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


By Stefan J. Bos, Chief International Correspondent BosNewsLife
Vienna Philharmonic Vijecnica

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.