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United States Air Force to Help Bosnian Muslims

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5,000 Bosnian Muslims, including 2,000 children, died of starvation in six besieged enclaves, including Srebrenica and Zepa.

US PREPARATIONS FOR BOSNIA AIRDROP GAINING INTENSITY

Kentucky New Era, p.5A
25 February 1993.
By Laurinda Keys

Sarajevo, Bosnia-Herzegovina (AP) — First, 600,000 leaflets will flutter down on eastern Bosnia, telling residents about a coming American airdrop. Then, tons of food and medicine will fall from the sky.

Our hope is to watch for presents from heaven,” said Fadil Heljic, a ham radio operator in the besieged town of Zepa.

The Defense Department is not disclosing a starting date for its airdrop into eastern Bosnia, but it was expected to start this weekend. It is intended to help about 300,000 cold, hungry Muslims [Bosniaks] in six enclaves besieged by Serb fighters.

About 5,000 people in those areas, including 2,000 children, have died of hunger and cold this winter, according to unconfirmed reports by the Bosnian government. Read the rest of this entry »

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American Serbs Deny Genocide in Bosnia

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By Anthony Lewis
The Vindicator, p. A10
2 November 1993.

BOSTON — A pathetic byproduct of the genocide in Bosnia has been the attempt by some Americans of Serbian ancestry to deny the reality of the Serbian aggression there.

“What’s happening in Bosnia,” Bob Djurdjevic of Phoenix wrote to The New York Times the other day, “is not genocide’… it is a tragedy largely inflicted on the Muslims by their own government.” Read the rest of this entry »

Echoes of the Third Reich in Serb Terror in Srebrenica

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Echoes of Third Reich in Ethnic Cleansing

The Milwaukee Journal
17 July 1995.

Missing from the heart-rending photographs of terrified refugees were the dusty railroad cattle cars and the sullen storm troopers watching with expressionless faces. Nevertheless, some of the roads and villages of [predominantly Bosnian Muslim-inhabited] eastern Bosnia last week looked too much like eastern Europe when it was the Nazis conducting a campaign of ethnic cleansing. Read the rest of this entry »

Photojournalism: Bijeljina Massacre, First Day of Bosnian War

Bosnian Genocide, 1992: On 31 March 1992 / 1 April 1992, Serbian paramilitary group, led by Zeljko Raznjatovic (ARKAN), slaughtered hundreds of Bosniak (Bosnian Muslim) civilians - women, children, and elderly men - in the town of Bijeljina in northeastern Bosnia, near the border with Serbia. Photographer: Ron Haviv

Bosnian Genocide, 1992: On 31 March 1992, Serbian paramilitary group, led by Zeljko Raznjatovic (ARKAN), slaughtered hundreds of Bosniak (Bosnian Muslim) civilians - women, children, and elderly men - in the town of Bijeljina in northeastern Bosnia, near the border with Serbia. Photographer: Ron Haviv

Bosnian Genocide, 1992: A Serbian paramilitary soldier from Arkan's Tigers shoots Bosniak (Bosnian Muslim) civilians in the street of Bijeljina on 31 March 1992, the first day of the Bosnian war.  Photographer: Ron Haviv

Bosnian Genocide, 1992: A Serbian paramilitary soldier from Arkan's Tigers shoots Bosniak (Bosnian Muslim) civilians in the street of Bijeljina on 31 March 1992, the first day of the Bosnian war. Photographer: Ron Haviv

Bosnian Genocide, 1992: Serbian paramilitaries kick and kill Bosniak (Bosnian Muslim) civilians on the streets of Bijeljina on 31 March 1992, the first day of the Bosnian war. Serbian troops slaughtered hundreds of unarmed Bosniak (Bosnian Muslim) civilians - men, women, children and elderly - in during the attack on this norteastern Bosnian city. Photographer: Ron Haviv

Bosnian Genocide, 1992: Serbian paramilitaries kick and kill Bosniak (Bosnian Muslim) civilians on the streets of Bijeljina on 31 March 1992, the first day of the Bosnian war. Serbian troops slaughtered hundreds of unarmed Bosniak (Bosnian Muslim) civilians - men, women, children and elderly - in during the attack on this norteastern Bosnian city. Photographer: Ron Haviv

Bosnian Genocide, 1992: On 31 March 1992 / 1 April 1992, Serbian paramilitary group, led by Zeljko Raznjatovic (ARKAN), slaughtered hundreds of Bosniak (Bosnian Muslim) civilians - women, children, and elderly men - in the town of Bijeljina in northeastern Bosnia, near the border with Serbia. Photographer: Ron Haviv

Bosnian Genocide, 1992: On 31 March 1992, Serbian paramilitary group, led by Zeljko Raznjatovic (ARKAN), slaughtered hundreds of Bosniak (Bosnian Muslim) civilians - women, children, and elderly men - in the town of Bijeljina in northeastern Bosnia, near the border with Serbia. Photographer: Ron Haviv

Bosnian Genocide, 1992: Frightened Bosniak (Bosnian Muslim) civilians in the town of Biljeljina. On 31 March 1992 / 1 April 1992, Serbian paramilitary group, led by Zeljko Raznjatovic (ARKAN), slaughtered hundreds of Bosniak (Bosnian Muslim) civilians - women, children, and elderly men - in the town of Bijeljina in northeastern Bosnia, near the border with Serbia. Photographer: Ron Haviv

