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Dutch court holds Netherlands liable in 300 Srebrenica slayings
Dutch court holds Netherlands liable in 300 Srebrenica slayings

A court on Wednesday found the Netherlands' government liable in the deaths of 300 Muslim men and boys handed over to Bosnian Serbs in July 1995 by Dutch troops assigned to protect the embattled Bosnian enclave of Srebrenica. The 300 Muslims killed were among thousands of Srebrenica refugees sheltering at the Potocari compound that was the base for the Dutch battalion of a United Nations peacekeeping force tasked with protecting the U.N.-designated haven during the 1992-95 Bosnian war. More than 7,000 other Muslim men and boys were rounded up and killed by Bosnian Serb forces after fleeing the July 11, 1995, fall of Srebrenica but failing to gain refuge at the U.N. compound. A...

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