I am very glad to have this opportunity of sending this message for the Srebrenica Memorial Day here in the UK. This year marks the 25th anniversary of that terrible genocide, the worst atrocity in European soil since World War Two. The genocide was the high point, the culmination of years of campaign of hatred […]
Excellencies, distinguished participants, dear colleagues, I would like to begin by sincerely thanking the organisers of this poignant and important commemoration. To me, remembering what happened in Srebrenica 25 years ago constitutes not only responsibility that we all share in humanity but also an imperative to prevent the commission of such crimes in the future. […]
I am Christiane Amanpour, and thank you for asking me to join in remembering Srebrenica 25 years on. And remembering also that the theme is “Every Action Matters“. So let’s just go back to the early 90s when mayhem was taking place in Europe. After WWII we were raised to say and to be believe […]
I’m thinking today of the Mothers of Srebrenica, and all the other survivors, whose husbands, brothers, sons were murdered in the genocide twenty-five years ago. I think too of the victims, in particular the children, who were denied the chance to live and love and have families of their own. It is a loss beyond […]
I want to thank the Remembering Srebrenica UK foundation and all of our British friends for inviting me to address you today. I am very grateful for the chance to say just a few words on the 25th anniversary of the genocide. In 2003, I was honoured to take part in the dedication to the […]
The Former Prime Minister tells us why she supports the work of Remembering Srebrenica and outlines what the government is doing to help victims of sexual violence.
I am proud that the Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government has been able to support the work of Remembering Srebrenica in all that it has done to commemorate the genocide in Bosnia but also through its work in the United Kingdom. Courage comes in many forms. Whether that is the courage to speak […]
On the 23rd Anniversary of the Srebrenica genocide, actress, filmmaker and humanitarian, Angelina Jolie has given an exclusive statement of support to Remembering Srebrenica.
Yasmin Qureshi MP and Andrew Mitchell MP Yasmin Qureshi MP, Chair of the All–Party Parliamentary Group on Srebrenica and Andrew Mitchell MP, former Secretary of State for International Development. The systematic murder of thousands of innocent people at Srebrenica is a terrible warning to the world that when we said ‘never again’ after the Holocaust, we […]
Her Royal Highness The Princess Royal represents the UK in Bosnia and Herzegovina at the Srebrenica-Potočari Memorial Complex on 11 July - Srebrenica Memorial Day.
First Minister for Scotland
Congratulations to my dear friend Lord Jim Wallace @jrwallace54 on his appointment as Moderator Designate @churchscotland. Jim is a Patron of @SrebrenicaUK & one of the most amazing people I know and am so delighted that he has been recognised in this way https://t.co/bZnxL5pjgw
Today marks the horrifying and murderous attack on the Tree of Life Synagogue which stole the lives of 11 Jewish people simply because of their faith. In their honour and the honour of so many others lost to hatred, we continue to educate on the lessons of the past. We remember.
We urge you to check out our friends @SrebrenicaUK new #podcast series. 'Untold Killing' tells the little-known story of genocide and ethnic cleansing right in the heart of Europe through the voices of those who survived it. Listen now: https://t.co/KdT48jJh5m
After #Facebook banned content that denies the Holocaust, the Institute for Research of Genocide Canada urged the social network to impose a smiliar ban on the denial of the 1995 #Srebrenica genocide.
Join our friends @TheAJR_ to commemorate Kristallnacht, which took place on 9 November 1938. It was a night of vandalism, violence and persecution against the Jewish population in Nazi territories, that many have since described as ‘the beginning of the Holocaust’. #KeepaLightOn https://t.co/keXeFIlVzq