War-time mayor of Bosnia town arrested
BELGRADE -- Serbian police (MUP) officers have arrested the war-time Mayor of Trebinje in Herzegovina, a Belgrade daily is reporting.
Božidar Vučurović (jutarnji.hr, file)
Božidar Vučurević was also one of the founders of the Serb Democratic Party in Bosnia, Blic newspaper said.
He was arrested on a Croatian war crimes warrant, according to this.
The arrest took place on a border crossing between Serbia and Bosnia, and Vučurović was taken to a police station in Mali Zvornik.
Croatia has charged Vučurević with shelling the town of Dubrovnik in the early 1990s, when he was the mayor of Trebinje.
March 30, 2011 | 17:06 | Source: FoNet, Tanjug | Comments: (0) | Send comment
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