Bosnian Genocide, 1992: Frightened Bosniak (Bosnian Muslim) civilians in the town of Biljeljina. On 31 March 1992, Serbian paramilitary group, led by Zeljko Raznjatovic (ARKAN), slaughtered hundreds of Bosniak (Bosnian Muslim) civilians - women, children, and elderly men - in the town of Bijeljina in northeastern Bosnia, near the border with Serbia. Photographer: Ron Haviv

Bosnian Genocide, 1992: Serbian paramilitaries during the attack on Bijeljina in northeastern Bosnia in the first day of war on 31 March 1992. They slaughtered hundreds of unarmed Bosniak (Bosnian Muslim) civilians - men, women, children and elderly. Photographer: Ron Haviv

Bosnian Genocide, 1992: Serbian paramilitaries during the attack on Bijeljina in northeastern Bosnia in the first day of war on 31 March 1992. They slaughtered hundreds of unarmed Bosniak (Bosnian Muslim) civilians - men, women, children and elderly. Photographer: Ron Haviv

Bosnian Genocide, 1992: Serbian paramilitaries known as Arkan's Tigers desecrate Mosque in the northeastern Bosnian town of Bijeljina on 31 March 1993, the first day of the Bosnian war. Serbian troops slaughtered hundreds of Bosniak men, women, children and elderly during the attack on Bijeljina. Photographer: Ron Haviv

Bosnian Genocide, 1992: Serbian paramilitaries known as Arkan's Tigers desecrate Mosque in the northeastern Bosnian town of Bijeljina on 31 March 1993, the first day of the Bosnian war. Serbian troops slaughtered hundreds of Bosniak men, women, children and elderly during the attack on Bijeljina. Photographer: Ron Haviv

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January 29, 2011 at 4:54 pm

Photojournalism: Manjaca Concentration Camp in Bosnia

Bosnian Genocide, August 1992. The entrance to the Manjaca concentration camp reads in cyrillic letters CONCENTRATION CAMP - PROHIBITED ENTRY. Thousands of civilians, mostly Bosniaks (Bosnian Muslims) were tortured and killed there. Photographer: Antoine Gyori

Bosnian Genocide, August 1992. The entrance to the Manjaca concentration camp reads in cyrillic letters CONCENTRATION CAMP - PROHIBITED ENTRY. Thousands of civilians, mostly Bosniaks (Bosnian Muslims) were tortured and killed there. Photographer: Antoine Gyori

Bosnian Genocide, August 1992. Sign written in cyrillic letters reads MINES. Manjaca concentration camp near Prijedor, north-west Bosnia. The camp was surrounded by mines to prevent escape of prisoners. Thousands of civilians, mostly Bosniaks (Bosnian Muslims) were tortured and killed there. Photographer: Patrick Robert

Bosnian Genocide, August 1992. Sign (visible from Center to Right) written in cyrillic letters reads MINES. Manjaca concentration camp near Prijedor, north-west Bosnia. The camp was surrounded by mines to prevent escape of prisoners. Thousands of civilians, mostly Bosniaks (Bosnian Muslims) were tortured and killed there. Photographer: Patrick Robert

Bosnian Genocide, August 1992. Sign (visible from Center to Left) written in cyrillic letters reads MINES. Manjaca concentration camp near Prijedor, north-west Bosnia. The camp was surrounded by mines to prevent escape of prisoners. Thousands of civilians, mostly Bosniaks (Bosnian Muslims) were tortured and killed there. Photographer: Patrick Robert

Bosnian Genocide, August 1992. Sign (visible from Center to Left) written in cyrillic letters reads MINES. Manjaca concentration camp near Prijedor, north-west Bosnia. The camp was surrounded by mines to prevent escape of prisoners. Thousands of civilians, mostly Bosniaks (Bosnian Muslims) were tortured and killed there. Photographer: Patrick Robert

Bosnian Genocide, August 1992. Emaciated prisoner in the Manjaca concentration camp near Prijedor, north-west Bosnia. Thousands of civilians, mostly Bosniaks (Bosnian Muslims) were tortured and killed there. Photographer: Isabel Ellsen

Bosnian Genocide, August 1992. Emaciated prisoner in the Manjaca concentration camp near Prijedor, north-west Bosnia. Thousands of civilians, mostly Bosniaks (Bosnian Muslims) were tortured and killed there. Photographer: Isabel Ellsen

Bosnian Genocide, August 1992. Emaciated prisoners in the Manjaca concentration camp near Prijedor, north-west Bosnia. Thousands of civilians, mostly Bosniaks (Bosnian Muslims) were tortured and killed there. Photographer: Antoine Gyori

Bosnian Genocide, August 1992. Emaciated prisoners in the Manjaca concentration camp near Prijedor, north-west Bosnia. Thousands of civilians, mostly Bosniaks (Bosnian Muslims) were tortured and killed there. Photographer: Antoine Gyori


