IndexMundi Home

Yugoslavia News Headlines

Croatia extradites ex-spy to Germany
BERLIN (AP) — A former top spy in Yugoslavia's feared secret service has been extradited to Germany, where he is wanted in connection with murder of a political dissident 31 years ago.(4/17/2014 2:16:57 PM)
Croatia extradites ex-spy to Germany over dissident's 1983 murder
A former top spy in Yugoslavia's feared secret service has been extradited to Germany, where he is wanted in connection with murder of a political dissident 31 years ago.(4/17/2014 3:11:32 PM)
Russia uses 1999 NATO bombing in media war over Crimea
By Steve Gutterman MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russian television blasted viewers with 15-year-old footage of NATO bombing raids, burning buildings and wounded people in Yugoslavia on Monday to step up a media campaign against the West over the Crimea crisis. State television and newspapers used the anniversary of the start of the bombing campaign to depict the West as hypocritical for saying Crimea has ...(3/24/2014 10:07:21 AM)
Queen Marija Karađorđević rehabilitated
BELGRADE -- Queen Marija Karađorđević of Yugoslavia was rehabilitated on Monday by a decision of the High Court in Belgrade. The court also declared null and void a decree from 1947 that stripped her of citizenship and property.(4/14/2014 8:29:08 AM)
Croatian court rules to extradite Yugoslav-era spy chief to Germany
A Croatian court ruled on Thursday that the head of former Yugoslavia's secret service can be extradited to Germany where he is wanted for the killing of a dissident in 1983. Former spy chief Zdravko Mustac was arrested on January 1 along with a subordinate, Josip Perkovic, the day Croatia amended its extradition laws to end a dispute with the European Union that had clouded its accession to the ...(3/27/2014 11:17:51 AM)
Croatia extradites ex-spy to Germany - Quincy Herald-Whig | Illinois & Missouri News, Sports
BERLIN (AP) - A former top spy in Yugoslavia's feared secret service has been extradited to Germany, where he is wanted in connection with murder of a political dissident 31 years ago.(4/17/2014 2:26:10 PM)
Bosnia goes from the battlefield to the World Cup
From the ashes of civil war to glory on the football field, Bosnia will be making its first World Cup appearance in Brazil. Hardly a household name in European football, Bosnia played its first match as an independent nation in 1995 as the war ended following the bloody breakup of Yugoslavia. Nearly two decades later, the Bosnians made history when Vedad Ibisevic scored in the 1-0 win over ...(4/10/2014 6:01:41 AM)
Olympics series: Joy and disappointment in 1984
Phil Mahre and Tamara McKinney led the United States alpine ski team into the 1984 Olympics in Sarajevo, Yugoslavia, where the Americans picked up three gold medals, including one from Mahre in slalom.(4/19/2014 7:14:30 PM)
War crime justice weighs on international law
Nerma Jelacic, the head of communication at the International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia (ICTY), will be speaking at WKU on April 7 in Snell Hall.(4/2/2014 10:17:13 PM)
Dutch police arrest Balkan war crimes suspect: prosecutors
A man wanted in Croatia on suspicion of war crimes during the violent breakup of Yugoslavia in the 1990s has been arrested in the Netherlands, the public prosecutor said on Friday. Milutin Graic, 41, is alleged to have been a member of an ethnic Serb militia that drove ethnic Croats out of the Krajina region, where ethnic Serbs set up a statelet in 1991 in an attempt to break away from newly ...(3/28/2014 7:44:18 AM)
Source: Yahoo