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Verdict of Bosnian Serb warlord hits home in St. Louis


March 25, 2016 Video

St. Louis Bosnians react to conviction of Radovan Karadzic

The European war crimes trial that’s been called “the largest since Nuremburg” ended Thursday, bringing uneasy relief to the St. Louis Bosnian community. Former Serbian leader Radovan Karadzic was convicted of war crimes, crimes against humanity and one count of [...]

March 24, 2016 Audio, News

Bosnian Serb warlord sentenced to 40 years


March 24, 2016 Video

St. Louis’ “Little Bosnia” Saved By Mostly Muslim Refugees


December 9, 2015 Video

St. Louis Works to Welcome Refugees

In the 1990s, St. Louis, Missouri became a hub for Bosnians, as refugees escaped from war and genocide in their home country. There are now 50,000 Bosnians living in the region, the largest Bosnian community outside of the country itself. [...]

October 9, 2015 Audio, News

New study aims to decrease cardio vascular disease in Bosnian community

St. Louis is home to the largest Bosnian community in the U.S. [...]

August 13, 2015 News, Video

Bosnians Remember When Their City Became ‘One Big Concentration Camp’

It has been 20 years since the massacre at Srebrenica, Bosnia, when some 8,000 Bosnian men and boys died or went missing. Bosnian-Americans now living in Missouri can’t escape the memories. [...]

July 13, 2015 Audio

St. Louis Bosnians walk to remember Srebrenica genocide

20 years after thousands of Bosnians were killed in an act of genocide, St. Louis’s Bosnian community still remembers the tragedy. [...]

July 11, 2015 Video

‘Unfortunately help always comes a little too late:’ St. Louis Bosnians remember Srebrenica massacre

Elvir Ahmetovic, 33, is a teacher in the St. Louis public school system. Twenty years ago, he was a child living through an event that has been called the largest civilian slaughter on European soil since the holocaust. [...]

July 10, 2015 Audio, Stories

Will Bevo residents have to foot the bill for a police substation to open?

After a rash of violent crimes in the South St. Louis neighborhood of Bevo, residents called on police to open a substation and increase patrols, but the substation has monetary hurdles to cross before it can open. In February, officials [...]

April 25, 2015 Bosnians in St. Louis, News, Video