NEWS WATCH: Sarajevo Recalls Shots That Sparked World War One Amid Controversy


By Stefan J. Bos, Chief International Correspondent BosNewsLife
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SARAJEVO, BOSNIA-HERZEGOVINA (BosNewsLife)-- Famed Austrian musicians, government leaders and residents have gathered in Sarajevo to commemorate that the first two shots of World War I were fired exactly 100 years ago in what is now the capital of Bosnia-Herzegovina. Yet, the events were overshadowed by different interpretations over what sparked one of the deadliest conflicts in history.

NEWS WATCH: Bosnia Marks 100th Anniversary Of Assassination That Sparked World War I


By Stefan J. Bos, Chief International Correspondent BosNewsLife

gavrilo_2957116bSARAJEVO, BOSNIA-HERZEGOVINA (BosNewsLife)-- The capital of Bosnia-Herzegovina is marking the 100th anniversary of the assassination that sparked World War I, but Serbian and Bosnian Serb representatives are boycotting the events in Sarajevo.

NEWS WATCH: Many Injured In Bosnia’s Worst Unrest Since War


By Stefan J. Bos, Chief International Correspondent BosNewsLife

bosnia-4SARAJEVO/BUDAPEST (BosNewsLife)-- Violent anti-government protests are spreading throughout Bosnia-Herzegovina with reports that more than 150 people have been injured in the worst unrest since the end of the 1992-1995 Bosnian War.