Bosnian Genocide, August 1992. Emaciated prisoners in the Manjaca concentration camp near Prijedor, north-west Bosnia. The camp was controlled by Lieutenant Colonel Bozidar Popovic.Thousands of civilians, mostly Bosniaks (Bosnian Muslims) were tortured and killed there. Photographer: Antoine Gyori

Bosnian Genocide, August 1992. Emaciated prisoners in the Manjaca concentration camp near Prijedor, north-west Bosnia. The camp was controlled by Lieutenant Colonel Bozidar Popovic.Thousands of civilians, mostly Bosniaks (Bosnian Muslims) were tortured and killed there. Photographer: Antoine Gyori


Bosnian Genocide, August 1992. Emaciated prisoners in the Manjaca concentration camp near Prijedor, north-west Bosnia. Thousands of civilians, mostly Bosniaks (Bosnian Muslims) were tortured and killed there. Photographer: Patrick Robert

Bosnian Genocide, August 1992. Emaciated prisoners in the Manjaca concentration camp near Prijedor, north-west Bosnia. Thousands of civilians, mostly Bosniaks (Bosnian Muslims) were tortured and killed there. Photographer: Patrick Robert

Bosnian Genocide, August 1992. Emaciated and tortured prioners in the Manjaca concentration camp near Prijedor, north-west Bosnia. Thousands of civilians, mostly Bosniaks (Bosnian Muslims) were tortured and killed there. Photographer: Patrick Robert

Bosnian Genocide, August 1992. Emaciated and tortured prisoners in the Manjaca concentration camp near Prijedor, north-west Bosnia. Thousands of civilians, mostly Bosniaks (Bosnian Muslims) were tortured and killed there. Photographer: Patrick Robert

Bosnian Genocide, 1992. Manjaca concentration camp near Prijedor, north-west Bosnia. Photographer: Patrick Robert

Bosnian Genocide, 1992. Manjaca concentration camp near Prijedor, north-west Bosnia. Photographer: Patrick Robert

Bosnian Genocide, August 1992. Manjaca concentration camp near Prijedor, north-west Bosnia. Thousands of civilians, mostly Bosniaks (Bosnian Muslims) were tortured and killed there. Photographer: Pascal Le Segretain

Bosnian Genocide, August 1992. Manjaca concentration camp near Prijedor, north-west Bosnia. Thousands of civilians, mostly Bosniaks (Bosnian Muslims) were tortured and killed there. Photographer: Pascal Le Segretain

Bosnian Genocide, 1992. Manjaca concentration camp near Prijedor, north-west Bosnia. Photographer: Ron Haviv

Bosnian Genocide, August 1992. Manjaca concentration camp near Prijedor, north-west Bosnia. Thousands of civilians, mostly Bosniaks (Bosnian Muslims) were tortured and killed there. Photographer: Ron Haviv

Bosnian Genocide, August 1992. Manjaca concentration camp near Prijedor, north-west Bosnia. Thousands of civilians, mostly Bosniaks (Bosnian Muslims) were tortured and killed there. Photographer: Isabel Ellsen

Bosnian Genocide, August 1992. Manjaca concentration camp near Prijedor, north-west Bosnia. Thousands of civilians, mostly Bosniaks (Bosnian Muslims) were tortured and killed there. Photographer: Isabel Ellsen

Bosnian Genocide, August 1992. Manjaca concentration camp near Prijedor, north-west Bosnia. Thousands of civilians, mostly Bosniaks (Bosnian Muslims) were tortured and killed there. Photographer: Isabel Ellsen

Bosnian Genocide, August 1992. Manjaca concentration camp near Prijedor, north-west Bosnia. Thousands of civilians, mostly Bosniaks (Bosnian Muslims) were tortured and killed there. Photographer: Isabel Ellsen

Bosnian Genocide, August 1992. Manjaca concentration camp near Prijedor, north-west Bosnia. Thousands of civilians, mostly Bosniaks (Bosnian Muslims) were tortured and killed there. Photographer: Patrick Robert

Bosnian Genocide, August 1992. Manjaca concentration camp near Prijedor, north-west Bosnia. Thousands of civilians, mostly Bosniaks (Bosnian Muslims) were tortured and killed there. Photographer: Patrick Robert

Bosnian Genocide, August 1992. Manjaca concentration camp near Prijedor, north-west Bosnia. Thousands of civilians, mostly Bosniaks (Bosnian Muslims) were tortured and killed there. Photographer: Antoine Gyori

Bosnian Genocide, August 1992. Manjaca concentration camp near Prijedor, north-west Bosnia. Thousands of civilians, mostly Bosniaks (Bosnian Muslims) were tortured and killed there. Photographer: Antoine Gyori

Bosnian Genocide, August 1992. Manjaca concentration camp near Prijedor, north-west Bosnia. Thousands of civilians, mostly Bosniaks (Bosnian Muslims) were tortured and killed there. Photographer: Isabel Ellsen

Bosnian Genocide, August 1992. Manjaca concentration camp near Prijedor, north-west Bosnia. Thousands of civilians, mostly Bosniaks (Bosnian Muslims) were tortured and killed there. Photographer: Isabel Ellsenq

Bosnian Genocide, August 1992. Manjaca concentration camp near Prijedor, north-west Bosnia. Thousands of civilians, mostly Bosniaks (Bosnian Muslims) were tortured and killed there. Photographer: Isabel Ellsen

