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Monthly Archives: June 2012

4,099 Bosnians naturalized in St. Louis in the past ten years

St. Louis – According to the newly released USCIS data numbers of Bosnians in St. Louis, the number of Bosnians who obtained legal permanent residency status (green card) and then U.S. citizenship is well under 10,000 during the past ten [...]

October 20, 2012 Bosnians in St. Louis, Resources, Statistics

HEC TV’s segment “VEZA” won the Emmy Award!

The documentary segment, produced by Jacqui Poor and edited by Taunia Mason, won the Emmy Award on September 22, 2012 during the Mid America Emmy Gala at the Midland Theater in Kansas City, MO. Segment created for the May 2011 [...]

October 12, 2012 Bosnians in St. Louis, Video

Congressman Cohen Joins Bosnian Caucus

October 10, 2012 – Washington, D.C. – The Advisory Council for Bosnia and Herzegovina (ACBH) is pleased to announce that Congressman Steve Cohen has joined the Congressional Caucus on Bosnia (Bosnian Caucus). Congressman Cohen is the U.S. Representative for Tennessee’s 9th [...]

October 10, 2012 Advocacy

Stories from Before – Lela Jasarevic

Today we are sharing second story from the book called “Stories from Before – The New Voices of Immigrants in St. Louis“. Book itself is a collection of more than 40 stories, that recount tales both dramatic and mundane of [...]

October 9, 2012 Bosnians in St. Louis, Stories

Stories from Before – Fehima Kurtic

Today we are sharing with you a story from the book called “Stories from Before – The New Voices of Immigrants in St. Louis“. Book itself is a collection of more than 40 stories, that recount tales both dramatic and [...]

October 9, 2012 Bosnians in St. Louis, Stories

BiH Constitutional Court Rules in Favor of Diaspora

October 2, 2012 – Washington, D.C. – The Advisory Council for Bosnia and Herzegovina (ACBH) commends the Constitutional Court of Bosnia and Herzegovina (BiH) for ensuring that Bosnians living outside of BiH will not be denied dual citizenship. Based on the request by [...]

October 2, 2012 Advocacy

Charity soccer tournament

The Association of Survivors of the Srebrenica Genocide is organizing charity soccer tournament on Saturday, October 20th, 2012 at 9am at the 2619 Mt. Olive Rd. St. Louis, MO 63125. Entrance fee is $250 per team and all proceeds will [...]

October 2, 2012 Community Events

No place like home: Annually, thousands of immigrants naturalize here, but do they vote

When war broke out in Bosnia, Ibro Tucakovic and his family didn’t stay for long.One summer day, it was bright and hot and he hung around with friends at a playground near his Sarajevo home. When shells fell on the [...]

October 1, 2012 News