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Tens of thousands come together to mourn at burial ceremony in Bosnia and Herzegovina

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Bosnian Muslims carry caskets with remains of their relatives prior to a mass burial ceremony for 613 Srebrenica massacre victims, at Potocari Memorial Center, on July 11. Tens of thousands of people are expected in Potocari to commemorate the 16th anniversary of the moment the UN-protected enclave fell to Bosnian Serb troops. The remains of 613 people will be buried alongside the 4,524 victims of the massacre already interred in the vast cemetery which faces the former UN army base. Some 8,000 Muslim men and boys were killed in just a few days after the eastern town under UN protection was captured by Bosnian Serb forces.

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Muslim women pray at the mass funeral for 613 newly-identified victims of the 1995 Srebrenica massacre at the Potocari cemetery and memorial on July 11. At least 8,300 Bosnian Muslim men and boys who had sought safe heaven at the UN-protected enclave at Srebrenica were killed by members of the Bosnian Serb army under the leadership of General Ratko Mladic, who is currently facing charges of war crimes in The Hague.

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A Muslim woman weeps at the fresh grave of one of 613 victims during a mass funeral in Potocari, Bosnia and Herzegovina on July 11.

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Gravediggers collect shovels following a mass funeral attended by tens of thousands of mourners at the Potocari cemetery on July 11.

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