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Russian Ambassador Postpones Srebrenica Visit

Russian Ambassador to Bosnia postponed this week’s visit to Srebrenica, eastern Bosnia a day after the town’s Bosniak deputy mayor said he would not meet him at the 1995 genocide memorial cemetery.

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Documentary Examines Young Man’s Death That Inspired Daily Protests

“State against David”, produced by Žurnal news website, reconstructs the last hours in the life of David Dragičević, whose death inspired daily protests in Banja Luka, northern Bosnia. Continue reading Documentary Examines Young Man’s Death That Inspired Daily Protests

Tuzla Chemical Industry’s Toxic Legacy

For years, chemical companies in the northern Bosnia city of Tuzla produced hazardous waste and never deposited them properly. These facilities have long been shut down, but waste, still capable of causing illness and death, remains in the old complexes, within reach of iron pickers. Continue reading Tuzla Chemical Industry’s Toxic Legacy