Brammertz at war crimes prosecutors’ conference in Belgrade


UN war crimes prosecutor Serge Brammertz is in Belgrade to speak at a regional conference and meet with Serbian state officials, a press release from the International Residual Mechanism for Criminal Tribunals said on Monday.

According to the press release, Brammertz will take part in the Regional Conference of War Crimes Prosecutors, focused on cooperation in processing war crimes justice, organized by the Serbian War Crimes Prosecutor’s Office and supported by the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE), Germany and the EU.

“The Prosecutor will also meet with senior Serbian representatives to discuss cooperation between the Mechanism Office of the Prosecutor and Serbia, Serbian authorities’ efforts to achieve justice for war crimes and regional judicial cooperation in war crimes cases,” it said and added that he will also meet with members of the diplomatic community.