04 October 2004 by Arnoud Grellier

The sensitive issue of cooperation between Serbia and the ICTY is on the agenda in a meeting on 4 October between the prosecutor of the International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia (ICTY) Carla del Ponte and Serbian president Boris Tadic, accompanied by his prime minister Vojislav Kostunika. Del Ponte's arrival in Belgrade on 1 October coincides with mounting pressure from the international community for Serbia to do more in its power to hand over war criminals, including the ICTY's most wanted fugitive, Ratko Mladic.

19 December 2005 by -

On December 12, the War Crimes court in Belgrade found fourteen former Serb militia members guilty of the murder of approximately 260 Croat civilians at the Ovcara farm in Vukovar. The sentences range from 5 to 20 years. This ruling is considered to be the most serious sentence handed down by the Serbian War Crimes Court for crimes committed against non-Serbs. Three other people are currently standing trial before the ICTY for the same crimes in Ovcara.