Crime in the Medak Pocket (defendant Velibor Šolaja)

Trial against Velibor Šolaja, charged with a war crime against civilians referred to in Article 120, paragraph 1 of the OKZRH. INDICTMENT (SUMMARY) The ŽDO Zagreb’s Indictment charges Velibor Šolaja that in September 1993 in the village of Čitluk, during the “Pocket 93” Military Action, he committed a war crime against civilians by killing one unidentified elderly female person. GENERAL INFORMATION Zagreb County Court Case No.: 7 K-rz-23/12 War Crimes Council (judges’ panel): judge Ivan Turudić, Council President, judges Zdenko Posavec and Ratko Šćekić, Council Members Indictment: No. K-DO-84/12 issued by the Zagreb ŽDO on 31 August 2012. Prosecution: Jurica Ilić, Zagreb County Deputy State’s Attorney Criminal offence: war crime against civilians referred to in Article 120 § 1 of the OKZRH Defendant: Velibor Šolaja Defence counsel: Nenad Škare and Silvije Petrović, lawyers practising in Zagreb Victim – killed: unidentified female person   TRIAL MONITORING REPORTS MEDAČKI DŽEP (OPT. VELIBOR ŠOLAJA) izvještaji s praćenja suđenja (available in Croatian)