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Bosnia's Wartime Childhood Museum

Sarajevo still bears the scars from the civil war that took place between 1992-1995, with bullet holes in buildings to curved monuments in a city centre square engraved with the names of hundreds of children who lost their lives.

20:57, 10 October 2016 Monday

Sarajevo exchange opens Balkans' first Islamic index

A stock index of firms compliant with the principles of Islamic Sharia law, in cooperation with Bosna Bank International was launched today

15:55, 31 July 2016 Sunday

Bosnian professor July 15 coup was like Sarajevo siege

Fetullah Terror Organization exploited people's religious feelings, says Amina Siljak Jesenkovic of University of Sarajevo

11:46, 09 April 2015 Thursday

UN court upholds life sentence for Serbian general

Zdravko Tolimir's genocide conviction upheld for role in 1995 Srebrenica genocide.

18:08, 06 April 2015 Monday

Sarajevo marks 70 years of liberation

April 6 was officially declared as the Day of Sarajevo at the session of the City Council in 2006.

14:04, 06 February 2015 Friday

Bosnia amp Herzegovina 'Sarajevo roses' recall horrors of war

Two decades after the siege of Sarajevo, the city struggles to preserve authentic reminders of mass killings.

15:43, 01 February 2015 Sunday

Pope Francis to visit Sarajevo in June

It will be the first papal trip to Sarajevo in 18 years

11:09, 23 September 2014 Tuesday

Cross erected near Bosnian capital brings outrage

A cross, which was erected early on Monday morning on a hill overlooking Sarajevo, has sparked outrage in the country as war-related wounds from the nineties are opened once again.

09:38, 31 August 2014 Sunday

Bosnia marks 'International Day of the Disappeared'

Families of people who faced forced disappearances during Bosnian war held a ceremony in Sarajevo.

09:34, 24 August 2014 Sunday

Turkey's Erol Mintas wins best film prize at Sarajevo

Director Erol Mintas' film Annemin Sarkisi was awarded the Heart of Sarajevo prize

16:13, 20 August 2014 Wednesday

Experts launch project to digitise neglected Bosnian heritage

Many of the National Library's records and manuscripts were destroyed in the Bosnian Serb siege of Sarajevo during the 1992-95 war, which razed the landmark Town Hall that housed the library.

17:12, 15 August 2014 Friday

Sarajevo's film festival marks 20th birthday with record line-up

This year's programme lists nearly 250 films from 60 countries.

12:42, 18 July 2014 Friday

Historic library in Sarajevo reopened

The library, also knwon as the Vijecnica national library, will continue to hold Open Days up till July 31 everyday between 10.00-17.00 local time.

09:58, 07 July 2014 Monday

A hand grenade attack occurred in front of a shopping mall in the town of Pale, 10 km southeast of the Bosnian capital.

14:02, 28 June 2014 Saturday

Sarajevo marks century since 'bullet that changed history'

The murder of heir to the Austro-Hungarian throne Franz Ferdinand by a 19-year-old Bosnian Serb called Gavrilo Princip set the Great Powers marching to war. More than 10 million soldiers died, as empires crumbled and the world order was rewritten.

15:33, 14 May 2014 Wednesday

Balkan Davos' opens in Sarajevo

The two-day forum began with a moment's silence for the Turkish coal mine disaster.

17:57, 12 May 2014 Monday

Balkans Davos' set to open in Sarajevo

Business delegates prepare to discuss interests in Southeastern Europe at Sarajevo Business Forum.

16:11, 09 May 2014 Friday

Sarajevo reopens landmark city hall and library destroyed in war

The library went up in flames in August 1992 by Serb shelling, destroying almost two million books including many rare volumes reflecting its multicultural life under the Ottoman and Austro-Hungarian empires.

16:52, 02 May 2014 Friday

Turkish Airlines makes first flight to Sarajevo

Turkish Airlines marked its first commercial flight to Sarajevo from Istanbul's Sabiha Gokcen International Airport.

11:17, 25 April 2014 Friday

Sixth Turkish Film Festival in Sarajevo opens

Famous Turkish actor Kenan Imirzalioglu will attend film opening in Bosnian capital.

12:22, 10 February 2014 Monday

Ottoman archives burnt to ashes in Bosnian riots

The Bosnian-Ottoman archive, which had survived three seperate wars, was burnt to ashes during the riots in Sarajevo over the weekend.

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