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Boy in 1995 Ratko Mladic video looks back

May 31, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

The video horrified the world: a grinning Ratko Mladic patting a young Muslim boy on the head and assuring him everyone in the Srebrenica area would be safe just hours before overseeing the murder of 8,000 men and boys. Continue Reading

Thousands rally in Serbia to protest Mladic arrest

May 29, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Thousands of demonstrators sang nationalist songs and carried banners honoring jailed former Bosnian Serb army commander Ratko Mladic on Sunday as they poured into the street outside Serbia’s parliament to demand the release of the war-crimes suspect, whom they consider a hero. Continue Reading

Serbian police: Accused war criminal Mladic was nabbed in routine raid

May 27, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

t was the first visit to the village by police who have been conducting similar operations throughout Serbia for years in the hunt for Ratko Mladic, the officials said. Charged by the U.N. war crimes court with genocide, crimes against humanity and war crimes, Mladic was last seen in public in January 2006. Continue Reading