Bosnian Genocide, August 1992. Manjaca concentration camp near Prijedor, north-west Bosnia. Thousands of civilians, mostly Bosniaks (Bosnian Muslims) were tortured and killed there. Photographer: Isabel Ellsen

Bosnian Genocide, August 1992. Manjaca concentration camp near Prijedor, north-west Bosnia. Thousands of civilians, mostly Bosniaks (Bosnian Muslims) were tortured and killed there. Photographer: Isabel Ellsen

Bosnian Genocide, August 1992. Manjaca concentration camp near Prijedor, north-west Bosnia. Thousands of civilians, mostly Bosniaks (Bosnian Muslims) were tortured and killed there. Photographer: Isabel Ellsen

Bosnian Genocide, August 1992. Manjaca concentration camp near Prijedor, north-west Bosnia. Thousands of civilians, mostly Bosniaks (Bosnian Muslims) were tortured and killed there. Photographer: Patrick Robert

Bosnian Genocide, August 1992. Manjaca concentration camp near Prijedor, north-west Bosnia. Thousands of civilians, mostly Bosniaks (Bosnian Muslims) were tortured and killed there. Photographer: Patrick Robert

Bosnian Genocide, August 1992. Manjaca concentration camp near Prijedor, north-west Bosnia. Thousands of civilians, mostly Bosniaks (Bosnian Muslims) were tortured and killed there. Photographer: Patrick Robert

Bosnian Genocide, August 1992. Manjaca concentration camp near Prijedor, north-west Bosnia. Thousands of civilians, mostly Bosniaks (Bosnian Muslims) were tortured and killed there. Photographer: Patrick Robert

Bosnian Genocide, 1992. Manjaca concentration camp near Prijedor, north-west Bosnia. Photographer: Isabel Ellsen

Bosnian Genocide, August 1992. Manjaca concentration camp near Prijedor, north-west Bosnia. Thousands of civilians, mostly Bosniaks (Bosnian Muslims) were tortured and killed there. Photographer: Isabel Ellsen

Bosnian Genocide, August 1992. Manjaca concentration camp near Prijedor, north-west Bosnia. Thousands of civilians, mostly Bosniaks (Bosnian Muslims) were tortured and killed there. Photographer: Patrick Robert

Bosnian Genocide, August 1992. Manjaca concentration camp near Prijedor, north-west Bosnia. Thousands of civilians, mostly Bosniaks (Bosnian Muslims) were tortured and killed there. Photographer: Patrick Robert

Bosnian Genocide, August 1992. Manjaca concentration camp near Prijedor, north-west Bosnia. Thousands of civilians, mostly Bosniaks (Bosnian Muslims) were tortured and killed there. Photographer: Patrick Robert

Bosnian Genocide, August 1992. Manjaca concentration camp near Prijedor, north-west Bosnia. Thousands of civilians, mostly Bosniaks (Bosnian Muslims) were tortured and killed there. Photographer: Patrick Robert

Bosnian Genocide, August 1992. Manjaca concentration camp near Prijedor, north-west Bosnia. Thousands of civilians, mostly Bosniaks (Bosnian Muslims) were tortured and killed there. Photographer: Patrick Robert

Bosnian Genocide, August 1992. Manjaca concentration camp near Prijedor, north-west Bosnia. Thousands of civilians, mostly Bosniaks (Bosnian Muslims) were tortured and killed there. Photographer: Patrick Robert

Bosnian Genocide, August 1992. Manjaca concentration camp near Prijedor, north-west Bosnia. Thousands of civilians, mostly Bosniaks (Bosnian Muslims) were tortured and killed there. Photographer: Patrick Robert

Bosnian Genocide, August 1992. Manjaca concentration camp near Prijedor, north-west Bosnia. Thousands of civilians, mostly Bosniaks (Bosnian Muslims) were tortured and killed there. Photographer: Patrick Robert


Bosnian Genocide, August 1992. Emaciated prisoners in the Manjaca concentration camp near Prijedor, north-west Bosnia. The camp was controlled by Lieutenant Colonel Bozidar Popovic.Thousands of civilians, mostly Bosniaks (Bosnian Muslims) were tortured and killed there. Photographer: Antoine Gyori

Bosnian Genocide, August 1992. Emaciated prisoners in the Manjaca concentration camp near Prijedor, north-west Bosnia. The camp was controlled by Lieutenant Colonel Bozidar Popovic.Thousands of civilians, mostly Bosniaks (Bosnian Muslims) were tortured and killed there. Photographer: Antoine Gyori


Bosnian Genocide, August 1992. Manjaca concentration camp near Prijedor, north-west Bosnia. Thousands of civilians, mostly Bosniaks (Bosnian Muslims) were tortured and killed there. Photographer: Isabel Ellsen

Bosnian Genocide, August 1992. Manjaca concentration camp near Prijedor, north-west Bosnia. Thousands of civilians, mostly Bosniaks (Bosnian Muslims) were tortured and killed there. Photographer: Isabel Ellsen

Bosnian Genocide, August 1992. Manjaca concentration camp near Prijedor, north-west Bosnia. Thousands of civilians, mostly Bosniaks (Bosnian Muslims) were tortured and killed there. Photographer: Isabel Ellsen

