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2008-07-30 09:00:15

Former Bosnian Serb leader Radovan Karadzic was jailed Wednesday at a U.N. detention cell at The Hague, where he will be tried for war crimes, officials said.

2008-07-30 00:00:20

By Vesna Peric Zimonjic Police battled hardline Serbian nationalists on the streets of Belgrade last night after a demonstration protesting against the planned extradition of the former Bosnian Serb leader, Radovan Karadzic.

2008-07-29 18:00:22

HARD-line supporters of Serbian mass killer Radovan Karadzic are threatening violent chaos in Belgrade today with a huge rally in his support. The ex-president will probably still be in the country as plans to extradite him to the UN war crimes tribunal on genocide charges hit delays.

2008-07-28 00:00:19

By The Associated Press BELGRADE, Serbia (AP) - A leading Serbian newspaper reported Saturday that Radovan Karadzic's lawyer had mailed a last-minute appeal against the extradition of the former Bosnian warlord, but the lawyer later would not confirm or deny it.

2008-07-27 18:00:19

RADOVAN Karadzic's lawyer has filed a last-minute appeal against his extradition to the UN war crimes court in The Hague. His lawyer Svetozar Vujacic said he lodged the motion last night, in an apparent attempt to stall the handover of the former Serbian leader to the tribunal in Holland.

2008-07-27 00:00:19

By Vesna Peric Zimonjic BELGRADE The captured Bosnian Serb leader could turn war crimes trial into farce Radovan Karadzic's defence lawyers lodged an appeal this weekend against the former Bosnian Serb leader's extradition to the war crimes court at The Hague, but the manner in which they did so made it clear that the fugitive will do his best to turn the proceedings into a farce.

2008-07-25 21:00:17

By Dusan Stojanovic BELGRADE, Serbia - The real Dragan Dabic has emerged - and the 66- year-old construction worker was shocked Thursday to discover his identity had apparently been stolen by one of the world's most notorious war crimes suspects.

2008-07-24 06:00:25

Text of report in English by Paris-based Sudanese newspaper Sudan Tribune website on 24 July 24 July 2008 (Al-Fashir) - The US charge d'affaires, Alberto Fernandez said he was "disappointed" with the speech of the Sudanese president Umar Hasan al-Bashir that he made in Darfur.

2008-07-24 00:00:23

By The Associated Press BELGRADE, Serbia (AP) - Radovan Karadzic grew a long, white beard to conceal his identity and even managed to openly practice alternative medicine while in hiding, officials said Tuesday in revealing details of the war crimes fugitive's capture after a decade on the run.Karadzic, the wartime leader of Bosnian Serbs, was arrested Monday night in a Belgrade suburb, officials said.

2008-07-23 15:00:39

By Tom Hundley and Christine Spolar, Chicago Tribune Jul. 23--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.

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