Bosnians Honor Srebrenica Victims

A woman reacts near a truck carrying coffins of newly identified victims of the 1995 Srebrenica massacre, in front of the presidential building in Sarajevo
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Publish Date 09 Jul 2016

Thousands of Bosnians raised their hands in prayer Saturday as a truck bearing 127 coffins passed through the capital on its way to Srebrenica, where the newly identified victims of Europe's worst massacre since World War II will be buried on the 21th anniversary of the crime.
The truck stopped briefly in front of Bosnia's Presidency in Sarajevo, where residents, officials and foreign ambassadors paid tribute. Many in the crowd wept and tucked flowers into the truck's canvas tarp before it slowly drove down the street, covered in white rose petals.
The remains will be buried Monday next to over 6,000 other Srebrenica victims found previously in mass graves. The youngest victim to be buried this year was 14, the oldest 77.

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