The granddaughter of holocaust survivors, student Hannah Gershon - pictured below, right - travelled to Bosnia-Herzegovina with Remembering Srebrenica as one of five people born in 1995 - the year that the Srebrenica genocide took place - as part of a documentary discovering more about the atrocity. Here, Hannah recounts her experience.
Almost a thousand school children are taking to football pitches across Britain today to open the scoring against hatred and intolerance in a nation-wide football tournament to mark the 20th anniversary of the Srebrenica genocide.
Mustafaen Kamal travelled to Srebrenica with fellow students from the London School of Economics (LSE). Mustafaen, pictured with the group, offers here a personal take on his experience in Bosnia-Herzegovina.
Hate rising in UK.
“Surveys show the public view Muslims negatively and as a distinctly different group, and that up to a third hold at least one antisemitic view .. All the convictions for stirring up hatred last year included an anti-Muslim component.”
"The number of hate crimes recorded in England and Wales in 2018/19 soared by more than 10 per cent on the previous year, new official figures show. Of the 103,379 offences recorded by police this year, 76 per cent were race hate crimes."