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Bosnia

a region of central Bosnia-Herzegovina: belonged to Turkey (1463--1878), to Austria-Hungary (1879--1918), then to Yugoslavia (1918--91)
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The interlocking interests of established Bosniac clans include, for example, the Cengic family (Muhamed, Hasan, Halid, and Mustafa) and the families of Ismet Ce1lo, Alija Izetbegovic, Mustafa Ceric, and Hizet Hadzic.
For example, Croats from Bosnia and Herzegovina and Serbia fled to Croatia, Serbs from Croatia fled to Serbia or to Serbian-dominated areas in Bosnia and Herzegovina, and Bosniacs relocated to Bosniac-dominated areas within Bosnia and Herzegovina.
Bosnia end Hercegovina, worried about being swallowed up or partitioned by Serbia, also held a referendum (boycotted by the Bosnian Serbs); 65 percent of resident Bosniacs and Croats voted for independence.
In Krnjeusa, a predominantly Serbian village destroyed during Bosniac and Croatian militia advances, for example, Canadian SFOR soldiers based at the nearby town of Coralici constructed a children's playground adjacent to the village school.
The second message was to the Serbs (and to the Bosniacs and Croats as well) and that was the value we place on the lives of our people.
Despite intense international efforts to return Bosnians to their pre-war homes, maneuvers by pro-Karadzic extremists aimed at preserving the results of earlier ethnic cleansing have prevented displaced Bosniacs and Croats from returning to Republika Srpska.
In Bosniac areas harassment of political opponents by supporters of the ruling Bosniac party, the party of Democratic Action, was reported on various occasions.
In the case of Srpska, this is its National Assembly; in the case of the Bosniac and Croat members, it is the members of the upper house of the Federation who are of that ethnic group.
Ceric replies to the question whether "Muslims from Jeddah are closer to the identity of Bosniacs in Sarajevo (11) or Serbs from Banja Luka" in the following way: "Well, you see, how someone who was killing me, who raped my sister can be close to me" (12).
I wanted to implicate the Kosovars, all the ethnic groups--Albanians and Serbs, Bosniacs and Roma, Ashkali, Turks, and the others--in the ensemble of decisions that concerned them or had bearing on the future of Kosovo.
Bosnia-Herzegovina is two entities - the Serb dominated Republika Srpska and the Federation in which Croats or Bosniacs - Bosnian Muslims - are the majority