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Karadzic denies Bosnia genocide charges, says should be rewarded

Bosnian Serb leader Radovan Karadzic has begun his defence during the trial over his role in some of the worst atrocities in Europe since WWII by denying the charges that force under his command committed genocide in Bosnia.

Genocide indictment has false evidence: Karadzic

Major events in Bosnia`s war -- the 44-month Serb siege of Sarajevo and the massacre of 8,000 Muslims at Srebrenica -- are "myths" that were staged or fabricated to vilify Serbs, Radovan Karadzic declared on Tuesday.

Bosnia war could have been avoided: Karadzic

Bosnia`s 1992-95 war could have been avoided, says wartime Bosnian Serb leader Radovan Karadzic.

Karadzic rejects court-appointed lawyer

Radovan Karadzic`s legal adviser
says the former Bosnian Serb leader has rejected his
court-appointed lawyer and is unlikely to be ready to resume
his genocide trial as scheduled on March 1.

Karadzic counsel appointed, trial resumes in March 2010

Yugoslavia war crimes tribunal judges ordered the appointment of legal counsel for Radovan Karadzic on Thursday because the former Bosnian Serb leader had refused to attend his trial since it started last week.

Karadzic demands delay of his genocide trial

Former Bosnian Serb leader Radovan Karadzic appeared in court on Tuesday for the first time since his trial for genocide started but said he would take no further part unless he had more time to prepare his defense.

Karadzic again fails to show up for genocide trial

UN prosecutors opened their genocide case against Radovan Karadzic on Tuesday — despite his continued boycott of the case — calling him the "undisputed leader" and "supreme commander" of Serbs responsible for atrocities throughout Bosnia`s brutal four-year war.

Judge warns Karadzic over boycott at start of genocide trial

Radovan Karadzic boycotted the start of his UN genocide trial on Monday, forcing an adjournment as the judge accused the Bosnian Serb wartime leader of obstructing the event.