“We have no right to be naive.” Indeed. “Bosnian Serb leader calls for referendum on scrapping country’s top war crimes court,” by Irena Knezevic for The Associated Press, April 13 (thanks to George):
The Bosnian Serb leader has accused the international community of helping Muslim Bosniaks create an Islamic state and claims the country’s top war crimes court is an illegal institution that demonizes his people.
Milorad Dodik told the Bosnian Serb Parliament Wednesday that the State Court had so far convicted ten times more Serbs than any other ethnicity, and called on lawmakers to approve a referendum for those living in the Bosnian Serb part of the country that will decide whether they should continue to answer to the court….
Dodik claimed Wednesday that the court continues to present Serbs as the sole guilty party in the war, and is thus justifying international efforts to take away Serb autonomy. He accused the international community of helping Muslim Bosniaks create an Islamic state.
“We have no right to be naive,” he told the Bosnian Serb Parliament. “The creation of an Islamic state is a project… Unfortunately some of the people representing the international community who sit in Sarajevo and elsewhere in the world for their own reasons support the realization of that Bosniak goal.”…