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Appeals Chamber upholds convictions of five senior Bosnian Serb officials for Srebrenica and Žepa crimes
30 January 2015

Today, the Appeals Chamber issued its Judgement in the Popović et al. case, concerning five senior Bosnian Serbian military officials for crimes perpetrated by Bosnian Serb forces in July 1995, following the takeover of the protected areas...

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ICTY Press Briefing
28 January 2015

On Friday, 30 January, the Appeals Chamber will render its judgment in the Popović and others case at 10a.m. in Courtroom I. The case involves five high-ranking Bosnian Serb military officials convicted in June 2010 of a range of crimes committed in 1995...

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Tribunal Begins Transfer of Judicial Records to MICT
27 January 2015

The International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY) began today the handover of judicial records to the Mechanism for International Criminal Tribunals (MICT). John Hocking, in his capacity as ICTY Registrar, certified as accurate and complete...

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Media accreditation now open for the Appeals Judgement in the case of Vujadin Popović and others
23 January 2015

The Appeals Chamber Judgement in the case of Vujadin Popović and others is scheduled to be rendered on Friday, 30 January at 10:00 am in courtroom I. The Appeals case involves five high-ranking Bosnian Serb military officials convicted in June 2010 of a range of crimes committed...

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Tribunal extends agreement on Detention Facilities and Services with The Netherlands
14 January 2015

The Tribunal’s Registrar John Hocking and the General Director of the Custodial Institutions Agency of The Netherlands, Peter Hennephof, today signed an extension of the Agreement on Detention Facilities and Services between the United Nations...

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ICTY Weekly Press Briefing - 14 January 2015
14 January 2015

Welcome to our first press briefing of 2015. I’d like to wish you all a very happy new year. On 23 December, the Tribunal made public the decision issued by the President on 10 November granting early release to Zoran Žigić...

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Tribunal completes third phase of its Youth Outreach Project
7 January 2015

The Outreach Programme of the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY) recently completed the third phase of its high school and university presentations on the Tribunal’s mandate and achievements, which involved a total of 2,332 students across the region of the former Yugoslavia...

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Completion Strategy Report: Prosecutor Brammertz’s address before the United Nations Security Council
10 December 2014

Prosecutor Serge Brammertz addressed the Security Council today, presenting the 22nd report by the Office of the Prosecutor (OTP) on the progress towards the completion of its mandate. In his address Prosecutor Brammertz provided an update on the current status...

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President Meron updates the UN Security Council on the completion strategy
10 December 2014

The Tribunal’s President, Judge Theodor Meron, today updated the United Nations Security Council on the progress being made by the ICTY towards the completion of its mandate. The President began his address by updating the Security Council...

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ICTY Weekly Press Briefing - 10 December 2014
10 December 2014

Welcome to the last press briefing before the court’s winter recess which begins on Monday 22 December. Proceedings resume on Monday 12 January. I’ll begin with developments in the case of Radovan Karadžić. Last Tuesday 2 December in a public redacted version...

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ICTY Weekly Press Briefing - 19 November 2014
19 November 2014

I’ll turn straight to an update on the upcoming courtroom schedule.
The Appeals Judgement in the case of Vujadin Popović and others has been scheduled for 30 January 2015 at 10:00am. ...

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Prosecutor Serge Brammertz on Mission to the Region
12 November 2014

As part of preparations for his regular six-month completion strategy report to the UN Security Council, Prosecutor Serge Brammertz will in the coming days travel to Sarajevo and Belgrade to discuss the cooperation of Bosnia and Herzegovina and Serbia with the ICTY...

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President Meron congratulates the ICTR on 20th anniversary
7 November 2014

ICTY and MICT President Theodor Meron today offered his congratulations to the ICTY’s sister tribunal, the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda (ICTR), on the 20th anniversary of its creation...

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Mladić Prosecution allowed to reopen its case-in-chief to present evidence from Tomašica mass grave
23 October 2014

The Trial Chamber in the case of Ratko Mladić granted today the Prosecution’s motion to reopen its case to present recently discovered evidence regarding the Tomašica mass grave in the Prijedor municipality, Bosnia and Herzegovina (BiH)...

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