Serb Ex-Policeman Claims Alibi for Kosovo Family’s Killings

Former police officer Zlatan Krstic told his war crimes trial at Pristina Basic Court on Thursday that he was in Serbia when four Kosovo Albanians, all members of the same family, were killed in an attack on the village of Nerodime e Eperme/Donje Nerodimlje by Serbian forces in March 1999.

Serb Policemen Plead Not Guilty to Kosovo War Crimes

Former policemen Zlatan Krstic and Destan Shabanaj pleaded not guilty at Pristina Basic Court on Monday, insisting that they were not guilty of committing war crimes against civilians in March 1999.

Kosovo's Special Prosecution has alleged that the two men "grossly violated the rules of international humanitarian law against civilians and property".