Bosnian Genocide, August 1992. Manjaca concentration camp near Prijedor, north-west Bosnia. Thousands of civilians, mostly Bosniaks (Bosnian Muslims) were tortured and killed there. Photographer: Isabel Ellsen

Bosnian Genocide, August 1992. Manjaca concentration camp near Prijedor, north-west Bosnia. Thousands of civilians, mostly Bosniaks (Bosnian Muslims) were tortured and killed there. Photographer: Patrick Robert

Bosnian Genocide, August 1992. Manjaca concentration camp near Prijedor, north-west Bosnia. Thousands of civilians, mostly Bosniaks (Bosnian Muslims) were tortured and killed there. Photographer: Patrick Robert

Bosnian Genocide, August 1992. Manjaca concentration camp near Prijedor, north-west Bosnia. Thousands of civilians, mostly Bosniaks (Bosnian Muslims) were tortured and killed there. Photographer: Pascal Le Segretain

Bosnian Genocide, August 1992. Manjaca concentration camp near Prijedor, north-west Bosnia. Thousands of civilians, mostly Bosniaks (Bosnian Muslims) were tortured and killed there. Photographer: Pascal Le Segretain


Bosnian Genocide, August 1992. Prisoner in the Manjaca concentration camp near Prijedor, north-west Bosnia. Thousands of civilians, mostly Bosniaks (Bosnian Muslims) were tortured and killed there. Photographer: Ron Haviv

Bosnian Genocide, August 1992. Prisoner in the Manjaca concentration camp near Prijedor, north-west Bosnia. Thousands of civilians, mostly Bosniaks (Bosnian Muslims) were tortured and killed there. Photographer: Ron Haviv

Bosnian Genocide, 1992. Manjaca concentration camp near Prijedor, north-west Bosnia. Photographer: Patrick Robert

Bosnian Genocide, August 1992. Manjaca concentration camp near Prijedor, north-west Bosnia. Thousands of civilians, mostly Bosniaks (Bosnian Muslims) were tortured and killed there.Photographer: Patrick Robert

Bosnian Genocide, August 1992. Manjaca concentration camp near Prijedor, north-west Bosnia. Thousands of civilians, mostly Bosniaks (Bosnian Muslims) were tortured and killed there. Photographer: Patrick Robert

Bosnian Genocide, August 1992. Manjaca concentration camp near Prijedor, north-west Bosnia. Thousands of civilians, mostly Bosniaks (Bosnian Muslims) were tortured and killed there. Photographer: Patrick Robert

Bosnian Genocide, August 1992. Manjaca concentration camp near Prijedor, north-west Bosnia. Thousands of civilians, mostly Bosniaks (Bosnian Muslims) were tortured and killed there. Photographer: Isabel Ellsen

Bosnian Genocide, August 1992. Manjaca concentration camp near Prijedor, north-west Bosnia. Thousands of civilians, mostly Bosniaks (Bosnian Muslims) were tortured and killed there. Photographer: Isabel Ellsen


Bosnian Genocide, August 1992. Prisoner in the Manjaca concentration camp near Prijedor, north-west Bosnia. Thousands of civilians, mostly Bosniaks (Bosnian Muslims) were tortured and killed there. Photographer: Ron Haviv

Bosnian Genocide, August 1992. Prisoner in the Manjaca concentration camp near Prijedor, north-west Bosnia. Thousands of civilians, mostly Bosniaks (Bosnian Muslims) were tortured and killed there. Photographer: Ron Haviv


Bosnian Genocide, August 1992. Manjaca concentration camp near Prijedor, north-west Bosnia. Thousands of civilians, mostly Bosniaks (Bosnian Muslims) were tortured and killed there. Photographer: Isabel Ellsen

Bosnian Genocide, August 1992. Manjaca concentration camp near Prijedor, north-west Bosnia. Thousands of civilians, mostly Bosniaks (Bosnian Muslims) were tortured and killed there. Photographer: Isabel Ellsen


Bosnian Genocide, August 1992. Tortured prisoner in the Manjaca concentration camp near Prijedor, north-west Bosnia. Thousands of civilians, mostly Bosniaks (Bosnian Muslims) were tortured and killed there. Photographer: Patrick Robert

Bosnian Genocide, August 1992. Tortured prisoner in the Manjaca concentration camp near Prijedor, north-west Bosnia. Thousands of civilians, mostly Bosniaks (Bosnian Muslims) were tortured and killed there. Photographer: Patrick Robert

Photojournalism: Trnopolje concentration camp in Bosnia

Bosnian Genocide, 1992: Emaciated prisoner in the Serb-run Trnopolje concentration camp near Prijedor, Bosnia, in August of 1992. Thousands of civilians, mostly Bosniaks (Bosnian Muslms), were tortured and killed there. Photographer: Pascal Le Segretain

Bosnian Genocide, 1992: Emaciated prisoner in the Serb-run Trnopolje concentration camp near Prijedor, Bosnia, in August of 1992. Thousands of civilians, mostly Bosniaks (Bosnian Muslms), were tortured and killed there. Photographer: Pascal Le Segretain


