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Putin says Russia will not be dismantled like Yugoslavia
MOSCOW (Reuters) - President Vladimir Putin said on Thursday some countries would like Russia to be dismantled like Yugoslavia was but Moscow would not let it happen. In a state of the union speech, he criticized U.S. plans to build a missile defense shield in Europe and said there was no point in trying to talk to Russia from a position of strength. (Reporting by Moscow Newsroom, Editing by ...(12/4/2014 4:54:58 AM)
Two decades on, arrests made in notorious Bosnia killing
By Maja Zuvela and Matt Robinson SARAJEVO/BELGRADE (Reuters) - Fifteen former Serb paramilitaries and soldiers were arrested in Serbia and Bosnia on Friday for the 1993 murder of 20 people, mainly Muslims, seized, tortured and executed as Yugoslavia fell apart in war. In one of the most notorious episodes early in the 1992-95 Bosnian war, the victims were forced off a train passing through ...(12/5/2014 9:48:38 AM)
Once Upon a Time in Sarajevo
Can three comedians from Bosnia overcome the bitterness of the past to reunite and reconcile?(12/11/2014 1:23:36 PM)
JOSEF PUTRE, formerly of Ridgewood, passed away at his home in Boynton Beach, Fla., on Saturday, November 29, at the age of 89. A native of Lienfeld Yugoslavia, he is survived by his loving wife Berta, brother Heinrich and children Heidi and Joseph. He was also the cherished read more(12/18/2014 2:46:58 PM)
Croatia condemns UN tribunal's release of Serbian nationalist
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Russian Lawmaker: Hague's Yugoslav War Crimes Tribunal Should Be Abolished
Russian federal lawmaker Alexei Zhuravlyov has proposed appealing to the United Nations General Assembly to abolish the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia because it "carries out U.S. orders," Izvestia reported Monday.(12/15/2014 2:13:57 PM)
UN prosecutor urges detention of Serb rightist
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The prosecutor of the U.N. war crimes tribunal for the former Yugoslavia is denouncing the inflammatory rhetoric by Serbia's far-right leader after his temporary release on health grounds last month and is urging judges to return him to detention.(12/10/2014 3:46:03 PM)
Inside Yugoslav leader Josip Tito's nuclear bunker dug 920-feet into mountain
The complex is dug into a mountain outside Konjic, 25 miles south of Sarajevo in modern-day Bosnia and Herzegovina and was built to protect former leader Josip Tito from nuclear attacks.(11/27/2014 8:57:48 AM)
How Prosinecki & Zidane’s midfield partner Jugovic became one of Yugoslavia’s last world champions
The former Red Star and Juventus player won two European Cups and two Club World Cups before retiring as one of the most successful Yugoslav players of all time(12/1/2014 7:20:00 AM)
Putin: Russia Will Not Be Dismantled
Vladimir Putin says Russia's "enemies of the past" are seeking to carve up his country like Yugoslavia. In his annual State of the Nation speech the Russian President criticised sanctions imposed ...(12/4/2014 6:25:44 AM)
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