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Bosnia and Herzegovina

Journalists trained by IWPR produce news, analysis, and comment pieces on the issues that affect their countries and communities.

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The high watermark on this building in Doboj in northern Bosnia plainly shows the scale of the flooding. May 20-21, 2014. (Photo: Sanja Vrzić)
3 Jun 14
Ordinary people inspired to help one another across old divides, leaving nationalist politicians to worry about risks of too much cohesion.
Courtside
30 May 14
Ex-officer claims his men “never opened fire without a good reason” during Sarajevo siege.
Prud, a village near the northern Bosnian town of Odzak. May 20-21, 2014. (Photo: Sanja Vrzić)
28 May 14
Homes swamped in mud as livestock and vehicles are carried away.
Briefly Noted
28 May 14
His team wants to call 336 witnesses, although list may be amended.
Radovan Karadzic in the ICTY courtroom. (Photo: ICTY)
Briefly Noted
28 May 14
Defendant asks tribunal not to decide possible jail term at same time as verdict.
Briefly Noted
28 May 14
Convicted Bosnian Croat commander found ineligible for financial assistance.
Ratko Mladic in court this week as his defence case got under way.  (Source: ICTY)
Courtside
23 May 14
Former army subordinates say they were never told to fire on civilians, and did not mount offensive operations.
Briefly Noted
23 May 14
Defendant argues that prosecution broke rules regarding disclosure of evidence.
(Photo: Sanja Vrzic)
23 May 14
Amid the devastation, old animosities are forgotten as different communities come together, but floodwaters exhume another wartime legacy – landmines.
Briefly Noted
9 May 14
Defence team given an extra week to prepare after reporting computer operating glitches.

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Moslawi traditional band playing music from the 19th century. (Photo: IWPR)
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Hugely popular event highlights city’s rehabilitation and recovery.