Bodyguards use umbrella to protect Serbia’s prime minister Aleksandar Vucic during unrest at a ceremony marking the 20th anniversary of the Srebrenica massacre in Potocari, near Srebenica. Photograph: Antonio Bronic/Reuters

A mass burial marking the 20th anniversary of the Srebrenica massacre was marred on Saturday when a crowd of mourners chased Serbia’s prime minister f(...)

The memorial centre in Potocari, Bosnia, a cemetery for victims of the Srebrenica massacre killed in 1995. Photograph: Amel Emric/AP Photo

Serbia’s prime minister, Aleksandar Vucic, has vowed to ignore security concerns and join former US president Bill Clinton and dignitaries from dozens(...)

Bosnian Muslim women  gather  in Potocari to remember the dead.  Photograph: Damir Sagolj/Reuters

To listen to the broadcast Hajra Catic stands perfectly still, her eyes half closed, as if hearing it for the first time. “The dead and wounded(...)

A file image of forensic experts working on a mass grave in the village of Budak, located some 2.5km  from a memorial centre for the massacre victims near  the eastern Bosnian town of Srebrenica in  July 2005. Photograph: Joe Klamar/AFP/Getty Images.

Prosecutors have made Serbia’s first arrests of people suspected of the Srebrenica massacre killings.Serbian police arrested seven men accused of taki(...)

Croatia’s justice minister Orsat Miljenic (left) shakes hands with his Serbian counterpart Nikola Selkovic prior to a session of the International Court of Justice in The Hague  yesterday. Photograph: AP Photo/Peter Dejong

Another hurdle to improved relations between Croatia and Serbia was removed yesterday when the United Nations’ highest court ruled the two countries(...)

Former Bosnian Serb leader Radovan Karadzic: claimed there was no systematic “ethnic cleansing” of the territory under his control during the Bosnian conflict. Photograph: AP Photo/Michael Kooren

The former Bosnian Serb leader Radovan Karadzic has told a war crimes trial there was no systematic “ethnic cleansing” of the territory under his cont(...)

Bosnian women of the Srebrenica Mothers’ Association listen to the announcement that the Dutch state was responsible for the deaths of more than 300 Srebrenica victims in a court ruling in The Hague yesterday. Photograph: Bart Maat/EPA

It is difficult to believe, but 19 years after the Srebrenica massacre, newly identified bodies are still being laid to rest almost daily. Senad Began(...)

A computer-generated image of what the International Criminal Court in The Hague will look like

There has to be a certain irony in the fact that work is underway on a grand new €190 million, 55,000sq m permanent headquarters for the International(...)

Ratko Mladic “I do not recognise this court. It is a Nato creation. It is a satanic court,” he said, when asked to take the oath. Photograph: AP/ICTY

It’s a long way down from being the most powerful military figure in Bosnia to standing in the dock of an international court admitting you can’t give(...)

Former Bosnian Serb leader Radovan Karadzic: he has denied responsibility for the massacre of more than 8,000 Muslim men and boys 
executed by Bosnian Serb forces
in 
the town of
Srebrenica in July 1995

Jailed Bosnian Serb leaders Radovan Karadzic and Ratko Mladic are due to appear together in the same high-security courtroom this week when General Ml(...)