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Monthly Archives: June 2012

Back to St. Louis on the Way to Brazil

Vedad Ibisevic admits he is not much of a baseball fan, even though the team from his adopted hometown, St. Louis, was again in the World Series. [...]

October 31, 2013 Bosnians in St. Louis, News, PDF Files

St. Louis Bosnian Community Excited For Soccer Match

The local Bosnian community contains roughly 70,000 people in the St. Louis area. [...]

October 28, 2013 Video

Brazil via St. Louis: Vedad Ibisevic leads Bosnia-Herzegovina to first-ever World Cup place

Bosnia-Herzegovina qualified for the 2014 World Cup with a 1-0 win over Lithuania in Kaunas on Tuesday, a landmark achievement for the tiny nation – and one that can be traced, in some small part, to the US heartland. [...]

October 27, 2013 Articles, Bosnians in St. Louis, News

IP Teens Provide Voices Against Religious Prejudices

On Sunday, October 13, 2013, three teens representing Interfaith Partnership attended the production of Metro Theatre’s New Kid. The original play was held at Grbic Bosnian restaurant in South St. Louis City. After the play, three youth from various faith [...]

October 25, 2013 Bosnians in St. Louis, News

For Holocaust Memorial Lecture, Sarah Wagner tells how DNA technology helped close a painful chapter in Bosnian genocide

Before the breakup of Yugoslavia in 1992, Bosnia was historically a multiethnic region of mostly Christian Orthodox Serbs, Muslim Bosniaks and Roman Catholic Croats. After the breakup, Serbian nationalists living in Bosnia implemented a period of ethnic cleansing against nonSerbian [...]

October 23, 2013 Bosnians in St. Louis, History, News, PDF Files

Twenty Years Later – Films from the Former Yugoslavia

With the University of Missouri-St. Louis, SLIFF co-presents “Twenty Years Later – Films from the Former Yugoslavia: Ghosts of the Past, Visions of the Future,” which examines cinema’s role in the newly independent countries of the former Yugoslavia. The program [...]

October 23, 2013 Community Events, News, PDF Files

Congressman Radel Joins Bosnia Caucus

Washington, D.C. – The Advisory Council for Bosnia and Herzegovina (ACBH) is pleased to announce that Congressman Trey Radel (R-FL) has joined the Congressional Caucus on Bosnia (Bosnia Caucus). CongressmanRadel represents the 19th Congressional District of Florida, serving since January 3, 2013. [...]

October 19, 2013 Advocacy

Bosnian refugee finds better life in Columbia

One of man’s most brutal atrocities in the past century was the so-called “ethnic cleansing” in Bosnia two decades ago. [...]

October 17, 2013 Articles, News

Adela and Jim Appear on Bosnian Radio to Discuss St. Louis Immigration Issues

Last night, Adela and Jim appeared on Radio Behar, a local Bosnian radio show broadcast to Bosnian immigrants around the U.S. [...]

October 14, 2013 Bosnians in St. Louis, News

2013 St. Louis International Film Festival Features Halimin Put

Now in its 22nd year, the Whitaker St. Louis International Film Festival (SLIFF) is one of the largest international film festivals in the Midwest. [...]

October 11, 2013 Bosnians in St. Louis, News