Serbia, Bosnia carry out rare joint swoop on war crimes suspects

An unprecedented joint investigation by former foes Serbia and Bosnia culminated on Friday in the arrests of 15 people suspected of kidnapping and murdering nearly two dozen Serbs in an attack during the 1992-1995 Bosnian War, officials said.

Yugoslavia's last defense minister dies in Moscow

Gen Veljko Kadijevic, who was Yugoslavia's last defense minister at the start of the country's bloody breakup, has died. He was 88.

Karadzic genocide trial nears climax

Final arguments begin Monday in the genocide and war crimes trial of former Bosnian Serb leader Radovan Karadzic, charged with some of the worst atrocities in Europe since World War II, including the Srebrenica massacre.

Basketball World Cup: Serbia hold off France to reach final
Basketball World Cup: Serbia hold off France to reach final

Serbia held off France 90-85 in the semi-finals of the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup in Madrid on Friday to set up a title fight against undefeated reigning champions the United States.

US breeze past Lithuania into Basketball World Cup final
US breeze past Lithuania into Basketball World Cup final

The United States moved a step closer to retaining basketball`s World Cup on Thursday as they beat Lithuania 96-68 in Barcelona to reach the final.

2014 FIFA World Cup: Nigeria vs Bosnia-Herzegovina - Preview

For Bosnia, a victory at the World Cup finals would be another first with African champions Nigeria in their sights at the Pantanal arena in Group F on Saturday.

Serb writer Dobrica Cosic, civil war president, dies at 92

Dobrica Cosic, a nationalist writer who served briefly as Yugoslavia`s president as the country unraveled in civil war, died today, his family said.
He was 92.

Former first lady of Yugoslavia dies

Hospital officials say Jovanka Broz, the widow of former Yugoslav dictator Josip Broz Tito, has died. She was 89.

Serbia holds funeral for Yugoslavia`s last king

Serbia held a funeral on Sunday for Yugoslavia`s last king, Peter II Karadjordjevic, who had fled the country at the start of World War II and died in the US in 1970.

Croatian Generals acquitted of war crimes

A war crimes court here on Friday acquitted two Croatian generals of atrocity charges against Serbs during Yugoslavia`s break-up in 1995, the BBC reported.

Yugoslavia`s last PM dies aged 87

Ante Markovic became Yugoslavia`s prime minister in March 1989.

Mladic to have one war crimes trial, not two

Ratko Mladic is accused of orchestrating the genocide of 8,000 Muslim men and boys in Srebrenica in 1995.

Ratko Mladic refuses to plead

Former Bosnian Serb Army chief Ratko Mladic has refused to enter a guilt plea tribunal for Yugoslavia (ICTY) at The Hague, describing the war crime
charges against him as "obnoxious".

Tito`s grandson seeks return of Communism

Thirty years after the death of former Yugoslav communist stalwart Josip Broz Tito, his grandson and namesake Josip Broz has begun the uphill task of resurrecting his grandfather`s ideals.

Laden sought high-tech weapons from Yugoslavia: Report

Al Qaeda leader Osama Bin Laden tried to covertly buy weapons from former Yugoslavia in the 1980s, but was turned down, according to an investigation by the Belgrade daily Blic Tuesday.