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Bosnian war crimes fugitive captured


The number one war crimes fugitive has been captured. General Ratko Mladic was arrested Thursday after a 16 year manhunt.

The former Bosnian Serb leader was indicted for genocide by the United Nations War Crimes tribunal in 1995. Some 8 Thousand Muslim men and boys were slaughtered by Mladic's forces.

The 69-year-old faces life imprisonment if convicted of genocide and other charges.

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