Former Croatian Defence Council fighter Ilija Juric was sentenced to six years in prison for committing rape in the Odzak area in 1992.
Following a retrial, the appeals chamber of the Bosnian state court on Monday convicted Juric of raping a woman in the Odzak area in 1992, together with other soldiers.
Na suđenju Sakibu Mahmuljinu za zločine počinjene na području Vozuće (općina Zavidovići), svjedok Optužbe je ispričao kako su ga tukli i mučili u zarobljeništvu Odreda “El Mudžahidin” te kako je vidio odsječene glave saboraca.
The state court scheduled the start of the Sakib Mahmuljin trial for Wednesday, March 23. Mahmuljin, the former commander of the Third Corps of the Bosnian Army, has been charged with crimes in the Vozuca area of the municipality of Zavidovici.
A letter by German authorities was presented at the trial of three former members of the Bosnian Serb Army charged with war crimes in Zavidovici. The letter, which was issued by the German Ministry of Foreign Affairs, said there was no information indicating that defendant Zeljko Rakic resided in that country in August 1992.