Bosnian War

11.22.17

Why the "Butcher of Bosnia" is now a convicted war criminal

He did not take the sentencing well. As the judge read his verdict, Mladic demanded a toilet break, during which his blood pressure was taken three times before the defense counsel asked for the hearing to be suspended.

4.10.16

The Black Flag in the Balkans: The Islamic State's Links to Bosnia

As many as 300 Bosnians have joined the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria, and security officials fear that few opportunities for Bosnia's young men could lead even more to join violent radical jihadist groups.

12.15.15

A Photographer Looks Back on the Horrors of the Bosnian War

We talked to legendary photojournalist Ron Haviv about his experience documenting the trauma and atrocities of the Bosnian War.

11.24.15

Return to the Bunker: ‘Fallout 4’ Through the Eyes of a 1990s War Child

Alma lived through the Bosnian War, forced to leave her home for a bunker beneath the bombs. She plays through the start of 'Fallout 4,' recalling her own experiences.

11.24.15

Return to the Bunker: ‘Fallout 4’ Through the Eyes of a 1990s War Child

Alma lived through the Bosnian War, forced to leave her home for a bunker beneath the bombs. She plays through the start of 'Fallout 4,' recalling her own experiences.

11.22.15

Bosnia's Bridge Divers Risk Their Necks for Tips and Thrills

For 450 years, people have been jumping off of Mostar's old bridge and flying for three seconds before hitting the water.

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7.10.15

The Killing Fields of Srebrenica: Twenty Years After the Bosnian Genocide

Ahead of this year's memorial event, we visited the town where Bosnian Serb forces killed 8,000 Muslim men and boys in 1995.

3.18.15

Serbia Detains Seven in First Arrests Over 1995 Srebrenica Massacre

Two decades after Bosnian Serbs slaughtered 8,000 Muslims in a UN "safe haven," Serbia has finally tracked down some of the suspected perpetrators.

8.18.14

Bosnians' Worst Enemy Is Their Own Government

Earlier this year, civil unrest and a natural disaster helped unite Bosnians against a common foe — their own dysfunctional system of government.

7.17.14

Dutch Forces Found at Fault in the Srebrenica Massacre — 20 Years Later

A court ruled that Dutch troops knew at the time there was a serious risk to 300 Bosnian men killed by Serbian forces at Srebrenica in 1995.