Agreement on drafting the monograph “Goražde 1992-1995” was signed today between Dr. Elvir Kazazović, Sarajevo Canton Minister for Education, Science and Youth, MSc Emir Oković, Bosnian-Podrinje Canton Prime Minister and Dr. Rasim Muratović, the director of the Institute for the Research of Crimes against Humanity and International Law of the University of Sarajevo. 

As Minister Kazazović underlined, drafting of this publication will document important historical substance on warfare in Eastern Bosnia and will contribute to the indisputable truth of that period. Institute for the Research of Crimes against Humanity and International Law and Sarajevo Canton, as its founder, will form the scientific team for carrying the project out.

MSc Muamer Džananović, senior expert associate at the Institute, is the coordinator of the project and the team. He reminded that everything that occurred in Goražde deserves a multidisciplinary scientific analysis and documenting in a form of monograph. “Goražde of the wartime is a story of barbaric siege, crimes and heroic defense. In the same time it is the story about the human dignity, persistence, endurance, bravery, cognition and originality in the imposed inhumane conditions that lasted for three years on the continuum. This all will be presented in the monograph” – said Džananović.

Director Muratović added that Intitute continues its activities on mapping the crimes committed in Bosnia and Herzegovina in te period 1992-1995, prerogatively in the Podrinje area. “We are in the final phases of projects like this for areas of Višegrad and Zvornik. We are also preparing the research project for Foča” – he revealed.