escaping-death-on-the-flight-from-srebrenica 11 Jul 13 Escaping Death on the Flight From Srebrenica

Hasan Hasanovic recalls his near-death experience escaping from Srebrenica, when he managed to evade the mass killings but never saw his father or brother again.

interview-tribunal-delays-return-of-srebrenica-victims-belongings 11 Jul 13 Hague Delays Return of Srebrenica Victims’ Belongings

The Hague Tribunal seems reluctant to return the possessions of massacre victims to their relatives in Bosnia, causing some to seek the prosecution of the UN court's former prosecutor.

more-than-550-years-for-srebrenica-crimes 11 Jul 13 Srebrenica Killers Jailed For 553 Years So Far

By the 18th anniversary of the Srebrenica atrocities in July 1995, the Hague Tribunal and Bosnia’s state court had convicted a total 27 people for their involvement in the killings.

srebrenica-aaåth-sabotage-unit-taking-breaks-amid-cold-blooded-murder 13 Jul 12 Srebrenica - 10th Sabotage Unit: ‘Taking Breaks Amid Cold-blooded Murder’

Six members of unit believed to have killed around 800 people from Srebrenica in 1995 have been jailed so far to 157 years.

making-a-better-future-by-resolving-the-past 11 Jul 12 'Making a Better Future by Resolving the Past'

In four years working as a forensic anthropologist, Esma Alicehajic has taken part in dozens of Srebrenica exhumations, and says she never allows herself to feel emotional while working on a mass grave.

zvornik-brigade-guilty-for-2-500-plus-deaths 11 Jul 12 Zvornik Brigade, Guilty For 2,500-Plus Deaths

Verdicts on seven members say VRS brigade played key role in slaughter after fall of Srebrenica - executing victims and transporting the bodies to mass graves.

bosnian-serb-army-chiefs-deemed-responsible-for-massacre 11 Jul 12 Bosnian Serb Army Chiefs Deemed Responsible For Massacre

Hague verdicts hold High Command under Ratko Mladic most responsible for the carnage in Srebrenica, along with active participation of Bosian Serb army’s Drina Corps.

of-four-households-one-man-survived 08 Jul 12 ‘Of Four Households, One man Survived’

Sehida Abdurahmanovic recalls the fate of her extended family following the fall of Srebrenica, when the slaughter of men at the hands of the Bosnian Serb army began.

hague-srebrenica-film-undermines-judgments 02 Dec 11 Hague: Srebrenica Film Undermines Judgments

Following showing of ‘A Town Betrayed’ in Sweden, Hague tribunal’s head of outreach says film contradicts past judgments of the International Criminal Tribunal for Former Yugoslavia.

norwegian-film-revives-srebrenica-genocide-row 21 Sep 11 Norwegian Film Revives Srebrenica Genocide Row

Bosniaks in Scandinavia have voiced outrage over the airing of “A Town Betrayed”, a film about Srebrenica that challenges generally accepted narratives about the 1995 massacre.

comment-marching-back-to-potocari 12 Jul 11 Marching Back to Potocari

While tens of thousands of music fans headed for the annual EXIT festival near Novi Sad, Valerie Hopkins joined thousands of others on a very different four-day event.

srebrenica-sentences-total-476-years 10 Jul 10 Srebrenica Sentences Total 476 Years

Those responsible for the killings of more than 7,000 men at Srebrenica have so far been sentenced to a total of 476 years in prison, including two life sentences.

silence-and-shame-shield-srebrenica-rapists-from-justice 08 Jul 10 Silence and Shame Shield Srebrenica Rapists from Justice

The reluctance of women survivors from the town to talk about their own sufferings – and the stigma that still surrounds rape – has allowed a grave crime to go unpunished.

only-integrating-bosnia-will-complete-the-balkan-mosaic 08 Jul 10 Only Integrating Bosnia Will Complete the Balkan Mosaic

Fifteen years on, the world has yet to define itself clearly in relation to the Srebrenica crime – and unfortunately, this ambiguity encourages Serbia to continue obstructing efforts to rebuild Bosnia.

01 Apr 10 Srebrenica Declaration: No Landmark But a Muddy Compromise

If the adoption of this text is not followed by concrete actions, starting with Ratko Mladic’s arrest, Serbia’s culture of impunity will not have changed and this is no more than empty words.



Karadzic: War Criminal or Poet?

To the media in Bosnia and Herzegovina, the arrest of Radovan Karadzic, indicted by the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia, ICTY, for genocide, war crimes and crimes against humanity, was a true sensation, and one to be exploited day after day.  


Srebrenica: Genocide Reconstructed

In July 1995 Srebrenica was shelled and occupied by the Army of Republic of Srpska,VRS, despite being declared a protected area by the United Nations. More than 7,000 people were killed, the victims of genocide.


War in Bosnia

Key dates and events in the Bosnia war.


Ratko Mladic: The Force Behind the Srebrenica Killings

The Bosnian Serb commander’s role in the genocide committed in Srebrenica is described in detail in many indictments and verdicts pronounced before local and international judicial institutions.


The Indictment Against Ratko Mladic

Indictments in 1995 and 2000, further amended in 2002 and 2010, charge the former commander of the Republika Srpska Army with genocide and other crimes.


Ratko Mladic: From Promising Officer to Bloodstained Warlord

When Mladic ordered his army to bomb the people of Sarajevo until they ‘go insane’, he revealed the murderous intentions that would culminate in the Srebrenica massacre.

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