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  • The Real Story Behind Srebrenica

    07/15/2005 9:30:59 AM PDT · by Doctor13 · 90 replies · 3,084+ views
    The Globe and Mail ^ | 14 July 2005 | Lewis MacKenzie
    This week marked the 10th anniversary of the United Nations' second greatest failure since its creation in 1945 -- the genocide in Rwanda being the undisputed No. 1. With much fanfare, the ceremonies focused on the massacre of "up to" 8,000 Bosnian men and boys by General Ratko Mladic's Bosnian Serb army in Srebrenica in July of 1995. In the vast majority of recent media reports, the background and responsibilities for the disaster in Srebrenica were absent. Preferred was the simple explanation: a black and white event in which the Serbs were solely to blame. As someone who played a...