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Ratko Mladic taken to hospital, criminal trial adjourned for dayupdated: Thu Jul 12 2012 05:35:00

Ratko Mladic, who is on trial at the International Criminal Court on charges he masterminded an army campaign to cleanse Bosnia of Croats and Muslims, was taken to the hospital Thursday as a precautionary measure, a court spokeswoman said.

Ajami: 'Massacre is a turning point'updated: Wed May 30 2012 05:33:00

Fouad Ajami and Fran Townsend discuss the violence against civilians in Syria and options for U.S. involvement

U.S. deports former Bosnian-Serb commanderupdated: Thu May 24 2012 12:22:00

A former Bosnian-Serb police commander wanted in his native country for genocide and atrocities against thousands of Bosnian Muslims was deported from the United States Wednesday, federal officials said Thursday.

'Butcher of Bosnia' shows no remorseupdated: Thu May 17 2012 02:25:00

The war crimes tribunal begins for ex-Bosnian Serb Gen. Ratko Mladic. CNN's Nic Robertson reports.

Bosnian Serb war criminal on trialupdated: Wed May 16 2012 08:00:00

A former Bosnian Serb general faces charges related to the biggest mass killing since WWII. Nic Robertson reports.

Ratko Mladic: Brutal villain to many, hero to othersupdated: Wed May 16 2012 08:00:00

Ratko Mladic, the former Bosnian Serb army commander who went on trial Wednesday for crimes against humanity, is a notorious name synonymous with the dissolution of Yugoslavia, the Balkan wars of the 1990s and the bloody assaults on Sarajevo and Srebrenica.

Ratko Mladic: Bosnian Serb commander turned fugitiveupdated: Wed May 16 2012 03:50:00

Ratko Mladic, the former Bosnian Serb army commander wanted for crimes against humanity, is a notorious name synonymous with the dissolution of Yugoslavia, the Balkan wars of the 1990s and the bloody assaults on Sarajevo and Srebrenica.

'Sniper Alley' McDonald's shows change in Bosniaupdated: Thu Apr 12 2012 08:59:00

Although the war in Bosnia began on April 6,1992, my involvement in the conflict didn't start until July 23, when CNN photojournalist Margaret Moth was shot by a sniper and nearly killed.

Remembering the Sarajevo conflictupdated: Thu Apr 12 2012 08:59:00

CNN's Nic Robertson shows the memorial that took place and shares his own remembrances of covering the conflict.

1994: Amanpour questions Bill Clintonupdated: Thu Apr 05 2012 17:35:00

At at CNN forum in 1994, Christiane Amanpour questioned then-President Bill Clinton's policy 'flip-flops' in Bosnia.

Opinion: Bosnia's lesson for Syrian slaughterupdated: Thu Apr 05 2012 17:35:00

Twenty years ago, April 5, 1992, Suada Dilberovic and Olga Sucic were shot and killed in Sarajevo. They were the shots heard around the world and they started the Bosnian War.

Tragic 'Romeo and Juliet' offers Bosnia hopeupdated: Thu Apr 05 2012 12:10:00

Two families scarred by the Bosnian war -- and joined by the memories of a couple who dared to love across the ethnic divide -- have the same message of peace as the nation marks the 20th anniversary of the conflict.

Sarajevo's 'Romeo and Juliet'updated: Thu Apr 05 2012 12:10:00

Nic Robertson reports on a young couple killed by sniper fire trying to escape Sarajevo's ethnic warfare 20 years ago.

Last-gasp own goal hands Brazil friendly victory over Bosniaupdated: Tue Feb 28 2012 17:26:00

A last-gasp own goal from Sasa Papac handed five-time World champions Brazil a 2-1 victory over Bosnia in an international friendly in Switzerland.

Eastern Europe scrambles to deal with brutal winterupdated: Tue Feb 07 2012 05:49:00

Eastern Europe remained in the grip of brutal cold and deep snows Tuesday, with authorities in Ukraine, the hardest-hit country, scrambling to help thousands of people whose lives are at risk due to the weather.

