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1 million return to BIH

More than 1 milion people have returned to their homes in Bosnia and Herzegovina after fleeing the conflict of 1992-95, the United Nations refugee agency said yesterday.

Nearly half returned to areas where they are a minority, including many of the places worst hit by the conflict.

Under the terms of the 1995 Dayton peace agreement, Bosnia, with a population of nearly 4m, is divided into a Muslim-Croat entity and the Serb-controlled Republika Srpska.

Another half a million people are still waiting to return home, including 313,000 displaced within Bosnia and about 100,000 refugees in neighbouring countries.




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Nearly half returned to areas where they are a minority, including many of the places worst hit by the conflict.
That must have been very scary for the returnees. It shows how courageous they are. Cudos to them.
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