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Resident wants St. Louis to fly Bosnian flag over City Hall to commemorate Srebrenica massacre

A St. Louis resident wants the Bosnian flag to be the next flag to fly at City Hall, to commemorate the 21st anniversary of the Srebrenica massacre in July. [...]

June 30, 2016 News

Remembering Mirela Ahmetovic

I had the honor of sharing the stage last week with Elvir Ahmetovic, who survived the war and genocide in the Bosnian town of Srebrenica 20 years ago this month by living in a small cellar with his parents and [...]

July 14, 2015 Stories

Twenty years after massacre, Bosnians pause to remember lost loved ones

As he talks about his father, Nick Sinanovic stops several times to compose himself. It’s been 20 years since his father, Resid, was killed in the Srebrenica massacre, part of the Bosnian War. But it wasn’t until five years ago [...]

July 8, 2015 News
Srebrenica’s Legacies of Loss and Remembrance

Srebrenica’s Legacies of Loss and Remembrance

The Holocaust Memorial Lecture is an annual event that is administered by the University’s Assembly Series. Held on or near November 9th, the anniversary of the Kristallnacht pogroms in Nazi Germany, the Lecture aims not only to commemorate the Holocaust but also [...]

November 5, 2013