Bosnian Serb war criminal recaptured after years on the run updated: Sun Jan 22 2012 06:33:00

Bosnian police have recaptured a former member of Serb paramilitary forces who escaped from prison nearly five years ago, authorities said.

Angelina Jolie's film bears witness to rape in warupdated: Wed Jan 04 2012 12:24:00

Tales of war leave out half the story much of the time:

Ronaldo nets double as Portugal book Euro 2012 passageupdated: Tue Nov 22 2011 08:57:00

Cristiano Ronaldo scored twice as Portugal beat 10-man Bosnia-Herzegovina 6-2 on Tuesday to qualify for the Euro 2012 finals. Jonathan Wilson: Euro 2012 playoffs review: Portugal-Bosnia in the balanceupdated: Mon Nov 14 2011 09:47:00

Summing up the state of affairs as we enter the second leg of the 2012 Euro playoffs: Jonathan Wilson: Susic's Bosnic squad a unifying force among old divisionsupdated: Tue Nov 08 2011 12:33:00

The smell of wood smoke hangs pungent in the early morning mist. As the cafe owners set up for the day, and old men, huddled against the cold, begin another session of backgammon in the courtyard of the mosque, the call of the muezzin echoes through the cobbled streets. On a corner on the square in front of the national library, a stall-holder sets out his wares. He has green Wolfsburg shirts, but today is not a day for club soccer. He slides hangers through the necks of two blue Bosnia shirts and hooks them over the rail that holds up the canopy over his stall. The back of each shirt is to the square so you can see the name and number. The left reads "Dzeko;" the right "Misimovic": Muslim and Serb side by side.

Man fires shots at U.S. Embassy in Bosniaupdated: Fri Oct 28 2011 14:28:00

A man armed with an automatic weapon fired shots at the U.S. Embassy in Sarajevo on Friday, hitting a police officer before authorities shot and wounded him, U.S. and local authorities said.

Portugal handed tough Euro 2012 playoffs drawupdated: Thu Oct 13 2011 10:17:00

Portugal will face Bosnia and Herzegovina for a place in Euro 2012 after the pair were drawn together in the playoffs to reach the finals in Poland and Ukraine next year.

Court: Bosnia Serb genocide suspect faces health problemsupdated: Tue Oct 11 2011 05:49:00

Bosnian Serb genocide suspect Ratko Mladic is suffering health problems, the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia said Tuesday.

Bosnia's war victims find relief at Mladic's captureupdated: Thu May 26 2011 21:37:00

Robert Samija can't forget the date: April 16, 1993.

FIFA step in to reform Bosnia and Herzegovina federationupdated: Wed Apr 13 2011 11:56:00

FIFA appointed a normalization committee on Tuesday aimed at reforming the currently suspended Bosnia and Herzegovina Football Federation (FFBH).

Bosnia and Herzegovina hit with international banupdated: Fri Apr 01 2011 13:01:00

Bosnia and Herzegovina were suspended from international football Friday in a row over the presidency of their football federation.

Arm the Libyan rebels to fight Gadhafiupdated: Thu Mar 24 2011 07:16:00

The no-fly zone and air strikes on military targets of the Gadhafi regime bear close parallels to events in Bosnia in autumn, 1995, when NATO air strikes and the threat of further attacks halted the Bosnian Serb military onslaught against Bosnian Muslim targets.

Richard Holbrooke's impactupdated: Tue Dec 14 2010 13:58:00

CNN's Nic Robertson reports on what Richard Holbrooke's death may mean for Afghanistan and Pakistan.

Bosnia's progress a tribute to Holbrookeupdated: Tue Dec 14 2010 08:32:00

Richard Holbrooke believed in Bosnia. As we mourn his passing, we also mark the 15th anniversary of the signing of the Dayton Peace Accords, the agreement that culminated his efforts in the Balkans.

Holbrooke a 'team player'updated: Tue Dec 14 2010 02:00:00

Peter Galbraith talks about the diplomatic legacy of Richard Holbrooke.

