Srebrenica’s Muslim defender cleared of crimes, Serbs protest

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Naser Oric, the Bosnian Muslim commander who led the defence of Srebrenica during the 1992-95 war, was cleared of war crimes against Serbs on Monday, a ruling that is set to exacerbate ethnic divisions two decades after the conflict.

Bosnian Muslims, who largely see Oric as a hero, applauded as he and a fellow soldier left the court room free men. Families of Bosnian Serbs killed in the war, who see Oric and his troops as criminals, walked out in protest.

“This is horrific, this is a scandal. Everybody expected that he will be punished. Is this a justice? I am...


Srebrenica’s Muslim defender cleared of crimes, Serbs protest


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