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Former Bosnian enemies united over poverty issues

January 31, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

They were bitter enemies on opposite sides of the front line during the horrors of the 1992-1995 Bosnian War. Now, one side is bailing out the other in an act of once-unimaginable generosity. Continue Reading

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Mayville Soldier Returns Home After 2 Years

December 9, 2011 in WDAZ

MAYVILLLE, ND (WDAZ-TV) – The town of Mayville welcomed home a soldier who was deployed for the past two years. Continue Reading

Boy in 1995 Ratko Mladic video looks back

May 31, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

The video horrified the world: a grinning Ratko Mladic patting a young Muslim boy on the head and assuring him everyone in the Srebrenica area would be safe just hours before overseeing the murder of 8,000 men and boys. Continue Reading

Mladic extradition appeal rejected

May 31, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Former Bosnian Serb commander Ratko Mladic will be extradited to The Hague, Netherlands “as soon as possible,” Serbia’s chief war crimes prosecutor said today.
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Serbian police: Accused war criminal Mladic was nabbed in routine raid

May 27, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

t was the first visit to the village by police who have been conducting similar operations throughout Serbia for years in the hunt for Ratko Mladic, the officials said. Charged by the U.N. war crimes court with genocide, crimes against humanity and war crimes, Mladic was last seen in public in January 2006. Continue Reading

NATO welcomes arrest of indicted war criminal Mladic

May 26, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

NATO hailed Serbia’s arrest of indicted war criminal Ratko Mladic today, saying he was implicated in some of the worst massacres in modern European history. Continue Reading

World pays tribute to U.S. peace negotiator ‘Bulldozer’ Holbrooke

December 14, 2010 in Grand Forks Herald

World leaders today praised U.S. envoy Richard Holbrooke for engineering the end of the 1992-1995 Bosnia war Europe’s bloodiest conflict since World War II and for seeking to bring stability to war-torn Afghanistan Continue Reading