UN Court Acquits Serb Nationalist Seselj; Croatia Shocked by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS


By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

In a rare courtroom victory for a Serb defendant, a U.N. war crimes tribunal on Thursday acquitted ultranationalist politician Vojislav Seselj of atrocities and pronounced him a free man. The decision inflamed simmering tensions in the Balkans,…

Published: March 31, 2016 at 02:40AM

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Vojislav Seselj, Serbian Nationalist, Is Acquitted of Crimes Against Humanity by MARLISE SIMONS


By MARLISE SIMONS

The decision by the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia prompted a wave of outrage across the Balkans.

Published: March 31, 2016 at 09:00PM

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Croatian Prime Minister Calls Seselj’s Acquittal ‘Shameful’ by REUTERS


By REUTERS

Serbian nationalist Vojislav Seselj’s acquittal on war crimes charges was “shameful” and a defeat for the U.N. war crimes tribunal, Croatian Prime Minister Tihomir Oreskovic said on Thursday.

Published: March 31, 2016 at 03:53AM

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Serbian Radical Politician Seselj Acquitted of War Crimes by REUTERS


By REUTERS

U.N. judges on Thursday acquitted Serbian firebrand politician Vojislav Seselj of all the counts of war crimes and crimes against humanity he faced, delivering a boost to his Serbian Radical Party ahead of an election in April.

Published: March 31, 2016 at 02:38AM

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Serbian Firebrand Seselj Faces Verdict in U.N. War Crimes Trial by REUTERS


By REUTERS

U.N. judges rule on Thursday in the war crimes trial of Vojislav Seselj, a Serbian nationalist politician accused of stoking murderous ethnic hatred during the 1990s wars prompted by the break-up of federal Yugoslavia.

Published: March 30, 2016 at 03:02PM

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Tribunal Releases Journalist Held 5 Days in a Prison for War Criminals by MARLISE SIMONS


By MARLISE SIMONS

Florence Hartmann, from France, was held on a 2009 warrant for contempt of court, for writing about the confidential workings of tribunal judges.

Published: March 29, 2016 at 09:00PM

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Week After Attack, Belgium Reopens Wounds by REUTERS


By REUTERS

Manneken Pis, the cherubic little statue insouciantly relieving himself in the heart of Brussels, has become a cheeky symbol of Belgian resistance to terror in the week since suicide bombers struck the capital.

Published: March 29, 2016 at 12:15PM

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