Deronjić dies in detention 18 May 2007
On 18 May, Serbian war criminal Miroslav Deronjić died of natural causes in a Swedish prison. He was expected to testify before the ICTY.

On 18 May 2007, Miroslav Deronjić, former President of the Municipal Board of Bratunac, in the Republika Srpska, Bosnia Herzegovina, died of natural causes in a Swedish prison. On 30 March 2004, he was sentenced to ten years' imprisonment by Trial Chamber II of the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY) for persecutions on political, racial and religious grounds (crimes against humanity).

Originally, Miroslav Deronjić was charged on the basis of individual criminal responsibility with four counts of violations of the laws and customs of war and two counts of crimes against humanity. He pleaded not guilty to all six charges. On 30 September 2003, Deronjić pleaded guilty to the charge of persecutions on political, racial and religious grounds as a crime against humanity, after which the remainders of the charges were dropped. As part of the plea agreement, Deronjić testified in several other trials before the ICTY and was expected to do so again.

On 30 March 2004, Trial Chamber II of the ICTY found that on 8  May 1992, Miroslav Deronjić, in his capacity as President of the crisis staff in the municipality of Bratunac, gave orders to the Territorial Defence (TO) and the police forces of Bratunac, to attack and partially burn the undefended village of Glogova (eastern Bosnia and Herzegovina). As a result, 65 Muslim civilians from Glogova were killed, Bosnian Muslim homes, private property and the mosque were destroyed, and a substantial part of the village was razed to the ground. He was sentenced to ten years' imprisonment; a sentence which was unanimously affirmed by the Appeals Chamber on 20 July 2005. He was transferred to Sweden on 24 November 2005.

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