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07 Jul 15 Serbian President Appeals to British Queen Over Srebrenica

President Tomislav Nikolic asked Queen Elizabeth II to urge the British government to drop its UN Security Council resolution on Srebrenica, despite the fact that the monarch does not set political policy.

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07 Jul 15 100,000 Bones Exhibit to Open in Srebrenica

On the 20th anniversary of the Srebrenica genocide, an artwork made up of 100,000 ceramic bones will be installed to commemorate the victims whose remains were found in mass graves.

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03 Jul 15 Bosnian Serb Convicted of Srebrenica Boy’s Murder

The Bosnian state court sentenced Srecko Boskovic to ten years in prison for killing a 15-year-old boy in July 1995 at a dam near the town of Zvornik, after the fall of Srebrenica.

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02 Jul 15 Serbian Activists Urge End to Genocide Denial

An awareness-raising action called #7000 aims to honour the Srebrenica victims in Belgrade, arguing that it is time that Serbia officially accepts that the 1995 mass killings were genocide.

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02 Jul 15 Bosnian Serb Soldier Acquitted of Srebrenica Genocide

The Bosnian state court acquitted former Bosnian Serb Army serviceman Aleksandar Cvetkovic of taking part in the genocide of Bosniaks from Srebrenica in July 1995.

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02 Jul 15 UN ‘Shares Blame for Srebrenica Genocide’

At a UN General Assembly event to commemorate the 1995 massacres of Bosniaks, secretary-general Ban Ki-moon said the UN shared the blame because it did not prevent genocide being committed.

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30 Jun 15 Serbian President ‘Ready’ to Go to Srebrenica

After initially refusing to attend the 20th anniversary commemoration of the Srebrenica massacres, Serbian President Tomislav Nikolic said he was now ready to go in order to help reconciliation.

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29 Jun 15 Bosnian Serbs Urge UN to Drop Srebrenica Resolution

A Bosnian Serb leader told the UN secretary-general that a planned Security Council resolution to mark the 20th anniversary of the Srebrenica massacres would cause more divisions.

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26 Jun 15 Srebrenica Commander Oric Extradited to Sarajevo

Former Bosnian Army general Naser Oric arrived in the Bosnian capital after being extradited from Switzerland, where he was being held on a Serbian war crimes warrant.

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25 Jun 15 Switzerland to Extradite Naser Oric to Bosnia

Former Bosnian Army general Naser Oric will to be extradited from Switzerland to Bosnia and Herzegovina, where he is under investigation for war crimes, despite Belgrade’s plea for him to be sent to Serbia.

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24 Jun 15 Naser Oric Arrest Threatens Srebrenica Anniversary

Organisers of the 20th anniversary commemoration of the Srebrenica massacres say they will postpone it until Bosniak ex-commander Oric, who was detained on a Serbian war crimes warrant, is freed.

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23 Jun 15 Serbia Slams ‘Destabilising’ UN Srebrenica Resolution

The Serbian authorities wrote to the permanent members of the UN Security Council, saying that a proposed resolution condemning the Srebrenica genocide would cause destabilisation in the region.

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19 Jun 15 Serbia PM ‘Ready to Attend’ Srebrenica Anniversary

Prime Minister Aleksandar Vucic said he was ready to pay tribute at the 20th anniversary commemoration of the massacres but does not support a UN resolution condemning them as genocide.

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19 Jun 15 Serbia PM ‘Ready to Attend’ Srebrenica Anniversary

Prime Minister Aleksandar Vucic said he was ready to pay tribute at the 20th anniversary commemoration of the massacres but does not support a UN resolution condemning them as genocide.

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19 Jun 15 Hague Tribunal Publishes Srebrenica Anniversary Webpage

Marking the 20th anniversary of the Srebrenica genocide, the Hague Tribunal has published a webpage featuring key cases related to the 1995 massacres to commemorate the victims.

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