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Town and municipality in Republika Srpska, Bosnia and Herzegovina

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Srebrenica: Town and municipality in Republika Srpska, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Srebrenica is a town and municipality located in the easternmost part of Republika Srpska, an entity of Bosnia and Herzegovina. It is a small mountain town, with its main industry being salt mining and a nearby spa. As of 2013, the town has a population of 2,607 inhabitants, while the municipality has 13,409 inhabitants.

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Survivors recount Bosnia's Srebrenica genocide, 25 years on [Video]

Survivors recount Bosnia's Srebrenica genocide, 25 years on

Bosnia marks the 25th anniversary of a genocide committed by Serb forces in Srebrenica where thousands perished.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 02:59Published
Bosnia marks 25 years of Srebrenica genocide amid virus pandemic [Video]

Bosnia marks 25 years of Srebrenica genocide amid virus pandemic

Killing of 8,000 Muslims in 1995 by Serb troops was the only genocide on European soil since the second world war.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 03:01Published

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