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ICTY Upholds Genocide Convictions of Bosnian Serb Officials

The Appeals Chamber of the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY) upheld genocide convictions against two senior Bosnian Serbs for their roles in the July 1995 Srebrenica massacre, in which about 8,000 Muslim men and boys were killed. The appeals decision issued Friday affirmed their life sentences, the harshest punishment ever delivered by the court. “Vujadin Popović and Ljubiša Beara were found guilty of genocide, conspiracy to commit genocide, violations of...

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