Wood-smoke curls through the darkness as I make my way to Sarajevo’s bus station for the 7am daily bus to Srebrenica. It’s my first visit to Bosnia since 2007 when the Srebrenica Memorial Room opened, a project initiated by Lord Ashdown, then High Representative in Bosnia Hercegovina, and supported by the IWM.
Once on the road, it’s good to see the familiar landscape – even if it is through a haze of rain. Substantial brick houses dot the fields – they’re usually shared between families with one on each floor. Each has a pile of logs outside – ready for the winter.Read More