Corruption sweep in Bosnia and Herzegovina snares public officialsupdated: Sat Dec 11 2010 17:47:00

Prosecutors in Bosnia and Herzegovina announced a large-scale crackdown on corruption on Saturday that included the arrest of 30 people, including public officials and police.

7 tips for villa rentalsupdated: Fri Sep 10 2010 11:10:00

Thinking of renting a villa for your next vacation? There are seven things you should consider before booking your vacation spot.

Bodies found on lake's shore may be missing Bosnian Muslimsupdated: Fri Aug 13 2010 10:26:00

As many as 50 bodies discovered on the shores of a lake at the border of Serbia and Bosnia-Herzegovina may be those of Bosnian Muslims who disappeared from a nearby village in the 1990s, officials said.

Ex-prosecutor: Accused war criminals use trials to appeal to fringeupdated: Thu Apr 15 2010 23:57:00

A top former international prosecutor has said that Serb leaders who face war crimes trials often use the proceedings to try to enhance their reputations among "fringe groups." Angelina Jolie's Goodwill Visit to Bosniaupdated: Tue Apr 06 2010 15:28:00

The UNHCR Goodwill Ambassador tours the war-torn country to spotlight the plight of the refugees

Football stars held in Turkish match-fixing probeupdated: Thu Mar 25 2010 08:01:00

Turkish police have swooped to detain 46 people as part of a widespread investigation into match-fixing in European football.

Fearless to the end: Remembering Margaret Mothupdated: Mon Mar 22 2010 17:25:00

Simply put, Margaret Moth made an impression.

Former Bosnian leader released on bail in Londonupdated: Thu Mar 11 2010 09:11:00

The former vice president of Bosnia was freed on bail Thursday, three days after being arrested in London on an extradition request from Serbia, spokespeople for the court and prosecutors said.

Nic Robertson: Same old Karadzicupdated: Wed Mar 03 2010 13:17:00

Former Bosnian Serb leader Radovan Karadzic finally took the stand Monday at the U.N.'s international tribunal at The Hague to defend himself against genocide charges stemming from the 1992-1995 Bosnian conflict.

Bosnian leader: 'Ethnic cleansing' continues 15 years after warupdated: Tue Mar 02 2010 09:31:00

As the genocide trial of former Bosnian Serb Leader Radovan Karadzic resumed Monday in the Netherlands, a member of Bosnia-Herzegovina's rotating presidency said that, in effect, "ethnic cleansing" continues -- 15 years after a brutal civil war there ended.

Former Bosnian vice president arrestedupdated: Mon Mar 01 2010 19:48:00

The former vice president of Bosnia was arrested Monday in London on a request from Serbia, where he is wanted for conspiracy to murder and breach of the Geneva Convention.

Court says Bosnian constitution discriminatoryupdated: Wed Dec 23 2009 10:56:00

Bosnia's constitution violates European human rights law by banning Jews, Roma and other ethnic minorities from running for president or the upper chamber of Parliament, the European Court of Human Rights ruled.

War on women in Congoupdated: Sat Oct 24 2009 07:47:00

I write today on behalf of countless V-Day activists worldwide, and in solidarity with my many Congolese sisters and brothers who demand justice and an end to rape and war.

A vicious war on women in Congoupdated: Sat Oct 24 2009 07:44:00

I write today on behalf of countless V-Day activists worldwide, and in solidarity with my many Congolese sisters and brothers who demand justice and an end to rape and war.

Quartet confirmed as European playoffs seedsupdated: Fri Oct 16 2009 10:03:00

France, Portugal, Russia and Greece have been confirmed as the seeded teams for Monday's World Cup European playoff draw.

Commentary: War on women in Congoupdated: Mon May 18 2009 15:40:00

I write today on behalf of countless V-Day activists worldwide, and in solidarity with my many Congolese sisters and brothers who demand justice and an end to rape and war.

Spain march on with fifth straight winupdated: Sun Mar 29 2009 12:05:00

Euro 2008 champions Spain took another giant step towards World Cup qualification with a 1-0 home win over Turkey in Madrid.

