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Sites from the1984 Winter Olympic Games in Sarajevo now desolate wasteland
Thirty years ago, the 14th Winter Olympic Games was held in Sarajevo, then part of the former Yugoslavia. Now the remnants of those historic games lay in ruins and the arenas that once stood proud have been reduced to scarred fissures in the landscape.(7/23/2014 9:09:27 PM)
Sites from 1984 Winter Olympic Games in Sarajevo now desolate wasteland
Thirty years ago, the 14th Winter Olympic Games was held in Sarajevo, then part of the former Yugoslavia. Now the remnants of those historic games lay in ruins and the arenas that once stood proud have been reduced to scarred fissures in the landscape.(7/23/2014 9:09:27 PM)
Mario Mandzukic and Edin Dzeko: Who Is the Better Target Man?
Every four years, on the eve of the FIFA World Cup, the absence of ideas makes one find the old box in the attic and take out the story of Yugoslavia and their football team. The remembrance of the "European Brazilians," as they were nicknamed back in the days, and some of their generations, like the one from 1990 that reached the World Cup quarter-finals only to be knocked out by Argentina on ...(7/23/2014 9:47:15 AM)
Melbourne man Predrag Japranin on Interpol most wanted list over alleged war crimes in former Yugoslavia
A Melbourne man has been placed on Interpol's most wanted list after allegedly committing war crimes during the breakdown of the former Yugoslavia.(7/22/2014 6:27:16 PM)
EURO 1960 final highlights: USSR make history
To mark 54 years since the first UEFA European Championship decider - and two years to go before the final of UEFA EURO 2016 - UEFA.com unearths rarely-seen footage of the USSR's 1960 triumph.(7/10/2014 5:17:08 AM)
From Iraq To Ukraine, From Syria To Yugoslavia: Terrorists Who Wrecked The Modern World A Century Ago Are Creating ...
The conflict in Iraq started a century ago. One hundred years ago on Saturday, to be exact. So did the civil war in Syria. Along with Russia’s dismemberment of Ukraine. The bloody collapse of Yugoslavia. The disastrous Soviet experiment. And the enduring fight between Israelis and Palestinians.(6/30/2014 7:39:02 AM)
EURO 1960 team of the tournament
As we mark 54 years since the first EURO final and two years to go until the UEFA EURO 2016 decider, we take a closer look at the 1960 team of the tournament.(7/10/2014 3:45:50 AM)
On this day: 6 July
The very first UEFA European Championship final tournament kicked off on 6 July 1960, with Yugoslavia taking the wind out of France's sails in a nine-goal thriller.(7/7/2014 3:48:09 AM)
On centenary of WWI assassination, the past still haunts Sarajevo
By Matt Robinson and Daria Sito-Sucic VISEGRAD/SARAJEVO Bosnia (Reuters) - Two concerts in two Bosnian cities will mark the 100th anniversary on Saturday of the Sarajevo assassination that lit the fuse for World War One, in a divided country where the past still haunts the present. The separate events speak volumes to Bosnia a century on, where perceptions of the Bosnian Serb who gunned down ...(6/26/2014 4:51:02 PM)
Holocaust Museum opens UN archive on WWII crimes
WASHINGTON (AP) - From Adolf Hitler down to the petty bureaucrats who staffed the Nazi death camps, thousands of perpetrators of World War II war crimes were eventually written up in vast reams of investigative files - files that now, for the first time, can be viewed in their entirety by the public.(7/17/2014 9:44:07 AM)
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