Thursday, April 1, 2010

Kapetan Dragan on the Run

THE Australian Federal Police was frantically searching last night for an Australian accused of war crimes, after a five-year legal battle ended with the High Court ruling that an arrest warrant for him be reinstated and he be extradited to Croatia.

The disappearance of Dragan Vasiljkovic is a major embarrassment for the AFP, which is understood to have had officers monitoring him while he sat in the High Court on Monday.

The High Court on Tuesday reinstated a 2006 warrant for his arrest and paved the way for his extradition to Croatia to face war crimes charges.

A spokeswoman for the Attorney-General's Department confirmed the court's decision required Mr Vasiljkovic, also known as "Captain Dragan" and by his Australian name Daniel Snedden, to surrender himself into custody. FULL STORY

great man id hide him in my house