Bosnia http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/19481/all en Opinion: Has Libya become the next Bosnia? http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/opinion/110316/libya-bosnia-muammar-gaddafi-robert-mugabe <p> On the surface, Bosnia and Libya don&#39;t have much in common, but both have a clear right and wrong.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/opinion/110316/libya-bosnia-muammar-gaddafi-robert-mugabe" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Africa Arab Spring Bosnia Dictators Libya Muammar Gaddafi Robert Mugabe United Nations World Leaders Conflict Zones Diplomacy France Europe Germany Middle East Opinion Zimbabwe United Kingdom Wed, 16 Mar 2011 16:20:46 +0000 Michael Goldfarb 5631137 at http://www.globalpost.com War crimes fugitive Ratko Mladic arrested in Serbia (VIDEO) http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/110526/ratko-mladic-arrested-serbia-bosnia-war-crimes-video <p> Mladic, a former Bosnian general accused of orchestrating the Srebrenica massacre, had been on the run for a decade.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/110526/ratko-mladic-arrested-serbia-bosnia-war-crimes-video" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Bosnia Serbia Diplomacy War Europe Thu, 26 May 2011 13:33:00 +0000 News Desk 5647495 at http://www.globalpost.com Serbs in shock over Ratko Mladic's arrest http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/110526/ratko-mladic-arrest-serbian-reaction <p> BELGRADE &mdash; The reaction to Mladic&#39;s arrest shows that many Serbs hang on to old grievances.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/110526/ratko-mladic-arrest-serbian-reaction" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Bosnia Serbia Conflict Zones War Europe Thu, 26 May 2011 21:02:00 +0000 Sasa Milosevic 5647592 at http://www.globalpost.com EU leaders euphoric over Mladic arrest http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/110526/serbia-ratko-mladic-arrest-eu-membership <p> BRUSSELS &mdash; Official after European Union official rushed before cameras to offer Serbia congratulations.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/110526/serbia-ratko-mladic-arrest-eu-membership" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BeNeLux Bosnia Serbia World Leaders Diplomacy War Europe Fri, 27 May 2011 01:40:38 +0000 Teri Schultz 5647659 at http://www.globalpost.com Thousands of Serbian nationalists protest arrest of Mladic (VIDEO) http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/110529/thousands-protest-arrest-ratko-mladic-serbia-video <p> In Mladic&#39;s Bosnian hometown of Kalinovik, thousands of of protesters waved posters of Mladic and accused Serbian President Boris Tadic, who ordered Mladic&#39;s arrest, of treason.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/110529/thousands-protest-arrest-ratko-mladic-serbia-video" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Bosnia Serbia The Hague United Nations Europe Politics Mon, 30 May 2011 01:08:18 +0000 News Desk 5648128 at http://www.globalpost.com Ratko Mladic appears at war crimes tribunal (UPDATES) (VIDEO) http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/110603/ratko-mladic-war-crimes-tribunal-video <p> Mladic appeared before judges at the United Nations war crimes tribunal on charges he masterminded the massacre of 8,000 Muslim men and boys in Srebrenica in 1995 and for his connection to the 43-month siege of Sarajevo from 1992 to 1995.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/110603/ratko-mladic-war-crimes-tribunal-video" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Bosnia Ratko Mladic Serbia Europe Fri, 03 Jun 2011 06:47:00 +0000 News Desk 5648972 at http://www.globalpost.com Opinion: Learning compassion from Srebrenica survivors http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/opinion/110722/ratko-mladic-srebrenica-goran-hadzic <p> Ratko Mladic, general of the Bosnian Serb forces, orchestrated the massacre at Srebrenica. In early July, he was dismissed from court on his second day before a judge.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/opinion/110722/ratko-mladic-srebrenica-goran-hadzic" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Bosnia Ratko Mladic War Europe Opinion Fri, 22 Jul 2011 20:19:31 +0000 Swanee Hunt 5671252 at http://www.globalpost.com Momcilo Perisic, former Serbian general, convicted of war crimes http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/110906/momcilo-perisic-serbian-general-convicted-war-crimes <p> The tribunal ruled that Perisic provided crucial military aid to forces responsible for the infamous Srebrenica massacre as well as a shelling and sniping campaign against Sarajevo. Some 8,000 Muslim men and boys were massacred in Srebrenica in 1995.