Genocide in Bosnia

Bosnian Genocide, 1992-1995

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Systematic Killings of Bosnian Muslim Civilians in Bosnian Genocide

Decapitation among brutalities of the Bosnian Genocide

Lawrence Journal – World
23 October 1992.

WASHINGTON — The ethnic hatreds of disintegrated Yugoslavia are producing levels of savagery uncommon even in war, with aggressors decapitating and dismembering prisoners, shooting women in the back, raping children and torturing clerics.

Thousands more are being expelled from their homes, confined to camps with little heat or food, and terrorized by fears of systematic execution.

Such are the conclusions of two reports, one by the State Department and the other by the London-based human rights group Amnesty International, issued Thursday on atrocities in the former Yugoslav republic of Bosnia. Read the rest of this entry »