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The deliberate and systematic destruction of a certain group
Either racial, religious, or national groups
Genocide is …
Examples of genocide
The arrow to the right is referring to the general area where Srebrenica would be
Bosnia and Herzegovina is located in Southeastern Europe
Bordered with Croatia to the north and southwest
Bordered with Serbia to the east
Borders the Adriatic Sea along its coastline
Srebrenica is now a Bosniak enclave in French and Dutch governments.
Bosnia’s independence recognized by U.S.
Yugoslavia's president Tito died. 1990 Elections brought nationalists to power in Croatia and Slovenia. 1991 Croatia, Slovenia, and Macedonia declared independence and were all recognized worldwide. 1992 1993-1994 Bosnian Serbs and Croats fight over each other’s land, with the Croats coming out victorious.
Who was an influencer in the Bosnian Genocides?
Radovan Karadzic was a Bosnian Serb leader
Uzeir-aga Hadzihasanovic was the leader of Sarajevo
Who was targeted?
Who were affected?
Bosnian Croats and Muslims
What are the effects? I. Political and ethnic differences keep unison a struggle II. Presidency is switched off every 3 years by each group III. All three groups still want more power over the other IV. The effects of the Bosnian War and Genocide are still there V. Still ethnic chaos in Bosnia; Thought of possible reoccurrence (On Bosnia)
Accused of… “ Serbs and Muslims are like cats and dogs. They can not live together in peace. It is impossible.” -Radovan
Amnesty: Gives Justice to
the women raped by Serbs
during the Bosnian war
U.N.: Creating Asylum
Systems for refugees and migrants
N.A.T.O: (1992) Demanded
Serbs withdraw their artillery
*Only Amnesty and U.N. are still currently working today to help refugees from Bosnia Bill Clinton had promised during his election would stop the ethnic cleansing
Technology CRAP Propaganda Those who survived Srebrenica genocide and vicious attacks against them "...described mortar shells that produced a strange smoke, one that spread out slowly." Survivors testified that some people then began to hallucinate and act irrationally, killing themselves or their friends.
Methods of killing included…
Killers included who thought they were taking part in a Holy War for God’s sake.
Similar to Hitler’s Holocaust, if you disagreed with the way things were going down…You’d be killed.
Racism, Prejudice, and Semitism would keep you from opposing the ideas and actions.
Were there social roles?
What were the consequences on the society roles?
Families would be killed
Destruction of villages
The map to your right
shows the military actions
in western Bosnia that
helped end the war
before November 1994
These numbers indicate the dates that were taken action on.
Geography for Darfur
Affects and continuation
Mayhem and terror
Dispute is racial
Up to 400,000 people
Dependant on international humanitarian assistance.
D a rfur Genocide Timeline
Started in 1988
Government put up with till 2003 when they became official officials
Started campaign attack against rebels in Darfur
Then went there to take over rebel land
In 2007 declared official genocide started in 2003
Partisan- a adherent or supporter of a person, group, party, or cause, esp. a person who shows a biased, emotional allegiance.
What and How
What is happening in Darfur?
Non-Arab ethnic groups launched an uprising
The government’s response
Racial, not religious
How is the violence being conducted?
The Janjaweed will enter a village
Cause Mayhem and Terror
Village destroyed, families dispersed and separated, most killed.