Genocide in Bosnia

Bosnian Genocide, 1992-1995

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American Spy Photos Show Bosnian Genocide Mass Grave: 2,700 Bosnian Muslims believed to be executed

Toledo Blade
11 August 1995.

UNITED NATIONS — The U.S. ambassador showed spy photographs to the Security Council yesterday, saying they were strong evidence that Bosnian Serb rebels executed as many as 2,700 Muslim civilians last month.

The eight high-altitude photos of what appeared to be mass graves, along with witness accounts, are a “compelling case that there were wide-scale atrocities committed … against defenseless civilians,” Ambassador Madeleine Albright said.

“There were high-level Bosnian Serb military people present,” Ms. Albright said. “This is clearly a case that needs to be investigated further by the [U.N.] war crimes tribunal.” Read the rest of this entry »