The Head of the OSCE Mission to Bosnia and Herzegovina (BiH), Bruce G. Berton, the President of the High Judicial and Prosecutorial Council (HJPC) of BiH, Milan Tegeltija, and the Chief Prosecutor of the Prosecutor’s Office of BiH, Gordana Tadić, today signed a Memorandum of Understanding to support the development of a digital archive of all evidence pertaining to war crimes cases in the possession of the BiH Prosecutor’s Office.
Chief Prosecutor Gordana Tadić, along with prosecutors and staff of the Section for Terrorism of the Prosecutor’s Office of BiH, participated at a meeting of a working group on criminal prosecution of returning foreign fighters, organized by the US DOJ-OPDAT and US Embassy in Sarajevo.
The accused Radule Popović aka Rale, born in 1963 in Nikšić, a citizen of the Republic of Montenegro, has entered into a Plea Agreement admitting his guilt in the presence of his attorney, for the criminal offence of Counterfeiting of Money, as referred to in Article 205, Paragraph 1, in conjunction with Article 29 of the Criminal Code of Bosnia and Herzegovina.
The activities in this case have been carried out through an intensive joint work of the Prosecutor’s Office of Bosnia and Herzegovina and police officers of the State Investigation and Protection Agency (SIPA), with the support of the Border Police of Bosnia and Herzegovina. Significant international cooperation has been achieved with the partner institutions of the Republic of Croatia.
In this case, significant cooperation has been achieved with the partner institutions of the Kingdom of Sweden. The narcotic drug in question was seized on a ship, in the course of an action carried out by the Swedish customs and police authorities.