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Srebrenica vote count halted with Serb set to win mayoral poll

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.
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