Yasmin Qureshi MP, Chair of the All Party Parliamentary Group on Srebrenica Commemoration and a Shadow Justice Minister travelled to Srebrenica this week to hear first-hand from genocide survivors and meet with officials in the Bosnia-Herzegovina to discuss commemoration and reconciliation. Commenting on her visit to Srebrenica, Yasmin said: “The lessons from Srebrenica are so […]
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.