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Former Bosnian Serb general to face genocide charges


A former Bosnian Serb general was taken into custody at the U.N. detention center to face charges of genocide for his alleged role in the massacre at Srebrenica, Bosnia, in 1995.

Zdravko Tolimir was a senior aide to the Bosnian Serbs' wartime military commander, Gen. Ratko Mladic, during the slaughter of more than 7,000 Bosnian Muslims in Srebrenica the worst single atrocity in Europe since World War II.