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tankie
26 May 11,, 13:55
Well done for the capture , shame he wasnt shot like bin laden , now its drawn out expensive trial :frown:




....BELGRADE (Reuters) - Bosnian Serb wartime general Ratko Mladic was arrested in Serbia on Thursday after years on the run from international genocide charges, opening the way for the once-pariah state to seek membership in the European Union.

As commander of Bosnian Serb forces in the 1992-95 Bosnia war, Mladic was indicted by an international war crimes court in 1995 over the massacre of 8,000 Muslim men and boys in the town of Srebrenica and the brutal 43-month siege of Sarajevo.

"On behalf of the Republic of Serbia I can announce the arrest of Ratko Mladic. The extradition process is under way