Parliamentarians from all parties gathered at the House of Lords on 6 February for the launch Remembering Srebrenica’s theme to commemorate the 23rd anniversary of the Srebrenica genocide. The theme, “Acts of Courage” pays tribute to the ordinary Bosnians who took great risks to protect others during the conflict in the 1990s. Lord Bourne of […]
It's great to have Marsaili Fraser, former head of the EU Special Representative's political office in Bosnia and political advisor to Paddy Ashdown when he was High Representative in Sarajevo speak @harrisacdundee at the @RemSrebScot conference.
Why remember a conflict that happened 25 years ago?
- it's important in & of itself.
- it's not the first genocide & won't be the last.
- we need to discuss the consequences when we intervene in an other countries affairs.
- it promotes thinking to understand prejudice & hate.