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Victims of the Tuzla Massacre

No of names: 68
Bosnian Govt vs Serbian and Croatian Insurgents

Organisation: Gordon Cooper
Org. type: Individuals
The Tuzla Massacre is also known as the Massacre on the Gate (Bosnian: Masakr na Kapiji), was a massacre of civilians committed on May 25, 1995 in Tuzla, Bosnia and Herzegovina.

On May 25 and 28, 1995 a number of artillery projectiles were fired at Tuzla from Army of Republika Srpska positions near the village of Panjik on Mt. Ozren some 25km west of Tuzla. One projectile fired by a 130mm towed artillery piece, detonated in the part of the city called Kapija at 20:55 hours. 71 people were killed and 240 were wounded. All of the victims were civilians and the majority were between the ages of 18-25.

Source: Wikipedia

Please note that the link on the following page has been translated with google translate. The original, untranslated, site is at: www.tuzla.nu/kapija/
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