Remembering Srebrenica joins the Bosnian Jewish community and the larger Bosnian Community in condemning the Bleiburg commemoration event. Remembering Srebrenica UK, as a charity which focuses on Bosnian genocide education and warning about the consequences of hate, condemns the commemorative event for the Bleiberg victims planned to take place in Sarajevo on May 16 , […]
The 27th January marks the anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz-Birkenau, the largest Nazi death camp. On this day, Holocaust Memorial Day, we commemorate the victims of the Holocaust and remember genocides that have occurred notwithstanding the world’s promise of ‘Never Again’ – Cambodia, Rwanda, Bosnia, Darfur.
On WhiteArmBand day we spoke to Satko Mujagic who survived the concentration camp Omarska during which he was beaten, tortured, and marked for execution. Today mark 28 years since the camps were discovered by British Journalists which saved Satko’s life.
This week marks 28 years since British Journalists discovered the concentration camps in Prijedor which led to the closure of the concentration camp Omarska where over 6,000 people were imprisoned and over 700 were murdered.
On today’s date in 1992, over 124 Bosniak Muslims were massacred at Hrastova Glavica near Sanski Most. The people, who were massacred and then thrown in a mass grave which would be discovered in 1998, were detainees of the Omarska and Keraterm concentrated camps.