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Report: Serbs Kill Bosnian Deputy Prime Minister, Horrifying Number of Bosniak Women and Children Raped

Sarasota Herald-Tribune
9 January 1993.

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Serb gunmen fatally shot Bosnian Deputy Prime Minister Hakija Turajlic at a roadblock in Sarajevo on Friday, the Bosnian mission said.

Earlier, it was reported that he was detained by Serb rebels on a stretch of road supposedly under U.N. control outside the Bosnian capital. The Serb roadblock violates an agreement with U.N. forces.

Sanela Mujadzic, a secretary at the Bosnian mission, said the U.N. convoy in which Turajlic was riding was stopped by two Serbian tanks, and he was taken from his vehicle and shot.

He had been traveling from the Sarajevo airport, where he had met a visiting Turkish official, said an aide to Turajlic, Munib Usanovic, in Sarajevo. Read the rest of this entry »

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January 2, 2011 at 11:05 pm