Defense expert witness in the case The Prosecutor against Ratko Mladic, Dušan Dunji?, which is now scheduled to testify in court, was found dead in a hotel where he was staying, announced today the Hague Tribunal.
Dunji?a are said to have found the hotel clerk and a representative of the Tribunal.
He immediately informed emergency services, which confirmed the death Dunji?a, the Dutch authorities conducted an investigation of his death, said in a statement.
Dunji?, forensic expert from Serbia, testified in several cases before the Tribunal.
He was an expert witness at the trial in the cases of Milan Milutinovic and others, Vlastimir Djordjevic and Ramush Haradinaj et al.
At the trials in the cases of Radovan Karadzic, Stanislav Galic, Dragoljub Kunarac and others and Vujadin Popovic and others, Dunji? testified as a defense expert, said in a statement the tribunal.