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NATO war on Yugoslavia: Serbia to sue NATO for the use of depleted uranium munitions in 1999

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Serbia is about to file a lawsuit against NATO, and has formed an international legal team, over the use of depleted uranium munitions during its three months bombing of some 18 years back.

The lawsuit case is being prepared by doctors from Russia, European Union, India, and to charge the 19 countries who were part of the alliance in that bombing in Yugoslavia.

In March, 1999, during the Kosovo War, launched a series of against the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia, that took the lives of hundreds of civilians. The did not have the mandate of the United nations.

“The bombing of in 1999 used between 10 and 15 tons of depleted uranium, which caused a major environmental disaster,” said Srdjan Aleksic, a Serbian lawyer who leads the legal team. “In Serbia, 33,000 people fall sick because of this every year. That is one child every day.”

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