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Serbia court awaits Mladic letter arguing against extradition

Serbia's war crimes court is expected to receive a formal letter from the lawyer of Ratko Mladic on Tuesday, arguing that the former Bosnian Serb military commander is too ill to be extradited.

Mladic is wanted to face trial at the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia, based in the Netherlands.

The charges against him include genocide and crimes against humanity. Our correspondent Ben Brown reports.

  • 31 May 2011
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