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Trial of Bosnian Serb leader Karadzic inches toward conclusion
Trial of Bosnian Serb leader Karadzic inches toward conclusion

The slow-turning wheels of justice in the case against Bosnian Serb wartime leader Radovan Karadzic creaked toward a milestone Monday when the prosecutor in his war crimes trial called for a life sentence for the psychologist-turned-politician accused of genocide. Karadzic, 69, already has been on trial for five years and a verdict isn't expected until next summer on the war crimes charges stemming from the Yugoslav conflicts more than two decades ago. But closing arguments that began Monday recapped the United Nations tribunal's case against the accused architect of "ethnic cleansing" in the 1992-95 conflict that left 100,000 dead and drove more than 2 million from...

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