Charges Against Bosnian Serb Military Commander Ratko Mladic

Thursday, July 30, 2009

The charges against Bosnian Serb military commander Ratko Mladic include:

Two counts of genocide arising from the 1992-1995 siege of Sarajevo, in which about 10,000 people died, and the massacre of about 8,000 Muslim men and boys in the town of Srebrenica

Crimes against humanity

Violations of the laws or customs of war

Persecutions, deportations, torture and killings

SOURCE: International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia, Washington Post research

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