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2008-07-23 00:00:22

CHICAGO _ Over the past decade, as borders and barriers across an increasingly integrated Europe seemingly fell with each passing day, new ones were being constructed around Serbia.

2008-07-23 00:00:12

By MARCUS TANNER HOW FRUSTRATED Carla del Ponte must feel. The former chief prosecutor of the Hague war crimes tribunal was desperate to see Radovan Karadzic and Ratko Mladic in the dock before she stood down.

2008-07-22 18:00:25

THE Foreign Secretary today hailed the capture of war crimes fugitive Radovan Karadzic after he was arrested by Serbian security. The Bosnian-Serb wartime leader was taken into custody by security services, Serbian president Boris Tadic's office I said last night.

2008-07-22 12:00:13

Text of report in English by Albanian state news agency ATA Tirana, 22 July: The Albanian Prime Minister Sali Berisha hailed on Tuesday the arrest of Radovan Karadzic as another deserved blow against the Serbian ultra-nationalism, according to Premier's spokeswoman Juela Mecani.

2008-07-22 09:00:12

By Dusan Stojanovic Associated Press BELGRADE, Serbia -- Former Bosnian Serb President Radovan Karadzic, accused architect of massacres and the politician considered most responsible for the deadly siege of Sarajevo, was arrested Monday evening in a Serbian police raid ending his 13 years as the world's most-wanted war crimes fugitive.

2008-07-22 06:00:12

By Shan Ross RADOVAN Karadzic, the Bosnian Serb war crimes suspect and one of the world's most wanted men, was arrested in Serbia last night after more than a decade in hiding.

2008-07-21 21:00:12

Serbian forces have captured alleged war criminal Radovan Karadzic, accused of overseeing atrocities in Bosnia-Herzegovina in the 1990s, officials said Monday.

2008-07-18 09:00:29

By Elissa Gootman Russia and China voiced concerns about the pursuit of the president of Sudan by international prosecutors, raising the possibility that the UN Security Council could intervene to forestall the prosecution, diplomats said.

2008-07-16 15:00:31

Text of report in English by Rwandan radio on 16 July; subheading inserted editorially Lawmakers in the lower chamber are demanding that government comes up with a plan to develop government media with the aim of countering the influence that foreign media is having locally, RNA reports.

2008-07-16 03:00:21

THE HAGUE, Netherlands -The prosecutor for the Interna-tional Criminal Court sought an arrest warrant Monday for Sudan's president on charges of waging a campaign of genocide and rape in Darfur, a high-risk strategy that could backfire against the people in the war-torn desert region.

Word of the Day
  • The practice of two or more parties jointly purchasing all or part of a butchered cow and dividing the meat between them.
The word 'cowpooling' was formed on the model of 'carpooling'.