By Mladen Ostojic

Exploring the effect of the foreign felony Tribunal (ICTY) on regime swap in Serbia, this ebook examines the connection among foreign felony justice and democratisation. It analyses intimately the repercussions of the ICTY on family political dynamics and offers an explanatory account of Serbia's transition to democracy.Lack of cooperation and compliance with the ICTY used to be one of many largest hindrances to Serbia's integration into Euro-Atlantic political buildings following the overthrow of Milo'evi?. by way of scrutinising the attitudes of the Serbian gurus in the direction of the ICTY and the prosecution of battle crimes, Ostoji? explores the advanced tactics set in movement via the foreign community's regulations of conditionality and via the prosecution of the previous Serbian management within the Hague. Drawing on a wealthy choice of empirical facts, he demonstrates that the luck of foreign judicial intervention is premised upon democratic consolidation and that transitional justice guidelines are just ever more likely to take root after they don't undermine the soundness and legitimacy of political associations at the flooring.

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36 Between Justice and Stability The safeguarding of the security apparatus In addition to making compromises with the political representatives of the former regime in order to get hold of the executive, the DOS leaders struck a series of deals with the members of the security apparatus. 70 In this context, the DS leader Zoran Djindjić established links with the Special Operations Unit (JSO) which belonged to the Serbian State Security Service and effectively acted as Milošević’s Praetorian Guard.

59 For a detailed account of the events that took place on 5 October 2000, see Dragan Bujošević and Ivan Radovanović, The Fall of Milošević: The October 5th Revolution (New York and Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2003). 60 As part of the deal, the Milošević family was ostensibly given some sort of political asylum in Russia, where his son immediately fled with large sums of money illicitly acquired during the previous decade. 61 After securing Koštunica’s presidential victory, the DOS coalition needed to assert its control over the executive.

And while the withdrawal of the Serbian army and administration from Kosovo discredited the regime in the eyes of many of its supporters, the NATO intervention also undermined the proWestern stance of the democratic opposition. Serbia came out of the Kosovo war with an increasingly authoritarian and isolated regime. 37 At the same time, the widespread despair and political apathy of a population facing deteriorating living conditions provided little hope for renewed political mobilisation that could topple the regime.

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