presenter Sasa Delic] While assurances are coming from the Hague tribunal that they will not repeat the mistake made in the [Slobodan] Milosevic trial, this is precisely what the [legal] professional community in Bosnia-Hercegovina fears. There is no doubt that Radovan Karadzic might fool the Hague tribunal, but they say that the real danger is that he will be allowed to promote precisely those ideas of his that...

2008-08-01 15:00:15

ACCUSED: Former Bosnian Serb leader Radovan Karadzic appeared before a UN war crimes judge for the first time yesterday to answer genocide charges and said he feared for his life. Mr Karadzic, arrested last week after 11 years on the run, appeared gaunt The 63-year-old gave one-word answers, occasionally cracking a joke. Mr Karadzic faces two charges of genocide over the 43-month siege of Sarajevo and the 1995 massacre of 8000 Muslims at Srebrenica Worse places Page 15 PICTURE:...

2008-08-01 09:00:20

By ARTHUR MAX By Arthur Max The Associated Press THE HAGUE, Netherlands Former Bosnian Serb leader Radovan Karadzic had his first skirmishes with the U.N. war crimes tribunal Thursday: He was cut short by the judge when he tried to protest his arrest and put on notice that the prosecution will object to his demand to represent himself. During the initial session, Karadzic also claimed his seizure and trial violated a deal he made with the United States in 1996 that the case...

2008-08-01 09:00:20

By Arthur Max Associated Press THE HAGUE, Netherlands -- Former Bosnian Serb leader Radovan Karadzic had his first skirmishes with the U.N. war crimes tribunal Thursday: He was cut short by the judge when he tried to protest his arrest and put on notice that the prosecution will object to his demand to represent himself. During the initial session, Karadzic also claimed his seizure and trial violated a deal he made with the United States in 1996 that the case against him would be...


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