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    Bosnian War - Wikipedia

    WebThe Bosnian War [a] ( Serbo-Croatian: Rat u Bosni i Hercegovini / Рат у Босни и Херцеговини) was an international armed conflict that took place in Bosnia and Herzegovina between 1992 and 1995. The war is commonly seen as having started on 6 April 1992, following a number of earlier violent incidents.


    Bosnian War | Facts, Summary, Combatants, & War Crimes

    WebMay 25, 2023 · Bosnian War, ethnically rooted war (1992–95) in Bosnia and Herzegovina, a former republic of Yugoslavia with a multiethnic population comprising Bosniaks (Bosnian Muslims), Serbs, and Croats.


    Balkans war: a brief guide - BBC News

    WebMar 18, 2016 · 18 March 2016 The former Yugoslavia was a Socialist state created after German occupation in World War II and a bitter civil war. A federation of six republics, it brought together Serbs,...


    Serbia in the Yugoslav Wars - Wikipedia

    WebSerbia was involved in the Yugoslav Wars, which took place between 1991 and 1999—the war in Slovenia, the war in Croatia, the war in Bosnia and in Kosovo. From 1991 to 1997, Slobodan Milošević was the President of Serbia. Serbia was part of the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia (FRY).


    Bosnia: A dangerous crisis is brewing in the Balkans | CNN

    WebNov 6, 2021 · Thousands of Muslim men and boys were murdered by Bosnian Serb forces. Their leaders were later convicted of war crimes and the massacre has been recognized as a genocide by the international...


    Infographic: 30 years since the Bosnian War - Al Jazeera

    WebApr 6, 2022 · Bosnian Serb fighters backed by the Yugoslav army cut off the city’s electricity and water in a 43-month siege. From 1992 to 1995, 11,000 people were killed in Sarajevo. Key players in the...


    Possibility of conflict looms in Bosnia as Serb leaders threaten ...

    WebFeb 3, 2022 · Experts say Bosnia-Herzegovina is in the midst of its worst crisis in more than 25 years, after leaders of the country’s Serb ethnic enclave have threatened to effectively secede from the country.


    Siege of Sarajevo - Wikipedia

    WebThe Bosnian government defence forces (ARBiH) inside the besieged city, approximately 70,000 troops, [11] were poorly equipped and unable to break the siege. A total of 13,952 people were killed during the siege, including 5,434 civilians. The ARBiH sustained 6,137 fatalities, while Bosnian Serb military casualties numbered 2,241 killed soldiers.


    Decision to Intervene: How the War in Bosnia Ended - Brookings

    WebDec 1, 1998 · As the Bosnian Serb strategy unfolded through the spring and into summer, the 20,000-strong U.N. Protection Force in Bosnia confronted a fateful dilemma. UNPROFOR could actively oppose the...


    Ethnic conflict in Bosnia and Herzegovina | Britannica

    WebBosnian conflict, (1992–95) Ethnically rooted war in Bosnia and Herzegovina, then a republic of Yugoslavia with a multiethnic population—44% Bosniak (Muslim), 33% Serb, and 17% Croat. Unrest began with Yugoslavia’s breakup in 1990; after a 1992 referendum, the European Community (now European Union) recognized Bosnia’s independence.