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Mississauga Celebration Square to Feature World Cup 2014 Games

Are you ready for the FIFA World Cup? If you are, like the majority of us, unable to go to Brazil and watch Bosnia compete for the World Champion title, there are other ways to enjoy the games! The Mississauga Celebration Square Committee has approved that all finals (quarter and up) will be shown on the big screen. What a great way to get together, enjoy some sun, and meet new people! The committee will publish a schedule of all the games they will be … [Continue Reading]

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20 Years Later Bosnia’s Population Smaller By 13 Percent

Less than a month ago we brought into the spotlight the first census that took place in Bosnia in nearly 22 years. A lot has changed to a country that once had 4.37 million residents when the last census took … [Continue Reading]

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A Step in the Right Direction with the Arrest of Bosniak-Croat Federation President

There's no secret to the fact that Bosnia is one of the most corrupted countries in Europe. Some would even say it is one of the most corrupt countries in the world. It's complex government setup, ethnic and … [Continue Reading]

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The Weight of Chains: Just More Western Propaganda!

Recently I had the chance to view the documentary, "The Weight of Chains", which was produced in 2010 by Serbian-Canadian filmmaker Boris Malagurski. The lengthy (over two hours) documentary tries to analyze … [Continue Reading]

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Bosnia Jails the Monster From Grbavica

The highest court in Bosnia on Friday convicted 'the monster from Grbavica' of multiple counts of murder, rape, torture, looting and kidnapping during Bosnia's 1992-95 war by sentencing him to 45 year in prison … [Continue Reading]

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50,000 People Marked the 18th Srebrenica Anniversary Commemorations

Mourners as far away as Germany, Croatia and Serbia attended the 18th Srebrenica Anniversary Commemoration that took place at the nearby memorial center in Potocari. According to final numbers from the event … [Continue Reading]

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Srebrenica Memorial Day: Another Reminder of United Nations Greatest Failure

Another year and another July 11th in commemoration of the Srebrenica Genocide that took place in 1995 in the Eastern-Bosnian town. What took place 18 years ago was a horrific event that took the lives of over … [Continue Reading]

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18 Years Ago Today: Bosnian and Croatian Forces Meet During Operation Storm (Operacija Oluja)

On August 4 1992 Croatian forces launched Operation Storm in Croatia in what ended up being the last major battle of the in the ex-Yugoslavian war. The battle was launched across a 630-kilometer frontage … [Continue Reading]