The Wall Street Journal-Eight Arrested in Serbia Over Srebrenica Massacre-18.03.2015.
By Veronika Gulyas Serbian police arrested eight people on charges related to the Srebrenica massacre 20 years ago, which took place in the aftermath of the breakup of Yugoslavia. The detainees are to be charged with killing 1,000 to 1,300 people in 1995,...
BIRN: Bosnia Maps 150 Wartime Detention Sites
A new web database shows 150 detention camps and sites used during the 1990s conflict, part of a project to map all the places where civilian and military prisoners were held in wartime. Denis Džidić, BIRN, Sarajevo The Association for Transitional Justice,...
Amnesty International: EU accession is key to ending impunity for war crimes
The European Union (EU) must do everything it can to ensure Serbia addresses the culture of impunity for war crimes, crimes against humanity, and genocide, committed by Serbian police, military and paramilitary forces during the wars of the 1990s, said Amnesty International in a new report...
What Aco Todorović dreamt about?
Author: Vlasta Jalušič, Peace Institute, Ljubljana Until the conclusion of Primo Levi’s life, which ended with suicide, he dreamt of his Auschwitz experience. Within the repeating nightmare of the concentration camp (a place without exterior), his previous life, his family,...
Seeking Justice in a Divided Region: Text Analysis of Regional Civil Society Deliberations in the Balkans
By Denisa Kostovicova* ABSTRACT Contemporary conflicts are seldom contained within nation states....Read more
Political Reconciliation: With or Without Grand Narratives? [Paper]
Author: Nadim Khoury In the last twenty years the concept of political reconciliation...Read more
Transitional Justice and Media: A Crucial But Neglected Relationship
By Refik Hodzic, ICTJ “We’ve gotten used to the conflict; and that habit has...Read more
Kosovo President: Missing Persons are a ‘Grave Wound’
Kosovo president Hashim Thaci said on Monday that missing persons remain one of the gravest wounds...Read more
Ending the silence surrounding secret mass graves and the fates of the missing
At least 130,000 people lost their lives in the wars following the breakup of...Read more
Acknowledging Genocide Is a Moral Prerequisite for Reconciliation
I was shocked that Minister Dačić, a former close associate of Slobodan Milošević and a member...Read more
Serbia, Croatia mark Balkan war anniversary amid tensions
People hold candles during a memorial service for the victims of the Croatian "Storm"...Read more