The Youth Initiative for Human Rights (YIHR) wishes to express its disapproval of the public panels and statements made within public institutions and public media service RTS where convicted war criminal Nikola Šainović has made guest appearances, and where facts about war crimes that affected Albanian population in Kosovo during 1999. were being neglected or made relative.
The UNMIK Office on Missing Persons and Forensics claims that 744 human remains belonging to Kosovar Albanians were found in Batajnica, on the outskirts of Belgrade.
The Youth Initiative for Human Rights (YIHR) would like to highlight that the legally binding verdict of the International Residual Mechanism for Criminal Tribunals confirmed that Radovan Karadžić is guilty for the genocide in Srebrenica and war crimes committed in Bosnia and Herzegovina.
On Monday, March 11, the hallway leading to the Youth Initiative for Human Rights office was marked with the graffiti messages “Ratko Mladić” and “No divisions”, while the office doors were covered in spray-paint and stickers with photographs of 8 prominent women in Serbian history and the writing “A source of pride and a true Serbian woman, you are unworthy of her shadow”.
The HLC, Women in Black, the Sandžak Committee for the Protection of Human Rights and Freedoms, and the Youth Initiative for Human Rights in Serbia invites citizens, representatives of state institutions, media outlets and NGOs to join in an event marking the 26th anniversary of the crime in Štrpci, to take place on Wednesday, February 27, 2019 at 15:48, in front of the entrance to the former Main Railway Station in Belgrade.