Bosnia-Herzegovina Overview Nations // Non-aligned Europe



OVERVIEW The 1991 declaration of sovereignty by Bosnia and Herzegovina was followed by an independence referendum in the former Yugoslavia in 1992. The Serbian population within Bosnia -- supported by the Serbian government in Belgrade -- responded with an armed rebellion aimed at dividing the republic along ethnic lines and joining Serb-held areas to form a "greater Serbia." A 1994 agreement established a joint Bosnian/Croat Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina. On Nov. 21, 1995,...

 

Please log in to continue reading.

Not yet a subscriber?  Take a free trial.

 

 


Military Periscope gives you easy-to-use, integrated, open-source intelligence on…

  • More than 7,500 weapons systems and platforms
  • Nearly every country’s armed forces
  • Militant organizations

 

Try Military Periscope free for seven days