birn-s-documentary-movie-missing-you-shown-in-sarajevo
17 Sep 14 BIRN Missing Persons Documentary Debated in Sarajevo

Bosnian society isn’t paying enough attention to the issue of the 8,000 people still missing since the 1990s war, a debate after the screening of the BIRN documentary film was told.

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serbia-repatriates-24-war-victims-bodies-to-kosovo
15 Sep 14 Serbia Repatriates 24 War Victims’ Bodies to Kosovo

The remains of the ethnic Albanians who were killed during the late 1990s war and buried in a mass grave near the Serbian town of Raska were sent back to Kosovo for identification.

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interpol-to-use-bosnia-victim-identification-expertise-1
11 Sep 14 Interpol to Use Bosnia Victim Identification Expertise

Interpol signed an agreement with the International Commission on Missing Persons to create an international victim identification resource that uses techniques pioneered in post-war Bosnia and Herzegovina.

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croatia-threatens-serbia-s-eu-path-over-wartime-missing
01 Sep 14 Croatia Threatens Serbia’s EU Path Over Wartime Missing

Zagreb said it could obstruct Serbia and other Balkan countries’ paths to EU membership if they do not provide more information about Croats who went missing during the 1991-95 war.

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regional-leaders-sign-missing-persons-declaration
29 Aug 14 Ex-Yugoslav Presidents Sign Missing Persons Declaration

The presidents of Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Montenegro and Serbia signed a landmark declaration aimed at speeding up the search for people still missing from the 1990s conflicts.

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kosovo-serbs-condemn-albanian-protest
29 Aug 14 Kosovo Protesters Stop Serbs From Attending Church

Several hundred Kosovo Albanians protesting about missing persons from the conflict of the 1990s prevented a busload of Serbs from attending a church service in western Kosovo.

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balkan-states-not-doing-enough-about-missing-serbs
28 Aug 14 Balkan States ‘Not Doing Enough’ About Missing Serbs

The Serbian missing persons commission said former Yugoslav countries should do more to find and return the bodies of several thousand Serbs still missing since the 1990s wars.

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serbia-hunt-for-kosovo-war-bodies-inconclusive
21 Aug 14 Serbia Hunt for Kosovo War Bodies Inconclusive

Investigators have failed to find more corpses of Kosovo Albanian victims during a renewed search at a quarry in southern Serbia where 45 bodies have already been exhumed.

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montenegro-to-investigate-wartime-missing-persons
18 Aug 14 Montenegro Commits to Finding Wartime Missing Persons

Montenegro is to sign a cross-regional declaration with Bosnia, Croatia and Serbia, committing the country to finding the bodies of 61 people still missing since the 1990s wars.

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serbia-continues-search-for-kosovo-victims
07 Aug 14 Serbia Restarts Body Hunt at Kosovo Mass Grave

The authorities are restarting the search for the remains of Kosovo Albanian victims at a mass grave at the Rudnica quarry in southern Serbia, where 45 bodies have already been exhumed.

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bosnia-buries-284-bodies-from-wartime-mass-grave
21 Jul 14 Bosnia Buries 284 Bodies from Wartime Mass Grave

Thousands of people gathered to mourn as the remains of 284 people recently found in Tomasica at the biggest mass grave discovered since the 1992-95 war were buried.

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kosovo-has-little-hope-for-new-evidence-of-war-dead
18 Jul 14 Grave Fails to Yield Victims of Mass Killing in Kosovo

Forensic experts in Kosovo uncovered only a few human remains at a grave site in the Kosovo village of Rezalle, dashing hopes the bodies of over 40 victims of a massacre will be found.

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kosovo-believes-several-albanians-were-reburried-in-raska
16 Jul 14 Kosovo Village Searched For Remains of War Dead

Forensic experts are hunting for evidence at a grave site in the Kosovo village of Rezalle, where 42 Albanians were allegedly killed by Serbian forces in April 1999.

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two-more-locations-suspected-as-mass-grave
30 Jun 14 Serbia Probes More Suspected Kosovo Mass Graves

The authorities will investigate two more locations near a mass grave in the Serbian town of Raska, where the remains of 50 Kosovo Albanians thought to have been killed in wartime were found.

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un-group-demands-urgent-act-on-missing-persons-in-kosovo
26 Jun 14 UN Calls for Urgent Action on Kosovo’s Missing

The authorities in Kosovo and Serbia must show stronger political commitment to finding more than 1,700 people still missing since the 1990s conflict, a UN delegation said in Pristina.

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