Legacy website of the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia

Since the ICTY’s closure on 31 December 2017, the Mechanism maintains this website as part of its mission to preserve and promote the legacy of the UN International Criminal Tribunals.

 Visit the Mechanism's website.

Prosecutor Serge Brammertz meets with Carl Bildt



Press Release
(Exclusively for the use of the media. Not an official document)

The Hague, 5 March 2008


The Tribunal's Prosecutor, Serge Brammertz, held a working meeting in The Hague today with Swedish Foreign Minister, Carl Bildt. During the meeting the Prosecutor briefed the Minister on the on-going activities of the prosecution.

Carl Bildt has held several senior UN and European Union (EU) positions, including serving as the UN Secretary-General's Special Envoy for the Balkans, a position he held between 1999 and 2001. From June 1995 he was the EU's Special Envoy to the former Yugoslavia. He co-chaired the Dayton Peace Conference in November of that year and served as High Representative for Bosnia and
Herzegovina immediately following the end of the war in 1995 until 1997.