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German police detain Bosnian man over alleged war crimes in 1990s

Police in Bavaria, Germany on Thursday detained a citizen of Bosnia and Herzegovina over alleged war crimes and crimes against humanity in the former Yugoslavia during the 1990s. 

The man was detained at Munish airport following an arrest warrant issued by Interpol, reports Sputnik.  

He is alleged to have involved in acts of torture and executions of civilians. 

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