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Gaza war stops director attending Sarajevo film festival: organizers

SARAJEVO (Reuters) – Two Gaza directors won an award at Sarajevo’s film festival, though the conflict raging in their home stopped one of them from coming to receive his part of the prize, said organizers. Reuters: Entertainment News

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Statue of assassin who unleashed WW I unveiled in Sarajevo – CNN

Toronto Star Statue of assassin who unleashed WW I unveiled in SarajevoCNN(CNN) — One hundred years after firing the shot that set off World War I, Gavrilo Princip was toasted by some Saturday in Sarajevo — whether they wore T-shirts … Continue reading

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Revelry in Sarajevo, Where Shots Started a World War – New York Times

New York Times Revelry in Sarajevo, Where Shots Started a World WarNew York TimesA man waved a Serbian flag as a crowd gathered to hear a band play in Visegrad on Saturday. Credit Sean Gallup/Getty Images. Continue reading the main … Continue reading

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Sarajevo marks 100 years since Archduke Franz Ferdinand shooting – BBC News

Getty Images Sarajevo marks 100 years since Archduke Franz Ferdinand shootingBBC NewsBosnia has commemorated 100 years since the assassination of Austrian Archduke Franz Ferdinand in Sarajevo, the act that triggered World War One. Cultural and sporting events, including a concert … Continue reading

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Sarajevo marks 100 years since shots that sparked Great War – Daily Times

The Guardian Sarajevo marks 100 years since shots that sparked Great WarDaily TimesSARAJEVO: Sarajevo on Saturday marked 100 years since the assassination that triggered World War I, plunging Europe into the bloodiest conflict it had ever seen and redrawing the … Continue reading

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Sarajevo marks war centenary with message of unity to divided country – Reuters

The Guardian Sarajevo marks war centenary with message of unity to divided countryReutersSARAJEVO (Reuters) – Sarajevo marked 100 years on Saturday since the murder of an Austrian prince that lit the fuse for World War One, with a concert by … Continue reading

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Sarajevo marks 100 years since Archduke Franz Ferdinand shooting – BBC News

BBC News Sarajevo marks 100 years since Archduke Franz Ferdinand shootingBBC NewsBosnia is commemorating 100 years since the assassination of Austrian Archduke Franz Ferdinand in Sarajevo, the act that triggered World War One. Cultural and sporting events, including a concert … Continue reading

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Sarajevo marks 100 years since killing of Archduke Ferdinand – BBC News

BBC News Sarajevo marks 100 years since killing of Archduke FerdinandBBC NewsBosnia is commemorating 100 years since the assassination of Austrian Archduke Franz Ferdinand in Sarajevo, the act that triggered World War One. Cultural and sporting events, including a concert … Continue reading

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Sarajevo film festival faces deep spending cuts

SARAJEVO (Reuters) – The Sarajevo Film Festival (SFF), the largest movie competition in the Balkans, will open on August 16 and showcase 214 films, but this year’s edition faces deep budget cuts which organizers blamed on the political and economic … Continue reading

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