March 11, 2006

Slobodan Milosevic Dies in Prison

Slobodan Milosevic(The Hague) Former Yugoslav President Slobodan Milosevic was found dead in his prison cell at the UN Detention Center in The Hague.


"It is true," a source close to the government in Belgrade told AFP, when asked to confirm the report.

The source, who requested anonymity, refused to elaborate further.

Milosevic was standing trial at the Hague-based UN war crimes court on more than 60 counts including genocide and crimes against humanity for his role in the Balkan wars, including the 1995 massacre of 8,000 Muslims at Srebrenica.

Milosevic was 65. Over 60 counts of genocide and he never gets convicted nor sentenced.

From Interested-Participant.

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