Was Slobodan Milosevic Trialled Correctly?

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Slobodan Milosevic The War in Bosnia was frightful and dreadful. It was where the term ‘ethnic cleansing’ came to prominence. It was also a war which brought many new faces to the world. Some of these leaders became crucial to the numerous peace accords which inevitably lead to peace. One of these leaders was the Serbian President Slobodan Milosevic who was trialled for his crimes against humanity. Slobodan Milosevic catapulted from the ranks of communist functionaries to become the most popular Serbian leader of the century by embracing and promoting nationalism through dramatic mass demonstrations and naive propaganda. Adept in the use of patronage and organization-building, he supplanted his mentor as president of Serbia, won the allegiance of the Yugoslav army and manipulated intellectuals and the masses with a "politics of fear" approach. Slobodan Milosevic was without a doubt exercising an irresponsible use of power. Yugoslavia incurred uneasy times during the 1990s; the Bosnian War endured and Slobodan Milosevic rose to “fame”. Slobodan Milosevic’s was quite the fanatic of Serbia and held patriotic ideals, and though much of the evidence goes against Milosevic, there is a small amount of doubt still present in various sources. “Yugoslavia is a multinational community and it can survive only under the conditions of full equality for all nations that live in it.” These are the words of Slobodan Milosevic, former Serbian and Yugoslav President. However, Milosevic was the greatest aggressor in the Yugoslav wars, and through his exercise of irresponsible power to a great extent, he created two wars that rocked the Balkans and tore a nation into seven, fledgling states. Through one man’s actions, misuse and abuse of power and authority turned a nation upside down and tore it into seven which racial tensions still lay. Kosovo was a thriving part of the

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