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News Brazil » Prijedor: St. Louis Bosnians revel in home country's first World Cup appearance

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Publication date: Sunday 15 June 2014

The buzz: Ghana eliminated the U.S. from the last two World Cups and the team has a chance to make the Americans’ stay in Brazil a short one with a win ... about the occupation of their hometown of Prijedor, where more than 5,000 were killed or went ...

News Brazil » Prijedor: Dozens of bodies discovered in Bosnian mass grave believed to be victims of genocide carried out by Serb forces

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Publication date: Friday 04 October 2013

Forensics experts have already uncovered 94 bodies at the site in the village of Tomasica, near the Bosnian town of Prijedor, 260km north west of Sarajevo, and say they expect to disover many more. Initial excavations unearthed a seven metre thick layer ...

News Brazil » Prijedor: Bosnian woman helped win recognition of rape as a war crime

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Publication date: hursday 07 March 2013

PRIJEDOR, Bosnia-Herzegovina – There were days when she prayed for a bullet to end her suffering. When she thought she was dying of a heart attack, she whispered "Thank you God." A young judge, Nusreta Sivac was one of 37 women raped by guards at a ...

News Brazil » Prijedor: Season review: Bosnia and Herzegovina

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Publication date: Friday 30 May 2014

Bosnia and Herzegovina's success in qualifying for the 2014 FIFA World ... to give the national team more chance of training together before heading to Brazil. HŠK Zrinjski won an exciting title race, FK Sarajevo took the Bosnian and Herzegovinian Cup ...

News Brazil » Prijedor: Bosnia: a march of unity to remember Prijedor's past

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Publication date: Friday 31 May 2013

For the first time hundreds of people of different ethnic backgrounds have marched together in the northern Bosnian city of Prijedor. The remembrance ceremony marked the day in 1992 when Serbs forced Muslim residents to wear white armbands to mark them out.

News Brazil » Prijedor: Suspected Bosnian Serb war criminal arrested in Munich

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Publication date: onday 08 January 2018

The 51-year-old is suspected of taking part in the illegal detention of around 120 Bosnian Muslim civilians in the village of Miska Glava, near the northwestern town of Prijedor, in July 1992, and their summary execution in nearby Ljubija. "Milorad ...

News Brazil » Prijedor: Bosnian families hope to find bodies of relatives in new mass grave

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Publication date: Friday 06 September 2013

Efforts will continue in the coming days," wrote in his Facebook status Mirsad Duratović, president of the Association of Detainees of Prijedor in 1992. Mirsad lived the most horrible torture in the prisoner's camp. Also his brother, who was only 15 years ...

News Brazil » Prijedor: Chomsky on religion and the ethics of war

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Publication date: Saturday 24 October 2009

"I don't join the New Atheists. So, for example, I wouldn't have the arrogance to lecture some mother who hopes to see her dying child in heaven -- that's none of my business ultimately. I won't lecture her on the philosophy of science." When I asked him ...

News Brazil » Prijedor: Former U.N. war court convict arrested in Bosnia

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Publication date: onday 15 February 2016

They are suspected of having killed at least 10 people being transferred to detention camps in the northwestern town of Prijedor and a nearby village in July and August 1992, the prosecutor’s office said in a statement. Mrdja was in 2004 sentenced to 17 ...

News Brazil » Prijedor: Hague prosecutor explains Bosnia war crimes trial appeal

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Publication date: uesday 17 May 2016

While the court convicted Karadzic over his role in the Srebrenica massacre in 1995, he was found not guilty of genocide in seven other Bosnian municipalities -- Bratunac, Foca, Kljuc, Prijedor, Sanski Most, Vlasenica and Zvornik -- in which massacres also ...