They Would Never Hurt a Fly: War Criminals on Trial in The Hague

They Would Never Hurt a Fly: War Criminals on Trial in The Hague

Slavenka Drakulic


"Who have been they? usual humans such as you or me—or monsters?” asks the world over acclaimed writer Slavenka Drakulic as she units out to appreciate the folks at the back of the bad crimes devoted through the conflict that tore aside Yugoslavia within the Nineteen Nineties. Drawing on firsthand observations of the pains, in addition to on different resources, Drakulic portrays a few of the members accused of homicide, rape, torture, ordering executions, and extra in the course of essentially the most brutal conflicts in Europe within the 20th century, together with former Serbian president Slobodan Miloševic; Radislav Krstic, the 1st to be sentenced for genocide; Biljana Plavšic, the one lady accused of battle crimes; and Ratko Mladic, now in hiding. With readability and emotion, Drakulic  paints a wrenching portrait of a rustic needlessly torn aside.

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