Prosecutor Brammertz on mission to Sarajevo

Office of the Prosecutor
The Hague
Prosecutor Serge Brammertz
Prosecutor Serge Brammertz

Mechanism Chief Prosecutor, Serge Brammertz will visit Sarajevo from 19 to 21 June, as part of preparations for his regular biannual report to the UN Security Council (UNSC).

Prosecutor Brammertz will meet with Chief Prosecutor, Gordana Tadić to discuss the status of war crimes processing in Bosnia and Herzegovina, cooperation with and support from the Mechanism Office of the Prosecutor (OTP) and potential solutions to challenges in regional judicial cooperation in war crimes cases. The Prosecutor will also provide a briefing to members of the diplomatic community.

On 20 June, Chief Prosecutor Brammertz will deliver keynote remarks at the conference "Stop Genocide and Holocaust Denial", in which he will call attention to the ongoing denial of crimes and glorification of convicted war criminals in the region.

It is expected that Prosecutor Brammertz will present his next report to the UNSC on 17 July 2019.