Alejandro Mos Riera

87,814 Added | 169 Magazines | 13 Likes | 21 Following | 24,807 Followers | @MosRiera | Alejandro Mos Riera es un polímata español. Poeta, escritor, pintor, fotógrafo, músico y cineasta. Director del Museum Of Silence y The Modern Times.

Amanpour meets the 'Butcher of Bosnia'

"There is no greater honor than defending your people." Christiane Amanpour asked Bosnian Serb Commander Ratko Mladic just a year into the war what he thought about being prosecuted as a war criminal.

War

Ratko Mladic guilty of genocide, sentenced to life in prison

<b>(CNN) —</b> Former Bosnian Serb army leader Ratko Mladic was sentenced to life in prison Wednesday after being found guilty of genocide for atrocities committed during the Bosnian war from 1992 to 1995.<p>Verdict proceedings had been interrupted earlier when the 74-year-old's legal team claimed that his …

Crime

Mladic Conviction Closes Dark Chapter in Europe, but New Era of Uncertainty Looms

THE HAGUE — It was the closing of one of Europe’s most shameful chapters of atrocity and bloodletting since World War II.<p>With applause inside and outside the courtroom at the International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia, Gen. Ratko Mladic, the former Bosnian Serb commander, was …

Angela Merkel

Haitians in U.S. malign Trump decision to send them back home

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Haitian immigrants on Tuesday decried a U.S. decision to end a program that granted 59,000 Haitians temporary visas after the 2010 earthquake, saying they would be sent back to a country that has yet to recover from that disaster and others since.<p>The United States offered …

Immigration

Rakto Mladic convicted of genocide and jailed for life

Ex-Bosnian Serb general Rakto Mladic has been convicted of genocide, war crimes and crimes against humanity.<p>He was on trial at the UN tribunal on war crimes in the former Yugoslavia, accused of ordering the massacre of 8,000 Muslim men and boys at Srebrenica.<p>The court sentenced the 74-year-old to …

Injustice

Relief and 'justice' for relatives of Srebrenica victims

Cheers erupted in a memorial centre for victims of the Srebrenica massacre on Wednesday as a UN court convicted ex-Bosnian Serb commander Ratko Mladic of genocide and crimes against humanity and sentenced him to life in prison.<p>The wives, sisters and mothers of the mostly male victims of the 1995 …

Justice

Lebanon's Saad Hariri makes first official appearance in three weeks

Independence Day celebrations take place in Lebanon. Prime Minister Saad Hariri participated in the event, in his first official appearance since he resigned in a surprise move from Saudi Arabia, nearly three weeks earlier.<p>More news on euronews.com

Middle East

See Ratko Mladic being ejected from court

Ex-Bosnian Serb General, Radko Mladic was ejected from the UN Tribunal on War Crimes after creating a disturbance.<p>It did not change the outcome of his case, which shortly before he was sentenced to life imprisonment for genocide, war crimes, and crimes against humanity. The charges relate to the …

Crimes Against Humanity

Mladic to face verdict over genocide during Bosnian War

UN judge to hand down verdict to 74-year-old Ratko Mladic, former Serb general accused of war crimes.<p><b>Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina -</b> UN <b></b>war crimes judges at The Hague are expected to deliver Bosnian Serb military commander Ratko Mladic his verdict on Wednesday, more than 20 years after the …

War

Zimbabwe: What's happening now that Mugabe has quit?

Zimbabweans pour out into the streets to celebrate the downfall of President Mugabe, who served as leader for 37 years.<p>Thousands poured out into the streets of the Zimbabwean capital, Harare, after Robert Mugabe stood down following days of political turmoil.<p>The former president ruled the country …

Africa

Ratko Mladic sentenced to life in prison for genocide

Bosnian Serb general 'significantly contributed' to genocide in Srebrenica, The Hague-based tribunal judge rules.<p>Former Bosnian Serbian commander Ratko Mladic has been sentenced to life in prison for genocide and war crimes during the Balkans conflicts over two decades ago.<p>The presiding judge of …

Crime

Unrepentant Mladic sentenced to life for Bosnia atrocities

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — An unrepentant Ratko Mladic, the bullish Bosnian Serb general whose forces rained shells and snipers' bullets on Sarajevo and carried out the worst massacre in Europe since World War II, was convicted Wednesday of genocide and other crimes and sentenced to spend the …

Crime

Cold War drama caught on video as N. Korean soldier escapes

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — It's 3:11 p.m. on a cold, gray day on the North Korean side of the most heavily armed border in the world, and a lone soldier is racing toward freedom.<p>His dark olive-green jeep speeds down a straight, tree-lined road, past drab, barren fields and, headlights shining, …

Korean Peninsula

The Latest: Mladic convicted of genocide, sentenced to life

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — The Latest on the judgment on former Bosnian Serb military chief Gen. Ratko Mladic (all times local):<p>12:10 p.m.<p>A U.N. court has convicted former Bosnian Serb military chief Gen. Ratko Mladic of genocide and crimes against humanity and sentenced him to life in prison …

Crime

Unrepentant Mladic sentenced to life for Bosnia atrocities

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — An unrepentant Ratko Mladic, the bullish Bosnian Serb general whose forces rained shells and snipers' bullets on Sarajevo and carried out the worst massacre in Europe since World War II, was convicted Wednesday of genocide and other crimes and sentenced to spend the …

Injustice

The Latest: Kosovo welcomes verdict for Serb military leader

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — The Latest on the judgment on former Bosnian Serb military chief Gen. Ratko Mladic (all times local):<p>5:50 p.m.<p>Kosovo has welcomed the conviction of Serbian military chief Ratko Mladic on charges of genocide and other crimes by a United Nations court.<p>Kosovo's Foreign …

Injustice

Russia, Iran, Turkey agree to advance Syrian peace

MOSCOW (AP) — The leaders of Russia, Turkey and Iran met Wednesday to discuss ways to advance a political settlement in Syria as the Islamic State group is nearing its defeat, while disparate Syrian opposition groups met in Saudi Arabia in a bid to form a united front for Syrian peace talks in …

Syria

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