The Regional Conference of Prosecutors deals with cooperation, criteria and standards in the prosecution of war crimes. Chief Prosecutor of the International Resident Mechanism for Criminal Tribunals Serge Brammertz also takes part in the conference.
The meeting was chaired by the Chief Prosecutor Gordana Tadić and the central theme were the current developments in the prosecution of increased illegal migrations in BiH, as well as issues related to the fight against human trafficking.
These accused persons are charged with organized cross-border smuggling and sale of large quantities of cigarettes without excise stamps on the illegal market, whereby they acquired large amounts of unlawful material gain.
Central topic of the meeting pertained to the completion of the process of revision of mortal remains in ossuaries throughout Bosnia and Herzegovina and continuation of the activities pertaining to the reassociation of the identified mortal remains, handing over of the identified mortal remains to the families and burial of the identified mortal remains.
Having questioned the suspects, the Prosecutor from the Special Department for Organised Crime, Economic Crime and Corruption in charge of the case has put forward a Motion for the measure of custody to be ordered against two persons, citizens of the Republic of Turkey.
The Prosecutor’s Office of Bosnia and Herzegovina, together with the State Investigation and Protection Agency-SIPA, carried out activities aimed at locating, identifying and arresting an individual suspected of endangering internationally protected persons and of an attack against an official person on tasks of security, detection and apprehension of perpetrators of criminal offences.