Vote counting was interrupted Wednesday in Srebrenica, scene of the massacre of thousands of Muslims during the Bosnian war, as police were deployed to secure ballot boxes with an ethnic Serb poised to become mayor. Srebrenica, despite being under UN protection, saw Europe's worst atrocity since World War II when some 8,000 Muslim men and boys were killed by Bosnian Serb forces in July 1995, toward the end of Bosnia's inter-ethnic war.
SARAJEVO (Reuters) - Bosnian Serb lawmakers voted out a resolution that described the 1995 Srebrenica massacre as a genocide on Wednesday, saying the motion was an attack on their community and would destabilize the country.
SARAJEVO (Reuters) - A Bosnian Muslim wartime commander who defended Srebrenica against separatist Serb forces pleaded not guilty on Monday to the killing of three Serb prisoners earlier in Bosnia's 1992-95 war.
THE HAGUE (Reuters) - War crimes judges in The Hague on Wednesday upheld a life sentence against a former Bosnian Serb officer for genocide in relation to his role in the massacre of 8,000 Muslim men and boys in Srebrenica in 1995.
Twenty-one years after the death of her brother in the Srebrenica massacre, Sehida Abdurahmanovic anxiously awaits Sunday's local elections in Bosnia, in which a Serb is favoured to become her mayor. Srebrenica, where 8,000 Muslim m...