Mark Viner co-ordinated the radiography team assisting the forensic investigations of mass graves in Bosnia for seven years. In that time he helped uncover vital evidence to convict those who perpetrated the atrocities in Srebrenica, but also developed techniques that would help in many other disasters across the world. He returned to Srebrenica to learn more about the context and the people in October 2016 and shares his story here.
Alison Anderson MBE left a young family behind in order to travel out to Bosnia and help with the forensic work to identify victims' bodies from mass graves and collect evidence to convict war criminals. She returned in 2016 to learn more about the country and the survivors of the genocide and wrote this piece for us about it.
Robert McNeil writes about his journey of realisation about the tragedy of the genocide in Srebrenica and what we can learn from it. In 1996 I was asked by the war crimes tribunal in The Hague (ICTY) in my capacity as a forensic technician to join the first of many international forensic teams to gather […]
This week hear how a group of people from #stokeontrent discovered more about the war in Bosnia and massacre of 8000 men and boys in Srebrenica. And why it’s important today! @SrebrenicaUK @ymcans @Aida_S_Haughton #SOTCulture https://t.co/WwCJN7WWCS
The Bosnian armed forces punished a soldier for saying that former Bosnian Serb military chief and #Srebrenica perpetrator Ratko Mladic “fought against terrorism”. @BalkanInsight
"While we all have a right to freedom of expression, as protected by the Human Rights Convention, this doesn’t mean we can say whatever we want" @Channel4 has launched a campaign to stop online abuse received by those in the public eye #TogetherAgainstHate https://t.co/Hj7kqnzh0X