20 Nov 15 Bosnia Urged to Intensify Hunt for Wartime Missing

Twenty years after the Dayton peace agreement ended the war, the International Committee of the Red Cross urged the authorities to intensify the search for around 7,000 people who are still missing.

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16 Nov 15 Serbia Probes Suspected Kosovo War Mass Grave

Serbia is investigating a potential mass grave site in the southern Raska region, near where the remains of dozens of Kosovo Albanians killed in the 1998-99 war were exhumed last year.

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03 Nov 15 Bosnia Finds War Victims’ Bones Deep Underground

Human remains believed to belong to Serb and Bosniak victims of the 1990s war have been found more than 50 metres underground in a pit near the southern city of Mostar.

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29 Oct 15 Bosnia Finds 600 Body Parts in Mass Grave

Hundreds of human remains - probably those of Bosniaks and Croats killed during wartime ethnic cleansing - were found during the exhumation of a mass grave in Jakarina Kosa near Prijedor.

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22 Oct 15 Kosovo, Montenegro Sign Deal on Missing Persons

Kosovo and Montenegro’s government commissions on missing persons signed an agreement to exchange information to help find the remaining people who disappeared in the 1990s wars.

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02 Sep 15 Kosovo Seeks War Dead in Prizren Cemetery

The EU rule-of-law mission and Kosovo’s forensics department have exhumed remains from a Muslim cemetery in Prizren - the latest discovery of a suspected victim of the 1990s war.

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31 Aug 15 Serbia, Bosnia Mark ‘Day of the Disappeared’

Families of people who went missing during the 1990s conflicts and have not been found marked the annual Day of the Disappeared by urging the authorities to do more to find their relatives’ bodies.

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09 Jun 15 Bosnia Discovers Two Wartime Mass Graves

The Bosnian state prosecution said that two previously unknown mass graves containing the bodies of victims of the 1992-95 war have been discovered in the towns of Bratunac and Bihac.

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28 May 15 Bosnia Inspects Mortuaries, Seeking Missing Persons

Experts are to review a mortuary in the town of Travnik in the hope of identifying some of the unclaimed bodies as missing victims of the 1992-95 war.

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05 May 15 Kosovo Serbs Say President’s Plan is ‘Last Hope’

Kosovo Serbs hope that President Tomislav Nikolic’s new ‘Kosovo platform’ will finally address the longstanding issue of Serbs who were abducted or went missing during and after the war.

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28 Apr 15 Kosovo Unveils Missing Persons Monument at Parliament

The new memorial dedicated to the 1,650 people who have not been found since the Kosovo war was inaugurated in the garden of parliament to mark the end of Missing Persons Week.

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27 Apr 15 EULEX Uncovers Suspected Mass Grave in Kosovo

The EU rule-of-law mission, EULEX, on Monday said it had found human remains in a village cemetery in the Skenderaj/Srbica area of Kosovo after a villager provided information.

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22 Apr 15 Serbia to Probe Suspected Kosovo War Mass Grave

In the latest search for Kosovo war victims, an investigation will begin on Thursday at a suspected mass grave near the southern town of Novi Pazar, Serbia’s missing persons commission told BIRN.

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21 Apr 15 Kosovo Launches Missing Persons Week

Events are being held to highlight that over 1,650 people still haven’t been found since the Kosovo war ended, while a new excavation of a suspected mass grave in Serbia has also been announced.

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17 Apr 15 Thousands Join Kosovo Massacre Reburial Ceremony

The remains of 21 Kosovo Albanians killed by Belgrade’s forces in 1999 and then found hidden in a mass grave in Serbia were reburied in the village of Cikatove e Vjeter.

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