While his appointment as UN Secretary-General was a huge breakthrough, Kofi Annan also led the organisation through some of its ugliest moments.
Kofi Annan was the first UN employee to rise to the position of Secretary General but his tenure also had a darker side.
The massacre of 8,000 Muslim Bosniaks in a few days in 1995 must never be forgotten.
Former commander of the Bosnian Serb army Ratko Mladic has been found guilty of war crimes and crimes against humanity. Survivors of the atrocities have today welcomed the long-awaited news.
Bosnian Serb general found guilty of genocide.
Forensic science of the dead helps to convict the living responsible.