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#SrebrenicaBy: Harveer Singhtwitter.com/iastoss+91-880-2009-420

This PPT is for educational purpose only. The learner is expected to supplement the video lecture with this ppt. The content is taken from various daily and weekly publications. Due care has been taken in preparing the material but the tutor or superprofs would not be responsible for any error or consequences arising out of it.

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#SrebrenicaMultiethnic Yugoslavia was the federation of RepublicsSloveniaCroatiaSerbiaBosniaMontenegroMacedonia2

With the death of Tito, the rise of nationalism led to disintegration of these Yugoslav Republics.Milosevic Fomented hatred.

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The Disintegration1991: Croatia and Slovenia1992: Macedonia1992: Bosnia and Herzegovina2006: Serbia and Montenegro2008: Kosovo

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Bosnia War1992-1995Bosnian President: Alija IzetbegovicBosnian Serb Leader: Rodovan KaradzicEnded with Dayton Agreement5

Involvement of NATO5Harveer Singh (twitter.com/iastoss) for Superprofs.com

Three towns in eastern BosniaSrebrenica, Zepa and Gorazderemained under control of the Bosnian government. The U.N. had declared these enclaves safe havens in 1993, protected by international peacekeeping forces. On July 11, 1995 : Bosnian Serb forces advanced on Srebrenica, overwhelming a battalion of Dutch peacekeeping forces stationed there.

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Estimates of Bosniaks killed by Serb forces at Srebrenica range from around 7,000 to more than 8,000.A recent UN resolution to classify the killings as an act of genocide was vetoed by Russia a move that pleased Serbia.

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Thank You.For any feedback/query/word of thanks, the Tutor can be contacted at harveersinh@gmail.com 8

8Harveer Singh (twitter.com/iastoss) for Superprofs.com

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