Serbia sentences four over 1999 killing of prominent journalist

FILE PHOTO: A funeral procession for prominent Serbian opposition journalist Slavko Curuvija, owner of the daily Dnevni Telegraf, who was killed in Belgrade on April 11. Belgrade, Serbia, April 14, 1999. REUTERS//File Photo

BELGRADE (Reuters) – Four people were sentenced to up to 30 years in prison by a Serbian court on Friday over the killing in 1999 of opposition journalist and newspaper publisher Slavko Curuvija, during the rule of late strongman Slobodan Milosevic. Curuvija was gunned down on Orthodox Easter, days after a pro-Milosevic newspaper published an […]

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