Also found in: Dictionary, Wikipedia.


Slobodan . born 1941, Serbian politician, president of Serbia (1989--97) and of the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia (1997--2000). He supported ethnic cleansing in Bosnia-Herzegovina (1992--95) and Kosovo (1998--99). He was ousted in 2000 and brought to trial (2001) for war crimes
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
The ruling came in response to an appeal by Milosevic, who is no relative of former Serbian president Slobodan Milosevic, over his conviction and life imprisonment.
He also urged the crowd to stay in the streets until Milosevic was gone.
On March 12, the group blog Infidel Bloggers Alliance ran an item titled "Memorable moment in the Milosevic trial.
The girls were only 9 years old when voters stormed the Parliament building and forced Milosevic from power in 2000.
An official autopsy concluded that Milosevic had died of a heart attack.
Serbian television carried the arrival live, repeatedly zooming in on airport workers unloading baggage and a baby stroller before the coffin emerged from the plane's cargo bay as Milosevic family lawyers signed documents to take formal possession of the body.
Lawyers for Milosevic said he wrote a letter saying he was being given the drugs against his will.
UN appointed doctors examined Milosevic last November and initially concluded he had been refusing to take medicine prescribed to help his chronic hypertension, as the blood pressure was not responding.
Milosevic, 64, was found dead in his prison cell early Saturday.
Last night a Milosevic aide claimed his last words were: "They will not break me.
Over the next few years, against the pseudotolerant cultural policy of the Milosevic regime, the art of the "other Serbia" developed.
Former Yugoslav President Slobodan Milosevic is fit to stand trial but he may not be healthy enough to continue defending himself against charges of war crimes and genocide, the UN tribunal has ruled.