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Bosnia Mourns General Divjak, Defender of Sarajevo

Bosnia Mourns General Divjak, Defender of Sarajevo

Retired general Jovan Divjak died on Thursday, April 8 2021, after a prolonged illness, at the age of 84. He was a general in The Army of the Republic of Bosnia and Herzegovina and played a key role in defending it’s capital, Sarajevo, during the …

Day of Commemoration in Memory of the Victims of the Holocaust

Day of Commemoration in Memory of the Victims of the Holocaust

On this day of Commemoration in Memory of the Victims of the Holocaust, the Congress of Bosniaks of North American mourns the Millions of Innocent Souls lost and lives displaced by the murderous Nazi regime.   Seventy-six years later, we strive to remember the incomprehensible and …

6.4 Magnitude Earthquake Hits Croatia and Surrounding Countries

6.4 Magnitude Earthquake Hits Croatia and Surrounding Countries

Congress of Bosniaks of North America (CBNA) stands in solidarity with the people of Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina and surrounding countries as they recover from the 6.4 magnitude earthquake which struck the region on Tuesday, December 28th, 2020. The earthquake occurred around noon local time …

New leadership and the launch of new website

New leadership and the launch of new website

Congress of Bosniaks of North America (CBNA) invites the general public to visit, explore, and engage with the recently updated website where one can learn about our new team members, upcoming events, programs, and long-term initiatives.    New Team – The new website features highlights on …

Congratulatory Letter to President-Elect Joe Biden

Congratulatory Letter to President-Elect Joe Biden

Dear Mr. President-Elect Biden: On behalf of the Bosnian and Bosniak-American communities across the United States, please accept our warm congratulations on your 2020 electoral victory and our best wishes for your success in office, as you prepare to accept the great responsibilities and challenges …

PRESS RELEASE: Dodik crossed the red line

PRESS RELEASE: Dodik crossed the red line

Congress of North American Bosniaks condemns the recent destabilizing actions initiated and instigated by the Russian government-sponsored political duo: Aleksandar Vucic and Milorad Dodik. The latest news of the Mayor of Brcko complaining about the Bosnia and Herzegovina national flags in Brcko district is an …

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ALERT: SIGN THE PETITION

On January 28, 2020, HarperCollins Publishers released My War Criminal: Personal Encounters with an Architect of Genocide by Jessica Stern – a glorified personal account of Radovan Karadzic and his role as a convicted war criminal in the genocide in Bosnia and Herzegovina. Throughout the book, Stern …

The State of Human Rights around the World - Call to action

The State of Human Rights around the World – Call to action

As the year comes to a close, we should spend some time thinking about other human beings around the world whose basic human rights have been violated this past year.  Namely, we must consider daily abuses and suffering inflicted upon Uighur Muslims and their suffering …