Bosnia and Herzegovina


25 years after Srebrenica massacre, int'l crimes are still difficult to prosecute

In 1990, Bosnian Serb forces killed about 8,000 Muslim men and boys during the Balkan conflict in what’s now known as the Srebrenica massacre. It was the worst atrocity on European soil since World War II. But 25 years on, war crimes and crimes against humanity are rarely prosecuted. David Scheffer, who was the US ambassador-at-large for war crimes issues from 1997 to 2001, explains why.


Where did the Paris attackers get their guns?

The attacks in Paris last week were carried out with automatic weapons, including a variant of the AK47. These kinds of weapons are very difficult to obtain legally anywhere in the European Union, which has led many to wonder where the accused attackers got their weapons.


Arts, Culture & Media

Geo answer - Global Hit

The answer to today's Geo Quiz is the capital of Bosnia and Herzegovina, Sarajevo. It's the hometown of Bosnian musician Damir Imamovic who is trying to revive the traditional folk music known as sevdah.

Conflict & Justice

Lessons from the Balkans

Anchor Lisa Mullins speaks with journalist Roger Cohen, about Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's trip to Bosnia-Herzegovina. Clinton is there to press the country for political reforms.

Global Politics

True giant of American foreign policy'

Veteran US diplomat Richard Holbrooke has died. Ambassador Holbrooke was best-known for helping to broker the Dayton Peace agreement. Jeb Sharp reports on what Holbrooke was able to achieve in the first two years of the Obama Administration.