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Bosnian Genocide, 1992-1995

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Mass Grave in Bosnia Holds 540 Bodies of Muslims and Catholics

By: Maud S. Beelman
24 September 1995.

SARAJEVO, Bosnia-Herzegovina (AP) – A mass grave filled with 540 bodies was unearthed in northwestern Bosnia after government forces recaptured the area from rebel Serbs, Bosnia’s prime minister said Saturday.

It was unclear whose bodies were in the grave, but they were believed to be Muslims [Bosniaks] and Croats killed by Bosnian Serbs, said Prime Minister Haris Silajdzic.

The discovery coincided with word of the latest ethnic expulsion by Bosnian Serbs: the driving of almost 500 Muslims [Bosniaks] from another Serb-held town under government attack. Read the rest of this entry »

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January 4, 2011 at 3:28 am