Reports in Case : Zelenovic - "Foča"
ZELENOVIC’S GUILTY PLEA TO BE CLARIFIED
Prosecution and defense were given until tomorrow to clarify the 'confusing' parts of the Dragan Zelenovic’s plea agreement. Under the agreement, Zelenovic pleads guilty to the rape and torture of two Bosniak women in Foca in 1992 and to complicity and aiding and abetting the rape of a number of other women
ZELENOVIC PLEADS GUILTY TO RAPES IN FOCA
The accused pleads guilty to seven counts in the indictment. The rapes and torture of Foca girls are qualified as crimes against humanity in those counts. The prosecution agrees to drop the remaining seven counts in which the same acts are qualified as violations of laws and customs of war. The prosecution recommends 10 to 15 years in prison, and the defense calls for 7 to 10 years. This is the twentieth guilty plea before the ICTY
Dragan Zelenovic’s sentencing hearing is scheduled on 23 February. Zelenovic is charged with multiple rape and torture of Bosniak girls in Foca. The prosecution has recommended a sentence of 10 to 15 years in prison, while the defense counsel calls for 7 to 10 years
DRAGAN ZELENOVIC’S REMORSE
Accused Dragan Zelenovic publicly apologized today to the victims of his crimes at the sentencing hearing. Former Foca police officer pleaded guilty to rape of Bosniak girls and women but said today that he learned the lesson of the biblical message that the truth was not something to be afraid of. The prosecution calls for 10 to 15 years in prison while the defense suggests a sentence of 7 to 10 years.
DRAGAN ZELENOVIC SENTENCED TO 15 YEARS
Dragan Zelenovic heard his sentence today, after pleading guilty to rape and torture of Bosniak women and girls in Foca in 1992. The Trial Chamber sentenced him to fifteen years in prison, going for the highest sentence recommended by the prosecution
ZELENOVIC’S SENTENCE CONFIRMED
The Appeals Chamber dismissed all grounds for appeal filed by Dragan Zelenovic and confirmed the sentence imposed by the Trial Chamber. He was sentenced to 15 years in prison for rapes and torture in Foca in 1992
ZELENOVIC TO SERVE SENTENCE IN BELGIUM
Former Bosnian Serb military police officer Dragan Zelenovic is transferred to Belgium where he will serve his 15-year sentence for rape and torture of Bosniak girls and women in Foca in 1992
ZELENOVIC DENIED EARLY RELEASE
Former member of the Bosnian Serb military police Dragan Zelenovic filed a motion for early release after he has served one third of his 15-year prison sentence. Zelenovic pleaded guilty to rape and torture of Bosniak women and girls in the Foca area in 1992