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.

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Prosecutor Serge Brammertz presented today to the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) the Office of the Prosecutor’s (OTP) 24th completion strategy report, covering the period from 16 May to 15 November 2015.

 ICTY President Judge Carmel Agius and the Secretary-General of the United Nations Ban Ki-moon

The Secretary-General of the United Nations Ban Ki-moon yesterday met with the newly elected ICTY President Carmel Agius at the UN Headquarters in New York.

Petar Jojić, Jovo Ostojić, and Vjerica Radeta, have been charged with contempt of the Tribunal for allegedly having threatened, intimidated, offered bribes to, or otherwise interfered with two witnesses in the trial against Vojislav Šešelj and a related contempt case...

Prosecutor Serge Brammertz will be in Belgrade on 19 and 20 November, as part of preparations for his regular biyearly report to the UN Security Council (UNSC).

 I am deeply honoured to assume the Presidency of the ICTY at a crucial moment, shortly before it closes its doors. In many ways, the task of closing down the Tribunal will be as challenging as it is painful and unenviable.

ICTY webiste

The Tribunal today launched a new version of its website to ensure its work and achievements are even more accessible to the public.

Following the death of defence expert witness Mr. Dušan Dunjić last week, an autopsy was conducted by the Dutch authorities. A pathologist from Serbia was also in attendance and observed the autopsy. As a result of the autopsy it was concluded that Mr.

Amanda Bešić, International University of Sarajevo – First Place

ICTY Office of the Prosecutor (OTP) is pleased to announce the winners of the art competition organised for university students in the countries of the former Yugoslavia:

ICTY Building

An expert witness for the Defence in the case of Prosecutor v. Ratko Mladić who was expected to testify in court today, Mr. Dušan Dunjić, was found dead at his hotel by a hotel staff member and a representative of the Tribunal.

Yesterday, the permanent judges of the ICTY held an Extraordinary Plenary Session to elect the President and Vice President of the Tribunal. By acclamation, the judges elected Judge Carmel Agius, from Malta, as President of the Tribunal, and Judge Liu Daqun, from China, as...