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Serbs Vote to Fund War-Crimes Suspects

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Serbs Vote to Fund War-Crimes Suspects

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Serbs Vote to Fund War-Crimes Suspects

Serbs Vote to Fund War-Crimes Suspects

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Serbian lawmakers vote to give money to Slobodan Milosevic and other Serbian war-crimes suspects on trial in the Netherlands. Under the new law, those on trial would receive salaries, legal fees and other perks, and their families would receive money for expenses. Hear NPR's Melissa Block and Dejan Anastasijevic of Breme, a Belgrade-based political weekly.