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Bosnian Genocide, 1992-1995

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Doboj Genocide, Serbs Raped 2,000-2,500 Bosniak & Croat Women & Children

Excerpt from “Mass rape: the war against women in Bosnia-Herzegovina” By Alexandra Stiglmayer, Marion Faber

“I saw about seven or eight little girls who died after they were raped. I saw how they took them away to be raped and then brought them back unconscious. They three them down in front of us…”

The Rape Camp in Doboj

According to the statements of three women, there was a women’s camp in the northern Bosnian town of Doboj in which approximately 2,000 Bosniak and Croatian women as well as a few children were detained in May and June 1992 (three years before the Srebrenica genocide. Note that Doboj Genocide is another legally validated case of genocide in Bosnia.). This number is very high, and I have discussed it at length with the women. They insist it is correct and say that the gymnasium of the Djure Pucar Stari school in which they were housed was very big, that international handball tournaments were held in it previously, that it even had tiers of seats, and that it was “completely overcrowded.”

“We couldn’t move without stepping on somebody,” says forty-year-old Kadira.” “There might even have been 2,500 women.” Read the rest of this entry »

Gornja Grapska Massacre near Doboj, Bosnia

On 10 May 1992, Serb forces attacked Bosniak village of Gornja Grapska in the municipality of Doboj. Pre-war populaton of the village consisted of 2,260 Bosniaks, 27 Croats, 6 Yugoslavs, and 4 Others.

The village was unarmed and undefended. Serbs slaughtered at least 34 Bosnian Muslim women, children and the elderly men in the massacre. After the massacre, they plundered the village and torched Bosnian Muslim houses.

At least 20 Bosniak women, some of them underage, were captured and transfered to Doboj where they were kept for months and brutally raped in a local police station. After months of terror, they were released to Red Cross and told by their captors to “bear Serb children.”

Written by genocideinbosnia

January 4, 2011 at 3:21 am