World / Crime & Legal Apr 5, 2014

Organ-harvesting claims to EU court

Plans are underway for a European Union-backed special tribunal to try Kosovo Albanian former guerrillas accused of harvesting organs from murdered Serbs during the Balkan country's 1998-99 war, officials say. The move stems from a 2011 report by Council of Europe rapporteur Dick Marty alleging ...

Peace stone from Hiroshima presented to Kosovo

National May 22, 2013

Peace stone from Hiroshima presented to Kosovo

A Hiroshima-based citizens' group has presented Kosovo with a stone from the 1945 atomic bombing engraved with an image of a Buddhist goddess of mercy. A ceremony to mark the donation of the "Stone for Peace," one of the paving stones for Hiroshima streetcar tracks ...