The main topics for discussion at the meeting were prosecution of Category 2 cases referred from the ICTY/IRMCT Office of the Prosecutor, regional cooperation in the fight against impunity for war crimes and the prosecution of high level perpetrators against whom indictments were issued in Category 2 by the Prosecutor’s Office of BiH but who are located in neighboring countries.
Deputies to the Chief Prosecutor of the Prosecutor’s Office of BiH - Gordana Tadić, Diana Kajmaković and Milanko Kajganić, took a solemn oath at the High Judicial and Prosecutorial Council (HJPC) of BiH before taking
office on 1 November 2019.
Central topic for discussion was cooperation of the Prosecutor’s Office of BiH and BiH institutions with Europol, primarily in the exchange of information.
The main topics for discussion at the meeting were related to the situation regarding the return of BiH citizens from foreign battlefields, as well as the security challenges associated with the influx of illegal migrants into Bosnia and Herzegovina.
Chief Prosecutor of the Prosecutor’s Office of Bosnia and Herzegovina Gordana Tadić participates with her associates at the First Working Forum for the Balkan States’ General Prosecutors, held in Izmir, in the Republic of Turkey.
At its session held on 16 October 2019 in Sarajevo, the High Judicial and Prosecutorial Council of Bosnia and Herzegovina (HJPC BiH) issued a decision appointing two Deputies to the Chief Prosecutor of the Prosecutor’s Office of Bosnia and Herzegovina Gordana Tadić, namely:
The measure of custody has been proposed due to the risk of the suspect’s flight, as well as due to the reasonable suspicion that, if at large, the suspect might commit the same or similar criminal offence as the one charged against him.
The accused persons Jovan Kušić (1966) and Branislav Vuković (1955) are charged with crimes committed against Bosniak civilians in the spring of 1992.
The accused persons Radovan Paprica (1953) and Slavko Ognjenović (1965) are charged with crimes against humanity committed in the area of Foča, in 1992.
Chief Prosecutor of the Prosecutor’s Office of Bosnia and Herzegovina, Gordana Tadić, has held a Collegium of the Special Department for War Crimes of the Prosecutor’s Office of Bosnia and Herzegovina, together with the officials from the respective Department and the Department’s Prosecutors and Legal Officers.