Srebrenica was an UN Safe Area in Bosnia-Herzegovina. Despite it`s designation as an area “free from any armed attack or any other hostile act,” it was overrun and captured by the forces of the Army of Republika Srpska on July 11th, 1995. In the days following the fall of Srebrenica, over 8,000 Bosnian Muslim men and boys were systematically massacred in the greatest atrocity to occur on the European continent since WWII.
His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama was celebrating his 80th birthday outside of his homeland.
The Cinema for Peace Foundation is showing in cooperation with the Babylon and the “Global organization of People of Indian Origin” the movie INDIA’S DAUGHTER. The in India forbidden movie will be screened the very first time in Germany on the 30th of June.
The Cinema for Peace Foundation in cooperation with the Colectivo Vagón is going to present "La Jaula de Oro/The Golden Dream", a film about child migration from Guatemala to the USA.
South Africa - Sudan's President Omar al-Bashir fled from the summit of the African Union on the afternoon of June 15th after a Pretoria judge, Ban Ki-moon, the EU and the USA asked South Africa to arrest him on behalf of the International Criminal Court.