FREE SOCIAL STUDIES LESSON – “The War in Bosnia and Herzegovina – Topic summary”

by Edu-Kiosk
8th – 12th Grade

This is the 11 page word document with the main information on Bosnian war (1992-1995). It has been used for creating PowerPoint presentation and Review Activity on this subject you can download here:

The War in Bosnia and Herzegovina – PPT,Review Activity,Blank Map,Topic summary

Here you can find detailed information on main events in chronological order, it will save you a lot of time researching this complex thematic and give you overview on what has happened and how war changed the country.

Table of Contents

  • Introduction
  • The Federal Republic of Yugoslavia
  • The Break-up of Yugoslavia
  • The Rise of Nationalism in Serbia
  • First Elections
  • Independence
  • The Beginning of the Bosnian War
  • Forced Displacement
  • Ethnic Cleansing
  • Civil Victims
  • The Role of UN and NATO
  • The Siege of Sarajevo
  • Surviving in Sarajevo
  • Act of defiance – Famous photo of Meliha Varesanovic
  • Failed Peace Proposals
  • NATO intervention
  • The Fall of Srebrenica
  • Genocide at Srebrenica
  • Excavations and Commemoration
  • Dayton Peace Agreement
  • Effects of War
  • The Timeline ofWar
  • Sources of information

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