It probably wouldn’t be stretching the truth to state that Dr Ilijaz Pilav was the last man to leave Srebrenica. Forcing his injured patients into the care of unwilling UN staff, the doctor ran back to the post office to make a last ditch attempt to radio Sarajevo for help. As he raced across the […]
Amra Dautović came to the UK as a child refugee during the Bosnian War. Arriving to the country without speaking a word of English she now has a degree in Psychology and Criminal Justice, as well as a Masters degree in Forensic Psychology. Amra is now the Managing Director of the My Time Richmond Fellowship Division and has won several awards for her efforts and contribution to Mental Health work. Although she says her biggest achievement is her family, especially her two young children that she hopes to raise with knowledge and pride of their family heritage and origin. This is her story.
Una Srabović-Ryan is a British Bosnian whose biological father was killed in the Srebrenica genocide. She was adopted at 6 months and moved with her adoptive family at the age of 5 to the UK. In 2016 she went to Australia to meet her biological mother. It was during her time there that she learnt of her father’s name and saw his picture for the first time.
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.
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A message of support from the leaders of Northern Ireland's five main political parties.
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The First Minister of Scotland, Nicola Sturgeon will today visit Srebrenica, the site of the worst atrocity on European soil since World War Two.
Tomorrow marks an important day in the fight for justice for the victims of Srebrenica and other atrocities committed during the Bosnian war, with the verdict in the trial of Radovan Karadžić due to be handed down by the Trial Chamber of the International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia (ICTY) .
A group of Manchester girls joined Remembering Srebrenica to spread a message of peace, love and hope this Christmas by helping to design the charity’s seasonal greetings card.
Pupils at a London school have been working with 15 other schools around the globe to help raise awareness about genocides since the Holocaust, following their meeting with a Srebrenica survivor earlier this year.
Some 20 community activists from across England travelled to Bosnia & Herzegovina in December 2015 on our 'Lessons from Srebrenica' visits programme.
"This decision undermines the rule of law and prospects for long term stability and reconciliation": New Statement by UN Special Adviser on Prevention of Genocide, Mr Dieng on Republika Srpska revoking endorsement of the 2004 Srebrenica Commission Report. https://t.co/piJHtcThlc
It's #FollowFriday, we recommend following our colleagues at @PCRCBiH. Amongst other important initiatives, the Post Conflict Research Centre are compiling survivor stories as part of their 'Ordinary Heroes Peacebuilding Program'. #ActsofCourage https://t.co/ugINz2P6I5
Dodik govt has moved to scrap RS' own acknowledgment of genocide in #Srebrenica from 2004. The move has been roundly condemned by the international community. But it's as much an act of revisionism as it is proof of future intent to do more violence. https://t.co/235S7NyAeP
UN Human Rights Chief Zeid condemns the decision of the Republika Srpska National Assembly in #BosniaandHerzegovina to revoke its endorsement of the 2004 #Srebrenica Commission Report.