Bosnian Genocide, 1992: Bosniak (Bosnian Muslim) woman and children upon arrival to the Serb-run Trnopolje concentration camp in August 1992. Thousands of non-Serbs civilians were tortured, raped and killed there in 1992. Photographer: Patrick Robert

Bosnian Genocide, 1992: Bosniak (Bosnian Muslim) woman and children upon arrival to the Serb-run Trnopolje concentration camp in August 1992. Thousands of non-Serbs civilians were tortured, raped and killed there in 1992. Photographer: Patrick Robert


Bosnian Genocide, 1992: Emaciated Bosniak (Bosnian Muslim) man, posing for cameras, during a staged lunch at the Serb-run Trnopolje concentration camp near Prijedor, Bosnia, in August 1992. Thousands of prisoners, mostly Bosniaks (Bosnian Muslims), were tortured and killed there in 1992. Photographer: Patrick Robert

Bosnian Genocide, 1992: Emaciated Bosniak (Bosnian Muslim) man, posing for cameras, during a staged lunch at the Serb-run Trnopolje concentration camp near Prijedor, Bosnia, in August 1992. Thousands of prisoners, mostly Bosniaks (Bosnian Muslims), were tortured and killed there in 1992. Photographer: Patrick Robert

Bosnian Genocide, 1992: Woman and a child in the Serb-run Trnopolje concentration camp near Prijedor, Bosnia, in August of 1992. Women and girls were brutally raped by Serb soldier at Trnopolje. Thousands of civilians, mostly Bosniaks (Bosnian Muslms), were tortured and killed there. Photographer: Patrick Robert

Bosnian Genocide, 1992: Woman and a child in the Serb-run Trnopolje concentration camp near Prijedor, Bosnia, in August of 1992. Women and girls were brutally raped by Serb soldier at Trnopolje. Thousands of civilians, mostly Bosniaks (Bosnian Muslms), were tortured and killed there. Photographer: Patrick Robert

Bosnian Genocide, 1992: A Bosniak (Bosnian Muslim) civilian imprisoned by Serbian forces in the Serb-run Trnopolje concentration camp near Prijedor in 1992. Thousands of civilians, mostly Bosniaks, were tortured and killed there in 1992. Photographer: Ron Haviv

Bosnian Genocide, 1992: A Bosniak (Bosnian Muslim) civilian imprisoned by Serbian forces in the Serb-run Trnopolje concentration camp near Prijedor in 1992. Thousands of civilians, mostly Bosniaks, were tortured and killed there in 1992. Photographer: Ron Haviv

Bosnian Genocide, 1992: Non-Serb civilians imprisoned in the Serb-run Trnopolje concentration camp near Prijedor in 1992. Thousands of prisoners, mostly Bosniaks, were tortured and killed there in 1992. Photographer: Ron Haviv

Bosnian Genocide, 1992: Non-Serb civilians imprisoned in the Serb-run Trnopolje concentration camp near Prijedor in 1992. Thousands of prisoners, mostly Bosniaks, were tortured and killed there in 1992. Photographer: Ron Haviv

Bosnian Genocide, 1992: Non-Serb civilians imprisoned in the Serb-run Trnopolje concentration camp near Prijedor in 1992. Thousands of prisoners, mostly Bosniaks, were tortured and killed there in 1992. Photographer: Ron Haviv

Bosnian Genocide, 1992: Non-Serb civilians imprisoned in the Serb-run Trnopolje concentration camp near Prijedor in 1992. Thousands of prisoners, mostly Bosniaks, were tortured and killed there in 1992. Photographer: Ron Haviv

Bosnian Genocide, 1992: Emaciated non-Serb civilians imprisoned in the Serb-run Trnopolje concentration camp near Prijedor in 1992. Thousands of prisoners, mostly Bosniaks, were tortured and killed there in 1992. Photographer: Pascal Le Segretain

Bosnian Genocide, 1992: Emaciated non-Serb civilians imprisoned in the Serb-run Trnopolje concentration camp near Prijedor in 1992. Thousands of prisoners, mostly Bosniaks, were tortured and killed there in 1992. Photographer: Pascal Le Segretain

Bosnian Genocide, 1992: Emaciated non-Serb civilians imprisoned in the Serb-run Trnopolje concentration camp near Prijedor in 1992. Thousands of prisoners, mostly Bosniaks (Bosnian Muslims), were tortured and killed there in 1992. Photographer: Patrick Robert

Bosnian Genocide, 1992: Emaciated non-Serb civilians imprisoned in the Serb-run Trnopolje concentration camp near Prijedor in 1992. Thousands of prisoners, mostly Bosniaks (Bosnian Muslims), were tortured and killed there in 1992. Photographer: Patrick Robert

Bosnian Genocide, 1992: Emaciated non-Serb civilians imprisoned in the Serb-run Trnopolje concentration camp near Prijedor in 1992. Thousands of prisoners, mostly Bosniaks (Bosnian Muslims), were tortured and killed there in 1992. Photographer: Patrick Robert

Bosnian Genocide, 1992: Emaciated non-Serb civilians imprisoned in the Serb-run Trnopolje concentration camp near Prijedor in 1992. Thousands of prisoners, mostly Bosniaks (Bosnian Muslims), were tortured and killed there in 1992. Photographer: Patrick Robert

