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,...
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29.11.2014.

Sven Milekic for T-Portal – What Is So Controversial About RECOM?

Insider's view   What Is So Controversial About RECOM?   I was a bit younger, an activist interested in the events of the 1990s, when I heard of RECOM for the first time almost four years ago. I soon learned that the name was the acronym of the “Regional Commission,” and...
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14.11.2014.

BIRN: Regional Truth Commission One Step Closer To Establishment

        The coalition of groups working to establish a fact-finding commission into the Yugoslav wars, known as RECOM, amended its statute ahead of the hoped-for formation of the commission next year. Sven Milekic  BIRN Zagreb After holding its seventh...
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20.06.2014.

Hague Tribunal: Truth, Justice – and Reconciliation Too?

As court winds up its work, Bosnian communities don’t all buy into the common historical narrative it was supposed to provide. By Rachel Irwin, Velma Šarić - International Justice - ICTY TRI Issue 837, 6 Jun 14 Alen Curtic met his father for the first and only time when he was eight...
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