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Bosnia buries 86 victims of 1992-95 war recovered from grisly ravine

20 Jul 2019

HAMBARINE, Bosnia Thousands of relatives from Bosnia and across Europe gathered in the village of Hambarine for the burial of 86 Bosniak Muslims on Saturday, 27 years after they were killed and dumped in a ravine in one of the most gruesome incidents of the Bosnian war.

Bosnians protest against migrant influx in border town

16 Jun 2019

BIHAC, Bosnia Several hundred Bosnians protested on Sunday against an influx of migrants in the western border town of Bihac, warning of security and health risks from thousands sleeping rough.

Fire at migrant centre in Bosnia injures 29 - police

01 Jun 2019

VELIKA KLADUSA, Bosnia Twenty-nine migrants were injured in a fire that broke out early on Saturday at a centre in the northwestern Bosnian town of Velika Kladusa, police said.

Torrential rain and floods hit Bosnia; Balkan neighbours on alert

14 May 2019

TESLIC, Bosnia Torrential rain and floods in some parts of Bosnia forced authorities to declare an emergency on Tuesday, while neighbouring countries were on alert and taking protective measures as downpours continued.

Thousands cheer on horses in Bosnia log-towing contest

20 Apr 2019

SARAJEVO Several thousand people flocked to a private arena in northwest Bosnia on Saturday to cheer on their favorite horses during a traditional pre-Easter log-towing contest.

Displaced Bosnians blame politicians for their plight ahead of polls

04 Oct 2018

MIHATOVICI, Bosnia Edis Haskic has been living in a reception centre since 1995, when Bosnian Serb forces killed his father and 8,000 other Muslim Bosniak men and boys in the eastern town of Srebrenica in Europe's worst atrocity since World War Two.

Mostar's youngest diver honors centuries of tradition

30 Jul 2018

MOSTAR, Bosnia Extreme sports might seem like a modern innovation for adrenaline junkies, but in the ancient Bosnian town of Mostar, jumping or diving from the 24-metre-high bridge is a test of courage that dates back more than 400 years. | Video

Bosnian border-town mayors demand government help migrants

26 Jul 2018

SARAJEVO/VELIKA KLADUSA, Bosnia Mayors and councillors from Bosnian border towns staged a rare protest in the capital on Thursday, demanding the government do more to help them handle thousands of migrants camped out near their towns and cities.

Rival Bosnian police forces in standoff over migrant transfer

18 May 2018

KONJIC, Bosnia A convoy of buses carrying 270 migrants in Bosnia to a refugee centre was held up for hours on Friday in a standoff that exposed frictions between regional and national authorities in the multi-ethnic Balkan state.

Bosnia struggles to cope with arrival of thousands of migrants

15 May 2018

SARAJEVO/BIHAC Bosnia is struggling to cope with the arrival of thousands of migrants and refugees, many of whom are sleeping in parks in the capital and other towns as they seek passage into western Europe.

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