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Bosnia And Herzegovina

2017

11

Jul

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Bosnia prepares to mark Srebrenica genocide

Bosnia on Tuesday will mark the 22nd anniversary of the 1995 Srebrenica genocide by burying 71 recently identified victims in a collective funeral. Every year on July 11 newly identified victims of the genocide — which claimed the lives of over 8,000 people — are buried in a memorial cemetery in Potocari, eastern Bosnia. Thousands […]

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Country: Bosnia And Herzegovina
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22

May

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Three former Serb soldiers sentenced over ‘war crimes’

Three former Serb soldiers have been sentenced to a total of 32 years in prison for “war crimes against civilians” in northwestern Sanski Most during the war between 1992 and 1995. Bosnian High Court on Friday found three of four suspects guilty on charges of war crimes such as massacre against Bosniak civilians, torture and […]

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Country: Bosnia And Herzegovina
Source: Anadolu Ajansı

11

Apr

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Bosnia’s spiritual guide, Mustafa Ceric, warns of another genocide

Four hours into meetings, and Mustafa Ceric is still holding court. The 65-year-old cleric is still clearly popular; the young and the old — and in all manner of attire — flock him to greet at a book launch at the Gazi Husrev Begova Library in the centre of Bascarsija. Nearly everyone in the room […]

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Country: Bosnia And Herzegovina
Source: TRT World