A Rwandan man been convicted of masterminding the murder of around 2,000 people in his country's 1994 genocide and was sentenced to a maximum 21 years in prison, a Norwegian court ruled on Thursday.
February 15, 2013
Former Bosnian Serb leader Radovan Karadzic denies war crimes and genocide charges as he begins his defence in The Hague.
BBC: October 16, 2012
The European Union has rejected comments by Serbia's new president that the 1995 massacre of thousands of Muslim men and boys in Bosnia-Herzegovina's eastern town of Srebrenica was not a genocide.
June 4, 2012
The notorious 1995 massacre of 8 000 Bosnian Muslims in the town of Srebrenica was not genocide but the killings amounted to "grave war crimes," Serbian President Tomislav Nikolic declared on Friday.
June 2, 2012
Bosnian Serb general Ratko Mladic went on trial for genocide on Wednesday, accused of leading the slaughter of 8,000 unarmed Muslim boys and men in Srebrenica in 1995, Europe's worst atrocity since World War II.
MSNBC: May 18, 2012
Thousands of people have gathered in the Armenian capital, Yerevan, to remember the victims of mass killings of Armenians by the Ottoman Turks and push world governments to officially accept the term “genocide.”
April 25, 2012
The Military Museum in Athens hosted an event on April 22 dedicated to the 97th anniversary of Armenian Genocide, attended by top officials, foreign diplomats and military figures who came to commemorate the victims of 1915 atrocities.
April 24, 2012