Radovan Karadzic defence begins

Former Bosnian Serb leader Radovan Karadzic will begin his defence against charges of war crimes at The Hague. He faces 10 charges including genocide, and crimes against humanity. He denies the charges, which relate to the Bosnian war of the 1990s.

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Radovan Karadzic to defend alleged war crimes

Former Bosnian Serb leader Radovan Karadzic Credit: Reuters

Former Bosnian Serb leader Radovan Karadzicwill begin his defence against charges of war crimes at The Hague.

He faces 10 charges including genocide, war crimes and crimes against humanity. He has denied the charges, which relate to the Bosnian war of the 1990s. Karadzic could face a maximum sentence of life in prison if convicted.

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