Bosnian Genocide, 1992: Emaciated non-Serb civilians during a staged lunch, posing for TV cameras, at the Serb-run Trnopolje concentration camp near Prijedor in 1992. Thousands of prisoners, mostly Bosniaks (Bosnian Muslims), were tortured and killed there in 1992. Photographer: Patrick Robert

Bosnian Genocide, 1992: Emaciated non-Serb civilians during a staged lunch, posing for TV cameras, at the Serb-run Trnopolje concentration camp near Prijedor in 1992. Thousands of prisoners, mostly Bosniaks (Bosnian Muslims), were tortured and killed there in 1992. Photographer: Patrick Robert

Bosnian Genocide, 1992: Emaciated non-Serb civilians during a staged lunch, posing for TV cameras, at the Serb-run Trnopolje concentration camp near Prijedor in 1992. Thousands of prisoners, mostly Bosniaks (Bosnian Muslims), were tortured and killed there in 1992. Photographer: Patrick Robert

Bosnian Genocide, 1992: Emaciated non-Serb civilians during a staged lunch, posing for TV cameras, at the Serb-run Trnopolje concentration camp near Prijedor in 1992. Thousands of prisoners, mostly Bosniaks (Bosnian Muslims), were tortured and killed there in 1992. Photographer: Patrick Robert

Bosnian Genocide, 1992: Emaciated non-Serb civilians during a staged lunch, posing for TV cameras, at the Serb-run Trnopolje concentration camp near Prijedor in 1992. Thousands of prisoners, mostly Bosniaks (Bosnian Muslims), were tortured and killed there in 1992. Photographer: Patrick Robert

Bosnian Genocide, 1992: Emaciated non-Serb civilians during a staged lunch, posing for TV cameras, at the Serb-run Trnopolje concentration camp near Prijedor in 1992. Thousands of prisoners, mostly Bosniaks (Bosnian Muslims), were tortured and killed there in 1992. Photographer: Patrick Robert

Bosnian Genocide, 1992: Emaciated non-Serb civilians, posing for cameras, line up for food or water during a staged lunch at the Serb-run Trnopolje concentration camp near Prijedor, Bosnia, in August 1992. Thousands of prisoners, mostly Bosniaks (Bosnian Muslims), were tortured and killed there in 1992. Photographer: Antoine Gyori

Bosnian Genocide, 1992: Emaciated non-Serb civilians, posing for cameras, line up for food or water during a staged lunch at the Serb-run Trnopolje concentration camp near Prijedor, Bosnia, in August 1992. Thousands of prisoners, mostly Bosniaks (Bosnian Muslims), were tortured and killed there in 1992. Photographer: Antoine Gyori

Bosnian Genocide, 1992: Emaciated non-Serb civilians, posing for cameras, line up for food or water during a staged lunch at the Serb-run Trnopolje concentration camp near Prijedor, Bosnia, in August 1992. Thousands of prisoners, mostly Bosniaks (Bosnian Muslims), were tortured and killed there in 1992. Photographer: Antoine Gyori

Bosnian Genocide, 1992: Emaciated non-Serb civilians, posing for cameras, line up for food or water during a staged lunch at the Serb-run Trnopolje concentration camp near Prijedor, Bosnia, in August 1992. Thousands of prisoners, mostly Bosniaks (Bosnian Muslims), were tortured and killed there in 1992. Photographer: Antoine Gyori

Bosnian Genocide, 1992: Emaciated Bosniak (Bosnian Muslim) man, posing for cameras, during a staged lunch at the Serb-run Trnopolje concentration camp near Prijedor, Bosnia, in August 1992. Thousands of prisoners, mostly Bosniaks (Bosnian Muslims), were tortured and killed there in 1992. Photographer: Patrick Robert

Bosnian Genocide, 1992: Emaciated Bosniak (Bosnian Muslim) man, posing for cameras, during a staged lunch at the Serb-run Trnopolje concentration camp near Prijedor, Bosnia, in August 1992. Thousands of prisoners, mostly Bosniaks (Bosnian Muslims), were tortured and killed there in 1992. Photographer: Patrick Robert

Bosnian Genocide, 1992: Emaciated Bosniak (Bosnian Muslim) man, posing for cameras, during a staged lunch at the Serb-run Trnopolje concentration camp near Prijedor, Bosnia, in August 1992. Thousands of prisoners, mostly Bosniaks (Bosnian Muslims), were tortured and killed there in 1992. Photographer: Pascal Le Segretain

Bosnian Genocide, 1992: Emaciated Bosniak (Bosnian Muslim) man, posing for cameras, during a staged lunch at the Serb-run Trnopolje concentration camp near Prijedor, Bosnia, in August 1992. Thousands of prisoners, mostly Bosniaks (Bosnian Muslims), were tortured and killed there in 1992. Photographer: Pascal Le Segretain

Photojournalism: Omarska concentration camp in Bosnia

Bosniak (Bosnian Muslim) and Croat (Bosnian Catholic) survivors of the Serb-run Omarska concentration camp in western Bosnia near Prijedor on August 6, 2006, c ommemorate the 14th anniversary of the reveleation of death camps by British journalists in August 1992. Photographer: Ranko Cukovic

Bosnian Genocide, 1992: Bosniak (Bosnian Muslim) and Croat (Bosnian Catholic) survivors of the Serb-run Omarska concentration camp in western Bosnia near Prijedor on August 6, 2006, c ommemorate the 14th anniversary of the reveleation of death camps by British journalists in August 1992. Photographer: Ranko Cukovic

Bosnian Genocide, 1992:  TV pictures of the Serb-run Omarska concentration camp in western Bosnia near Prijedor, August 1992. Thousands of civilians, mostly Bosniaks (Bosnian Muslims), died there.

