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Večernji list - Croatia | Tuesday, December 2, 2014

Warmongerer Šešelj should go back to prison

Serge Brammertz, chief prosecutor at the International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia in the Hague, has called for Serb ultra-nationalist Vojislav Šešelj - who is accused of war crimes - to be returned to jail. Brammertz said in the motion that Šešelj had violated the condition for his release after his return to Serbia. The conservative daily Večernji List agrees: "Since his release Vojislav Šešelj has continued to glorify crimes, insult victims and agitate. The prosecutors cite for example his scandalous words of congratulation to the Chetniks [Serb militia] on the 'liberation' of Vukovar made on November 18, the anniversary of the fall of Vukovar. Šešelj's Serbian Radical Party said in a press release that Šešelj will not respond to the Hague tribunal's panicked calls because it is a political order carried out in the name of the regimes in Belgrade an Zagreb."

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