Srebrenica commemorates 21st anniversary of genocide

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A Bosnian Muslim women during the funeral in the Potocari Memorial Center, Srebrenica, Bosnia and Herzegovina, 11 July 2016

Srebrenica commemorates 21st anniversary of genocide


On Monday, Srebrenica commemorates the 21st anniversary of genocide committed by the Serbian paramilitary units in 1995. During the ceremony, remains of 127 victims of massacre are planning to be buried.

Relatives of victims and mourners will gather today in Potocari, a village in Bosnia and Herzegovina to pay tribute to the 8,000 victims of the massacre during the Balkans conflict. The President of the UN Mechanism for International Criminal Tribunals Theodor Meron and the mayor of Srebreni...


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