The Common Good

Mladic War Crimes Trial Begins

The BBC reports on the opening day of Ratko Mladic's war crimes trial at The Hague:

Former Bosnian Serb army commander Ratko Mladic intended to "ethnically cleanse" Bosnia, the opening day of his war crimes trial has heard. Gen Mladic faces 11 counts of war crimes and crimes against humanity, including genocide, in connection with the brutal 1992-95 Bosnian war.

Read more about the trial here