'Truth does not set you free'updated: Wed Dec 10 2008 12:41:00

A child of Holocaust survivors, author Leon Wieseltier talks about the world's response to genocide with CNN's Christiane Amanpour.

Voices of hope in the face of evilupdated: Wed Dec 10 2008 12:41:00

No one teaches reporters how to cover a war, much less wars that include genocide. Most of us rely on the wisdom of experienced colleagues and a lot of on-the-job training.

Peace broker hails progressupdated: Wed Dec 10 2008 12:40:00

Richard Holbrooke, who helped brokered peace in Bosnia, tells CNN's Christiane Amanpour how far the country has come.

Color, hope return to war-ravaged cityupdated: Wed Dec 10 2008 12:40:00

Markale market is awash in the lush oranges, reds, greens and yellows of fresh fruit and vegetables. But 16 years ago, when the Bosnian war broke out, produce disappeared from the stalls of Sarajevo, and some days the only color was blood red.

'Bombs for peace' after slaughter in Bosniaupdated: Wed Dec 10 2008 12:38:00

Richard Holbrooke first visited Bosnia in 1992 as a private citizen.

Ethnic cleansing in Banja Lukaupdated: Wed Dec 10 2008 12:38:00

Richard Holbrooke returns to Bosnia with CNN's Christiane Amanpour and recalls vivid memories from 1992.

They killed their neighbors: genocide's foot soldiersupdated: Wed Dec 10 2008 12:36:00

Adolf Hitler, Pol Pot, Slobodan Milosevic. They are household names, infamous for masterminding genocide. But who were the foot soldiers who did the dirty work?

Karadzic appeal not received by courtupdated: Mon Jul 28 2008 12:23:00

Court officials in Belgrade have not received an appeal preventing the extradition of former Bosnian Serb President Radovan Karadzic.

Painful history for Bosniaupdated: Thu Jul 24 2008 04:09:00

"Slaughterhouse" author David Rieff talks about why people should not forget former Serb President Radovan Karadzic.

Karadzic: Psychiatrist-turned 'Butcher of Bosnia'updated: Tue Jul 22 2008 07:27:00

Radovan Karadzic, whose Interpol charges listed "flamboyant behavior" as a distinguishing characteristic, was a practicing psychiatrist who came to be nicknamed the "Butcher of Bosnia." Karadzic's Arrest Comes Too Lateupdated: Tue Jul 22 2008 07:00:00

Analysis: The arrest of Bosnian war criminal Radovan Karadzic underscores the West's inability to stop genocide

Bosnia-Herzegovina: Antidote to Croatia's tourist crowdsupdated: Thu May 08 2008 15:24:00

These days Croatia's Dalmatian Coast is inundated with tourists -- and understandably so. But after a visit to Dubrovnik, the "Pearl of the Adriatic," I'm in the mood for a good Balkan adventure and decide to drive directly inland ... to Bosnia-Herzegovina.

Hillary to Bill: Knock it off on Bosniaupdated: Fri Apr 11 2008 19:59:00

Sen. Hillary Clinton wants her husband to quit talking about her trip to Bosnia in 1996, the former president said Friday.

Clinton pokes fun at herselfupdated: Fri Apr 11 2008 19:59:00

Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton makes fun of her Bosnia comments on NBC's Jay Leno Thursday night.

Clinton 'misspeaks' on Bosniaupdated: Wed Mar 26 2008 15:38:00

Sen. Hillary Clinton's says she misspoke about dangers she faced in Bosnia. CNN's Dan Lothian reports

Clinton sniper 'misstatement'updated: Tue Mar 25 2008 20:00:00

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton backpedals from comments about landing under sniper fire in Bosnia.

Clinton says she 'misspoke' about sniper fireupdated: Tue Mar 25 2008 20:00:00

Sen. Hillary Clinton said she "misspoke" last week when she gave a dramatic description of her arrival in Bosnia 12 years ago, recounting a landing under sniper fire.

Balkans wars: 18,000 still missingupdated: Thu Aug 30 2007 07:06:00

Nearly 18,000 people are still missing from the ethnic wars fought in the former Yugoslavia in the 1990s, the International Committee of the Red Cross said Thursday.

