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Corruption-Probing Bulgarian Journalist Dismisses Drugs Bust as ‘Theatre’

An award-winning journalist with the record of investigating local corruption in Bulgaria has accused the local authorities of framing him after he was charged on Tuesday with the illegal possession of drugs.

Prosecutors in the town of Silistra filed charges against Dimiter Petzov on Tuesday for possession of drugs and ordered the imposition of restraining measures.

Croatia Upholds Officer’s Conviction for ‘Medak Pocket’ War Crime

The Croatian Supreme Court announced on Tuesday that it has confirmed the verdict sentencing former army officer Josip Krmpotic to three years in prison for committing war crimes against civilians during the 'Medak Pocket' operation in southern Croatia, but acquitting him of failing to prevent the killing of prisoners of war.