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/110906/momcilo-perisic-serbian-general-convicted-war-crimes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Bosnia Serbia Conflict Zones Europe Tue, 06 Sep 2011 16:56:17 +0000 News Desk 5674745 at http://www.globalpost.com Sarajevo: US embassy attacked by suspected radical Islamist gunman (VIDEO) http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/111028/sarajevo-us-embassy-attacked-suspected-radical-islamist-gunman <p> The man is a suspected radical Islamist and has been identified as a member of the Wahhabi branch of Islam.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/111028/sarajevo-us-embassy-attacked-suspected-radical-islamist-gunman" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Bosnia Europe Fri, 28 Oct 2011 16:37:00 +0000 Hanna Ingber 5679567 at http://www.globalpost.com Sarajevo US embassy attack: 15 Islamists arrested in Serbia http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/111029/sarajevo-us-embassy-attack-15-islamists-arrested-serbia <p> Police in Serbia say they arrested 15 people early Saturday, the day after a gunman with suspected links to a radical Islamist group opened fire on the U.S. embassy in Sarajevo, Bosnia.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/111029/sarajevo-us-embassy-attack-15-islamists-arrested-serbia" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Bosnia Islam Serbia Americas Europe Sat, 29 Oct 2011 11:46:00 +0000 News Desk 5679623 at http://www.globalpost.com Freezing weather kills more than 60 in eastern Europe http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/120131/freezing-weather-60-killed-eastern-europe <br /> Temperatures have fallen as low as -33 degrees Celsius in parts of Ukraine, -31 in Bosnia and -30 in Poland, Romania and Bulgaria.<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/120131/freezing-weather-60-killed-eastern-europe" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Bosnia Bulgaria Romania Serbia Slovakia Ukraine Europe Germany Poland Tue, 31 Jan 2012 18:18:00 +0000 Jessica Phelan 5689708 at http://www.globalpost.com Death toll in Eastern Europe rises as big freeze continues http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/120202/death-toll-eastern-european-rises-big-freeze-continues <p> &ldquo;We are barely coping,&quot; says Bosnian villager, Radenka Jeftovic</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/120202/death-toll-eastern-european-rises-big-freeze-continues" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Bosnia Bulgaria Europe Hungary Romania Serbia Ukraine Europe Poland Thu, 02 Feb 2012 10:08:00 +0000 Hélène Hofman 5690012 at http://www.globalpost.com Bosnian woman jailed for wartime killings http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/120430/bosnian-woman-jailed-wartime-killings <p> Rasema Handanovic has become the first woman to be convicted in Bosnia for crimes committed during the ethnic conflict that ensued after the breakup of the Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/120430/bosnian-woman-jailed-wartime-killings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Bosnia War Europe Mon, 30 Apr 2012 20:54:16 +0000 Luke Browne 5702608 at http://www.globalpost.com Chatter: 'Butcher of Bosnia' on trial http://www.globalpost.com/dispatches/globalpost-blogs/chatter/chatter-butcher-bosnia-trial Former Bosnian Serb general Ratko Mladic went on trial today in The Hague.&nbsp;</p> <p> Mladic is accused of genocide and crimes against humanity during the Bosnian War of the 1990s, including the alleged orchestration of the Srebrenica massacre.<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatches/globalpost-blogs/chatter/chatter-butcher-bosnia-trial" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Bosnia crimes against humanity genocide justice War Europe Chatter Wed, 16 May 2012 10:18:00 +0000 Jessica Phelan 5704408 at http://www.globalpost.com Ratko Mladic trial suspended indefinitely due to prosecution's errors http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/120517/ratko-mladic-trial-suspended-indefinitely Proceedings against the former Bosnian Serb army commander, who is accused of crimes against humanity and genocide during the Bosnian War of the 1990s, could be held up for months.<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/120517/ratko-mladic-trial-suspended-indefinitely" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Bosnia Former Yugoslavia genocide Serbia war crimes War Europe Thu, 17 May 2012 14:40:00 +0000 Jessica Phelan 5704581 at http://www.globalpost.com