Srebrenica genocide

May 30, 2011 § Leave a comment

Radovan Karadžic and Ratko Mladic,  April 1995

The Srebrenica massacre, also known as the Srebrenica genocide, refers to the July 1995 killing of more than 8,000 Muslim Bosniak men and boys, in and around the town of Srebrenica in Bosnia and Herzegovina, by units of the Army of Republika Srpska (VRS) under the command of General Ratko Mladić during the Bosnian War.  The Srebrenica massacre is the largest mass murder in Europe since World War II.

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