Bosnian Serb jailed for war crimesupdated: Fri Aug 24 2007 00:17:00

The Bosnian war crimes chamber sentenced a Bosnian Serb former paramilitary on Friday to 12 years in prison for the persecution, detention and torture of Muslims in eastern Bosnia early in the 1992-95 war.

Violence mars Sarajevo thrillerupdated: Wed Aug 22 2007 05:29:00

Croatia beat Bosnia 5-3 in an entertaining friendly on Wednesday, although the game was marred by crowd trouble before and during the match.

Flares halt Bosnia's tie in Norwayupdated: Sun Mar 25 2007 04:35:00

Norway and Bosnia are likely to face punishment from UEFA after their Group C qualifier was marred by crowd trouble on Saturday.

UK to withdraw troops from Bosniaupdated: Thu Mar 01 2007 08:55:00

Britain is withdrawing more than 600 troops from Bosnia and Herzegovina, a move that basically ends 15 years of a "continuous UK military presence" in the Balkan country, the Defense Ministry said on Thursday.

Bosnia FA sack all their coaches updated: Sat Nov 04 2006 08:03:00

The Bosnian FA (NFSBIH) has dismissed national team coach Blaz Sliskovic and the coaches of all its other representative sides after a poor start to the Euro 2008 qualifying campaign.

Beslija, Music out of Bosnia squadupdated: Mon Sep 25 2006 12:00:00

Bosnia coach Blaz Sliskovic has dropped Hearts midfielder Mirsad Beslija and Torino left-back Vedin Music from the squad to face Moldova and Greece in next month's Euro 2008 Group C qualifiers.

Bosnia coach Sliskovic quits postupdated: Thu Sep 07 2006 05:14:00

Bosnia coach Blaz Sliskovic has resigned after his team's home 3-1 defeat to Hungary in a Euro 2008 qualifier, the Bosnian media reported on Thursday.

Faubert snatches a win for Franceupdated: Wed Aug 16 2006 17:33:00

Julien Faubert scored a late goal Wednesday to give France a 2-1 win over Bosnia-Herzegovina in a friendly -- France's first match since losing to Italy in the World Cup final.

Milosevic: Architect of Balkans carnageupdated: Sat Mar 11 2006 08:14:00

Former Serbian strongman Slobodan Milosevic was regarded as the chief architect of the carnage unleashed during the breakup of Yugoslavia.

Bosnia boss Sliskovic extends dealupdated: Wed Jan 25 2006 11:35:00

Bosnia national coach Blaz Sliskovic will extend his contract for two years to 2008, association (NSBIH) spokeswoman Slavica Pecikoza said on Wednesday.

Police search near Mladic hideoutupdated: Wed Jan 18 2006 06:57:00

Bosnian Serb police said on Wednesday they launched a dawn search in a mountainous region of eastern Bosnia often reported to be a hideout of top Bosnian Serb war crimes suspect Ratko Mladic.

Defender Dragutinovic is big doubtupdated: Mon Oct 03 2005 09:13:00

Sevilla defender Ivica Dragutinovic is set to miss Serbia & Montenegro's World Cup qualifiers against Lithuania and Bosnia after suffereing an injury at the weekend.

Liverpool are seeded in qualifiersupdated: Tue Jun 21 2005 05:59:00

European champions Liverpool will be seeded in the first qualifying round of next season's tournament which gets underway in three weeks' time.

Spanish inquest into Bosnian upsetupdated: Thu Jun 09 2005 04:42:00

Spain coach Luis Aragones criticized his players in the aftermath of their shock 1-1 home draw against lowly Bosnia-Herzegovina in World Cup qualifying.

CSKA's Rahimic wins Bosnia chanceupdated: Mon May 23 2005 12:44:00

Bosnia coach Blaz Sliskovic has called up uncapped CSKA Moscow midfielder Elvir Rahimic for the World Cup European Group Seven ties away to San Marino on June 4 and Spain four days later.

