In March and April 1945, Mihailovic's remaining Chetniks mounted a belated attempt to establish themselves as a credible force fighting the Axis in Yugoslavia by attacking German forces and Croatian Ustase
He had lionised the country's pro-Nazi Ustase
movement as a student in the 90s and labelled Croatia's anti-fascist history and culture "an empty phrase" with no constitutional relevance.
126) On the other hand, the new Croatian president (who had taken office in February the same year) stayed away in April from the official ceremonies at the Jasenovac concentration camp, where at least 83,000 Serbs, Roma, Jews and political prisoners had perished at the hand of the Ustase
In 1941-42, as a gesture towards Bosnian Muslims, the Ustase
made it into a mosque; later it was the Museum of National Liberation.
Handed the maximum sentence, 20 years, he died in prison and even asked to be buried in the uniform of the Ustase
, the Croatian Nazis.
He was found, mortally injured, by Ustase
militia, who took him away, beat him to death, and mutilated his already-wounded body.
In '42 his parents hid your grandmother and me among sacks of beans in their little pantry for weeks when the Ustase
came, risking their own lives.
The Dinamo Zagreb captain was captured on video using a microphone to lead chants which were found to have associations with Croatia's former pro-Nazi Ustase
The stopper was captured on video using a microphone to lead chants which were found to have associations with Croatia's former pro-Nazi Ustase
were responsible for the deaths of at least 400,000 Serbs, 30,000 Jews, and 25,000 Gypsies in Croatia and Bosnia.
Le maire ne manquait pas la moindre occasion de comparer les Croates d'en face aux ustase
de la Seconde Guerre mondiale (miliciens croates fascistes), dont le symbole << U >> est d'ailleurs repris par les partisans << ultras >> de l'equipe croate de Mostar.
On the contrary, he thinks that ASIO turned a blind eye to right-wing atrocities in the case of Ustase
, the pro-Nazi Croatians who ran terrorist tactics against communist Yugoslavia in the early Cold War years.