Today, in unprecedented circumstances at the International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia (ICTY), a Bosnian Croat defendant said he had taken poison to protest against the upholding of his 20-year jail term for war crimes. Remembering Srebrenica calls for the eyes of the world to remain on victims, survivors and the process of justice, rather […]
In April 2016, Resad Trbonja, a survivor of the siege of Sareyjevo and Nedžad Avdić, a survivor of the Srebrenica genocide, visited the UK for an Educational Tour of Schools. They visited 4 schools speaking about their experiences to students aged between 14 and 18. Resad spoke about the siege of Sarejevo and his experiences […]
In April 2015, members of the Welsh Assembly travelled to Bosnia-Herzegovina with our ‘Lessons from Srebrenica’ educational visits programme to witness at first-hand the testimony of survivors and Mothers who lost loved ones in the Srebrenica genocide. Here, they give their accounts of the experience – filmed at the Srebrenica-Potočari Memorial Complex – where some […]
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"Deah, Yusor and Razan were executed in a place that was meant to be safe: their home. Their murderer's Facebook account was cluttered with anti-religion posts".
Three people killed by their neighbour because of #Islamophobia .
A visit to the Tunnel of Hope - as part of @SrebrenicaUK delegation - built beneath the airport runway to connect the besieged city of Sarajevo with the rest of Bosnian territory. The 800m tunnel provided a lifeline for inhabitants transporting food, aid & arms. #TunelSpasa