Group seven leaders grind out drawupdated: Wed Mar 30 2005 16:50:00

Spain's World Cup qualifying hopes are in the balance after being held to a goalless draw by Group Seven rivals Serbia and Montenegro in Belgrade.

Lithuania hopes dealt a big knockupdated: Wed Mar 30 2005 15:56:00

Marius Stankevicius scored the equalizer in the 61st minute Wednesday to help Lithuania earn a 1-1 draw with host Bosnia in a European World Cup qualifier.

EU takes over Bosnia peacekeepingupdated: Thu Dec 02 2004 06:53:00

The European Union has formally taken over peacekeeping duties in Bosnia and Herzegovina, replacing NATO's Stabilization Force.

ICRC: 17,000 missing in Bosniaupdated: Thu Nov 25 2004 13:55:00

The International Committee of the Red Cross said Thursday almost 17,000 people are still missing in Bosnia and Herzegovina 10 years after the end of the Bosnian conflict.

Spain struggle to a draw in Bosniaupdated: Wed Sep 08 2004 14:42:00

Spain were fortunate to take a point from their opening World Cup qualifier when they scraped a barely deserved 1-1 draw with Bosnia in a Group Seven match in Zenica.

Timeline: The Milosevic yearsupdated: Tue Aug 31 2004 10:33:00

THE HAGUE, Netherlands -- Slobodan Milosevic is on trial at the U.N. war crimes tribunal in The Hague on charges of masterminding ethnic cleansing in the former Yugoslavia.

Mladic in Serb borders - leaderupdated: Fri Aug 20 2004 09:05:00

War crimes fugitive Ratko Mladic is believed to be holed up in the border regions of Serbia and Bosnia, Serbia's pro-Western president is reported to have said.

New-look France draw with Bosniansupdated: Wed Aug 18 2004 17:27:00

A new-look France side, shorn by the retirements of several players after Euro 2004, were held to a disappointing 1-1 draw by Bosnia.

Powell, in Bosnia, urges war crimes arrestsupdated: Sat Jul 31 2004 12:43:00

U.S. Secretary of State Colin Powell called on Bosnians on Saturday to enact reforms and to arrest former Bosnian Serb leaders accused of war crimes.

Ex-Bosnian Ambassador out on bailupdated: Tue Jul 27 2004 20:35:00

Bosnia's former Ambassador to the United Nations, who is fighting extradition in an embezzlement investigation, has been released from prison after posting $6 million bail.

Symbolic Mostar bridge reopensupdated: Fri Jul 23 2004 05:00:00

The city of Mostar, a symbol like Sarajevo of the bloody end of Yugoslavia, is celebrating the reopening of its rebuilt 16th century bridge that some hope can help reconcile Muslims and Croats.

NATO mounts searches in Bosniaupdated: Thu Jul 01 2004 03:26:00

NATO troops have carried out searches in Bosnia's Serb Republic a day after the West's peace envoy sacked 60 senior Serb officials for failure to arrest top war crimes fugitive Radovan Karadzic.

Bosnian Serbs sacked over Karadzicupdated: Wed Jun 30 2004 06:57:00

The U.N. High Representative to Bosnia Wednesday sacked 60 high-level Serb officials because they failed to arrest suspected war criminals, calling their lack of action a "sustained, long-term, gross refusal."

Karadzic arrest 'imminent'updated: Tue Jun 29 2004 18:57:00

Chief U.N. war crimes prosecutor for the former Yugoslavia, Carla Del Ponte, says she is optimistic that former Bosnian Serb leader Radovan Karadzic will be in custody by the end of the day Wednesday.

Macedonian president's body foundupdated: Fri Feb 27 2004 00:44:00

Rescuers have recovered the body of Macedonia's president and eight others killed in a plane crash in a remote and mountainous region of Bosnia, a NATO spokesman has said.

NATO troops launch manhunt in Bosniaupdated: Sat Jan 10 2004 15:12:00

NATO forces launched a "large-scale operation" Saturday morning in Bosnia to hunt for a wanted war crimes suspect, according to a spokesman with the NATO Stabilization Force.

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