Geoffrey Nice

Geoffrey Nice is a barrister at Temple Garden. He was deputy prosecutor at the trial of Slobodan Milosevic.

Who is K144? Hashim Thaci

Geoffrey Nice, 3 February 2011

At the end of last year it was reported that in the late 1990s Hashim Thaci, the prime minister of Kosovo, together with other Kosovo Albanian political leaders, had traded in the organs of Serb prisoners held in neighbouring Albania. Some papers implied that organs had been harvested while the prisoners were still alive. The allegations were based on a report commissioned by the Council of...

Del Ponte’s Deal: Milosevic’s Trial

Geoffrey Nice, 16 December 2010

Slobodan Milosevic died in March 2006, a few months before his trial before the International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia (ICTY) in The Hague would have ended. The trial, at which I led the prosecuting team, had already lasted just over four years. Although there could be no verdict, the trial left an immense, and at present largely inaccessible, archive of evidence: audio and...

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