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Freed war criminal given hero's welcome in Bosnia

Freed war criminal given hero's welcome in Bosnia
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Thousands of people have turned out to greet convicted war criminal Momcilo Krajisnik on his return to Bosnia.

He was released early from a British prison after serving two thirds of a 20-year sentence.

Krajisnik was arrested in 2000 and convicted by the Yugoslav war crimes tribunal in The Hague of persecuting and forcibly expelling non-Serbs during the 1992-95 war in Bosnia.

His initial 27-year sentence was reduced on appeal.

Krajisnik arrived in the Bosnian Serb city of Banja Luka, before a government helicopter flew him home to his wartime stronghold of Pale, near Sarajevo.

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