Slobodan Milosovic has been found dead in his cell at The Hague
If this report is confirmed, it's going to look really bad for the Dutch. Last week a Serbian leader apparently killed himself in his cell AND they turned down Milosevic's request for medical treatment in Russia. Watch out for a major backlash. No word yet what the cause of death for Milosevic is. Source: Serbian Radio - B92
Former Yugoslav President Slobodan Milosevic has died, the UN tribunal said on Saturday, the Serbian Radio B92 reported Saturday. "Milosevic was found lifeless on his bed in his cell at the United Nations detention unit," the tribunal said in a statement.
Serbian Radio Reports Slobodan Milosevic Found Dead in Prison Cell.
(The Hague) Former Yugoslav President Slobodan Milosevic was found dead in his prison cell at the UN Detention Center in The Hague.
Former Yugoslav President Slobodan Milosevic has died in jail at The Hague. Steven Kay, Mr Milosevic's lawyer, told BBC News 24 that he had been found dead in his cell on Saturday morning.
Mr Milosevic, 64, has been on trial at the UN war crimes tribunal for genocide and other war crimes.
The tribunal last month rejected a request by Mr Milosevic to go to Russia for medical treatment. He had high blood pressure and a heart condition.
Slobodan Milosevic, the former Serbian president who orchestrated the Balkan wars of the 1990s and was on trial for war crimes, was found dead in his prison cell near The Hague, the U.N. tribunal said Saturday.
Milosevic, 64, apparently died of natural causes, a tribunal press officer said. He was found dead in his bed at the U.N. detention center.