Monday 22nd December 2014,
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St. Louis Bosnians Have Been Dragged to the Forefront of the City’s Racial Tensions

The brutal November murder of a Bosnian man in St. Louis has now brought the area’s large and quiet immigrant community to the forefront of the city’s deep racial tensions. [...]

December 17, 2014 Bosnians in St. Louis, News
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St. Louis Bosnian woman who claimed hate crime charged with making false report

A Bosnian immigrant has been charged with making a false police report after claiming three black teenagers threatened to kill her in the Bevo Mill neighborhood because of her race. [...]

December 15, 2014 Bosnians in St. Louis, News
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Religious Groups Share Common Goal: Assisting Immigrants

St. Louis is a city built on immigration – from the early French settlers, to the Germans and Irish in the 1800s, to the more modern immigration of Bosnians and Southeast Asians. [...]

December 15, 2014 Bosnians in St. Louis, News
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Bosnian Woman Attacked in South St. Louis County

Another attack on a Bosnian woman – this one occurred in south St. Louis County around 10 p.m. Friday. [...]

December 15, 2014 Bosnians in St. Louis, News
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Fourth teen arrested in hammer death of Bosnian man in St. Louis

St. Louis police arrested a fourth suspect today in the slaying of Zemir Begic, a Bosnian immigrant who was beaten to death in a hammer attack. [...]

December 11, 2014 Bosnians in St. Louis, News
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FBI and police address Bosnian security

Police are promising more patrols and possibly a new substation in the Bevo Mill neighborhood. [...]

December 11, 2014 Bosnians in St. Louis, Video
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Meeting at Bosnian Chamber of Commerce follows spate of violence

Plans are underway to add a police substation to the Bevo Mill area following recent crimes that have residents, many who are Bosnian, on edge. [...]

December 10, 2014 Bosnians in St. Louis, News
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Bosnian community bands together to pay for police substation

The St. Louis Bosnian community is on edge because of crime and Wednesday night they took steps to make their neighborhood safer.  The upstairs portion of the Bosnian Chamber of Commerce office will soon be home to a police substation, [...]

December 10, 2014 Bosnians in St. Louis, Video
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Bosnian Community In Shock After Attack Called Hate Crime

The FBI is investigating possible hate crimes in St. Louis after a woman was assaulted last week by three teens near Bevo Mill allegedly because she is Bosnian. [...]

December 10, 2014 Audio, Bosnians in St. Louis
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Bosnian community to seek police substation in Bevo Mill neighborhood

St. Louis Bosnians are still rattled by last week`s brutal murder of 33-year-old Bosnian Zemir Begic and attack on a Bosnian woman who was pulled from her car by three men that threatened to her because she was Bosnian. [...]

December 10, 2014 Bosnians in St. Louis, News, Video