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10 Dec 14 War Criminal Invited to Tudjman Commemoration

The opposition Croatian Democratic Union party invited Branimir Glavas, who is in jail in Bosnia, to events to mark the 15th anniversary of the death of former president Franjo Tudjman.

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08 Dec 14 Macedonia’s New Monuments ‘Fuel Ethnic Divisions’

The country’s recent monument-building spree is a political project intended to boost the government and feeds ethnic and religious tensions, a new report claims.

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05 Dec 14 Serb Cross Above Sarajevo Torn Down

A huge makeshift cross erected above Sarajevo to commemorate Serb victims in the city in the 1990s has been taken down by unknown assailants after it caused anger among Bosniaks.

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04 Dec 14 Croatian Serb Refugees Demand Belgrade Monument

Refugees who fled Croatia during the 1990s war asked the Belgrade authorities to erect a monument dedicated to Serb victims who died during the conflict.

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18 Nov 14 100,000 Croats Remember Fall of Vukovar

Around 100,000 citizens along with entire Croatian political leadership took part this year in commemorations of the fall of the eastern town of Vukovar in 1991 to the Yugoslav Army.

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10 Nov 14 Montenegro Bosniaks Demand 1924 Massacre Recognition

The Montenegrin government was urged to finally acknowledge and condemn the Royal Yugoslav Army’s killing of around 1,000 Bosniak civilians in the northern village of Sahovici.

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30 Oct 14 Bosnian Serbs to Remove Controversial Sarajevo Cross

The makeshift cross installed above the Bosnian capital to commemorate Serb victims of the 1990s conflict will be removed after it sparked angry reactions from Bosniak war victims.

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24 Oct 14 Bosniaks Mark Closure of Detention Camp for Serbs

For the first time, Bosniak ex-prisoners commemorated the shutdown of a wartime prison camp where the Bosnian Army detained hundreds of Serbs in Celebici in 1992.

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06 Oct 14 WWII Children’s Concentration Camp Remembered in Croatia

Survivors joined a memorial ceremony for victims of the concentration camp in Sisak where Serb, Jewish and Roma children were imprisoned by the Nazis and Croatia’s wartime Ustasa regime.

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02 Oct 14 Croatia Commemorates 1991 Attack on Dubrovnik

Wreaths were laid in the coastal city to commemorate the 23rd anniversary of the attack by the Yugoslav People’s Army and Montenegrin Territorial Defence forces which began an eight-month siege.

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29 Sep 14 Killings of Elderly Serbs Commemorated in Croatia

War victims’ associations commemorated the anniversary of the killings of 16 elderly Serbs in the Croatian villages of Varivode and Gosic in 1995 and urged the authorities to punish their murderers.

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24 Sep 14 Bosnia Marks Anniversary of Wartime Killings in Duljci

Mourners in the hamlet of Duljci in the country’s north-west commemorated the 22nd anniversary of the killing of 40 Bosniaks from the surrounding villages by Bosnian Serb police and troops.

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23 Sep 14 Anti-Fascist Victims of WWII Honoured in Zagreb

A new temporary memorial was unveiled in a park in the Croatian capital to honour thousands of people who were executed there by Zagreb’s wartime Ustasa pro-Nazi regime.

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22 Sep 14 Bosnian Serbs Erect Huge Cross Above Sarajevo

The unauthorised installation of the cross on a hill above the Muslim-majority city besieged by Serb forces in wartime caused outrage, with reports that some people tried to pull it down.

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28 Aug 14 Sarajevo Commemorates Deadly Market Massacre

Victims, politicians and ordinary Sarajevans marked the 19th anniversary of the wartime attack that killed 34 civilians and injured many more at the Markale open-air market in the capital.

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