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Nine Serbs have been arrested for taking part in the killings of 44 Muslim civilians in the early 1990s.

Ratko Mladic was sentenced to life behind bars in 2017 for war crimes, crimes against humanity and genocide.

Bosnia Muslims commemorate 25 years since <em>Srebrenica</em> <em>genocide</em>

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Bosnia Muslims commemorate 25 years since Srebrenica genocide

On July 11, 1995, after capturing the ill-fated town, Serb forces killed more than 8,000 Muslim men and boys in Srebrenica in a few days.

'We must not forget': Remembering the <em>Srebrenica</em> <em>genocide</em>

Jan-Peter Westad

'We must not forget': Remembering the Srebrenica genocide

Twenty-five years on, survivors of the Srebrenica massacre are fighting to ensure that the genocide is not forgotten.

<em>Genocide</em> denier Peter Handke's Nobel Prize embodies Europe's Islamophobia

Sam Hamad

Genocide denier Peter Handke's Nobel Prize embodies Europe's Islamophobia

Comment: Awarding the Nobel prize for literature to 'genocide denier' Peter Handke reflects the Islamophobia and fascism of our times, ...

The New Arab

Erdogan attacks Nobel committee over 'Bosnia genocide denier' award

Peter Handke, this year's winner of the Nobel Prize for Literature, is widely accused of denying the Bosnian genocide.

Hind Berji

China's Uighurs: A genocide in the making

China is sparing no effort in its attempt to erase any proof of its Uighur Muslim population.

The New Arab & agencies

Pakistan demands urgent UN meeting on Kashmir crisis

Pakistan called for an urgent UNSCR meeting regarding occupied Kashmir as fears of a genocidal war by India looms.

The New Arab & agencies

Kofi Annan dies at 80

Former UN secretary-general has passed away aged 80, his foundation has said.

The New Arab speaks to Marie Colvin's family lawyer

Mansour Omari

The New Arab speaks to Marie Colvin's family lawyer

Interview: Mansour Omari speaks to human rights lawyer Scott Gilmore to find out more about Marie Colvin's case, the first war crimes-related ...

The New Arab & agencies

Bosnia's 'eternal refugees' await historic Mladic verdict

Nearly 9,000 Bosnian citizens still live in 156 refugee camps across the country after fleeing the brutal 1992-1995 war that killed over 100,000 ...

'Butcher of Bosnia' Mladic faces historic war crimes verdict

The New Arab & agencies

'Butcher of Bosnia' Mladic faces historic war crimes verdict

UN war crimes judges will hand down a historic verdict against former Bosnian Serb army commander Ratko Mladic on Wednesday, who orchestrated ...

Meeting pioneering war-crimes prosecutor Payam Akhavan

Hadani Ditmars

Meeting pioneering war-crimes prosecutor Payam Akhavan

Q&A: The international legal expert talks to Hadani Ditmars about how paying hypocritical lip-service to human rights leads to a rise in ...

Marking Bosnia massacre, Yazidis demand <em>genocide</em> recognition

The New Arab

Marking Bosnia massacre, Yazidis demand genocide recognition

Yazidis from Iraq on Tuesday joined commemorations in Bosnia for the 1995 massacre of thousands of Muslims, calling for IS atrocities against ...

Atrocities in Aleppo as regime kills, rapes, burns bodies

The New Arab

Atrocities in Aleppo as regime kills, rapes, burns bodies

Syrian regime forces have allegedly committed public mass executions, sexual assaults and burned bodies in the streets of east Aleppo, the UN ...

The New Arab & agencies

Medics plead for access to Syria's embattled Aleppo

MSF says medical workers in Aleppo are exhausted and that the overstretched facilities face an impending fuel shortage.

Sophia Akram

Is there a silver lining to the EU-Turkey deal?

Comment: The notion of a 'safe zone' may likely be exploited for military and political advantage, but, with the proper conditions, may instead ...

Muhammad Idrees Ahmad

Aleppo in a time of monsters

Comment: With the world seemingly unwilling to exploit a legal framework to end Syria's carnage, the international community must send missile ...

James Denselow

Lessons from Srebrenica to Syria

Comment: The case of Srebrenica and the division of Yugoslavia after a bloody war can illuminate historically-grounded lessons for ...

Karadzic trial shows <em>genocide</em> hardest crime to prove

The New Arab & agencies

Karadzic trial shows genocide hardest crime to prove

The recent conviction of former Bosnian Serb leader Radovan Karadzic, who was found guilty of genocide and war crimes has sparked ...

Taufiq Wan

Clinton, Libya and the dangerous morals of Western leaders

Hillary Clinton is edging closer to becoming the Democratic Party's presidential nominee. It's time her hawkish foreign policy record is taken ...

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