Bosnian Genocide, 1992: TV pictures of the Serb-run Omarska concentration camp in western Bosnia near Prijedor, August 1992. Thousands of civilians, mostly Bosniaks (Bosnian Muslims), died there.

An elderly Bosnian Muslim man holds up a poster at a rally in former Omarska concentration camp near Prijedor, Bosnia, on August 6, 2006, commemorating the 14th anniversary of the revelation of death camps by British journalists in August 1992. Photographer: Ranko Cukovic

An elderly Bosnian Muslim man holds up a poster at a rally in former Omarska concentration camp near Prijedor, Bosnia, on August 6, 2006, commemorating the 14th anniversary of the revelation of death camps by British journalists in August 1992. Photographer: Ranko Cukovic

Bosnian Genocide, 1992: TV Pictures of the Serb-run Omarska concentration camp taken on 7 August 1992.

Bosnian Genocide, 1992: TV Pictures of the Serb-run Omarska concentration camp taken on 7 August 1992.

Bosnian Genocide, 1992: TV Pictures of the Serb-run Omarska concentration camp taken on 7 August 1992.

Bosnian Genocide, 1992: TV Pictures of the Serb-run Omarska concentration camp taken on 7 August 1992.


Bosnian Genocide, 1992: Bosnian Muslim civilians at the Serb-run Omarska concentration camp pose for cameras. Photographer: Antoine Gyori

Bosnian Genocide, 1992: Bosnian Muslim civilians at the Serb-run Omarska concentration camp pose for cameras. Photographer: Antoine Gyori


Bosnian Genocide, 1992: TV Pictures of the Serb-run Omarska concentration camp near Prijedor, Bosnia. Thousands of civilians, mostly Bosniaks, died there in 1992.

Bosnian Genocide, 1992: TV Pictures of the Serb-run Omarska concentration camp near Prijedor, Bosnia. Thousands of civilians, mostly Bosniaks, died there in 1992.


Bosnian Genocide, 1992: Relative of the Omarska concentration camp victims near the Western Bosnian town of Prijedor in Bosnia-Herzegovina holds photos of excavated bodies of her relatives on 06 August, 2006.

Bosnian Genocide, 1992: Relative of the Omarska concentration camp victims near the Western Bosnian town of Prijedor in Bosnia-Herzegovina holds photos of excavated bodies of her relatives on 06 August, 2006.


A Bosnian Muslim woman holds a poster during a visit to the former Serb-run Omarska concentration camp in western part of Bosnia, near Prijedor, on August 6, 2006, to commemorate the 14th anniversary of the revelation of death camps by British journalists in August 1992. Thousands of non-Serbs, mostly Bosniaks (Bosnian Muslims), were tortured and murdered in three notorious concentration camps in western Bosnia. Several of high-profile Serb commanders have been sentenced by the U.N. war crimes tribunal in The Hague for the atrocities committed there.

A Bosnian Muslim woman holds a poster during a visit to the former Serb-run Omarska concentration camp in western part of Bosnia, near Prijedor, on August 6, 2006, to commemorate the 14th anniversary of the revelation of death camps by British journalists in August 1992. Thousands of non-Serbs, mostly Bosniaks (Bosnian Muslims), were tortured and murdered in three notorious concentration camps in western Bosnia. Several of high-profile Serb commanders have been sentenced by the U.N. war crimes tribunal in The Hague for the atrocities committed there.

Ed Vulliamy addresses Bosniak (Bosnian Muslim) and Croat (Bosnian Catholic) survivors of the Serb-run Omarska concentration camp near Prijedor in western Bosnia, August 6, 2006, during the 14th anniversary of reveleation of death camps by British journalists. Photographer: Ranko Cukovic

Ed Vulliamy addresses Bosniak (Bosnian Muslim) and Croat (Bosnian Catholic) survivors of the Serb-run Omarska concentration camp near Prijedor in western Bosnia, August 6, 2006, during the 14th anniversary of reveleation of death camps by British journalists. Photographer: Ranko Cukovic


Bosnian Genocide, 1992: 21-year-old Edna Dautovic was one of many Bosniak (Bosnian Muslim) women who were tortured, brutally raped, and then killed by the Serbs in the Omarska concentration camp near Prijedor. Pre-war photo of Edna Dautovic courtesy of the International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia (ICTY).

Bosnian Genocide, 1992: 21-year-old Edna Dautovic was one of many Bosniak (Bosnian Muslim) women who were tortured, brutally raped, and then killed by the Serbs in the Omarska concentration camp near Prijedor. Pre-war photo of Edna Dautovic courtesy of the International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia (ICTY).