Jovan Divjak was a Commander of the Territorial Defence in Sarajevo when the war in Bosnia began. In April 1992, he stayed in Sarajevo to be part of the multi-ethnic ABiH, defending the city and its civilians.
Nusreta Sivac was of 37 women taken to the infamous Omarska camp in Prijedor, and subjected to unimaginable sexual violence. Nusreta has bravely spoken out about her experience and encouraged others to do the same.
Predrag Pašić was an international footballer before the war. When Bosnian Serb forces surrounded Sarajevo, he had the choice to leave the besieged city. Instead, he chose to stay and to set up a football school for children of all faiths and ethnicities.
At the age of 15, 'Mirsada' was imprisoned in a rape camp as part of the campaign of 'ethnic cleansing' taking place across Bosnia. She has shown incredible courage to survive, raise a family and now tells us her story.
Next Tuesday night 22:00 @swanseasound my guest is forensic scientist @AbiCarterCSI We'll hear about her interesting work and of her amazing challenges @8372Challenge to raise money & awareness for @SrebrenicaUK and we'll also hear her favourite music tracks.Listen live! #radio
Remembering Srebrenica fundraising dinner Saturday 27th October. Still some tickets available and can be booked here: https://t.co/YURHaa0xTJ
Kindly organised by #Worcester partners @FortisLiving @WCTrust & Mayor @JabbaRiaz.
Do you want to work in the charity sector? Remembering Srebrenica. Remembering Srebrenica is a UK charitable initiative dedicated to commemorating the victims of genocide in Srebrenica. Become a Advocacy and Partnerships Volunteer! Find out more here: https://t.co/e9geF7RCxh
“With three presidents, 13 prime ministers, and more than 700 members of parliament, Bosnia-Herzegovina has one of the most complicated systems of government in the world.” A useful explanation from @RFERL on Bosnia’s complicated system of government. https://t.co/RxlNoMzqVU