Judge Mohamed Shahabuddeen, Presiding
Judge Lal Chand Vohrah
Judge Rafael Nieto-Navia
Judge Patricia Wald
Judge Fausto Pocar

Mr. Hans Holthuis

Order of:
14 February 2001







Counsel for the Prosecutor:

Mr. Upawansa Yapa

Counsel for Goran Jelisic:

Mr William Clegg

Mr. Jovan Babic


THE APPEALS CHAMBER of the International Tribunal for the Prosecution of Persons Responsible for Serious Violations of International Humanitarian Law Committed in the Territory of the Former Yugoslavia since 1991 ("the International Tribunal");

NOTING the "Prosecution’s Notice of Appeal", filed by the Prosecution on 21 October 1999, the "Notice of Cross-Appeal", filed by the Counsel for Goran Jelisic on 26 October 1999, the "Notice of Appeal", filed by the Counsel for Goran Jelisic on 15 December 1999 and the briefs subsequently filed by the parties;

NOTING the "Scheduling Order", issued by the Appeals Chamber on 30 January 2001;

PURSUANT to Rule 107 and Rule 114 of the Rules of Procedure and Evidence of the International Tribunal ("the Rules");

HEREBY ORDERS the following:

  1. the oral hearing of the appeals will commence at 9.30 a.m. on Thursday 22 February 2001 and will continue, if necessary, on Friday 23 February 2001;
  2. the appeal by the Prosecutor will be heard first. The appeal by the cross-appellant will follow;
  3. each of the parties is granted a maximum of 2 hours for the presentation of the arguments, 2 hours for the response, and 30 minutes for the reply.


Done in English and French, the English text being authoritative.

Judge Mohamed Shahabuddeen
Presiding Judge

Dated this fourteenth day of February 2001
At The Hague,
The Netherlands.

[Seal of the Tribunal]