Open Letter: Bosnian Genocide & War Survivors Condemn the Genocidal Actions of the Israeli Regime published by Arnesa Buljušmić-Kustura

PLEASE TAKE ACTION RIGHT NOW AND SEND YOUR LETTER TO THE UN OFFICE OF THE SPECIAL ADVISER ON THE PREVENTION OF GENOCIDE AND THE INTERNATIONAL CRIMINAL COURT PROSECUTOR.

“The Gaza Strip, much like our beloved Bosnia and Herzegovina, has long been a place of concern and debate, with discussions of war crimes, crimes against humanity, genocide, and the prelude to genocide emerging in response to past escalations. We cannot ignore the racist and dehumanising language and hate speech that have permeated social media. Nor can we forget that incitement to commit atrocity crimes is prohibited under international law.”

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From Sarajevo to Jerusalem: Why Israel Should Fear the Precedent of Wartime Bosnia by Rebecca Bardach

PLEASE TAKE ACTION RIGHT NOW AND SEND YOUR LETTER TO THE UN OFFICE OF THE SPECIAL ADVISER ON THE PREVENTION OF GENOCIDE AND THE INTERNATIONAL CRIMINAL COURT PROSECUTOR.

I became increasingly aware of signs of growing extremism about ten years ago: rabbis and mayors calling upon people not to rent to Arabs, demands to exclude women from public spaces like buses and billboards. The phenomena of “price tag” anti-Arab hate crimes with their “Death to Arabs” graffiti, and the politicians manipulating ethnic fears and grievances to win power.

I knew all too well from my Bosnian friends, and from work with refugees from other conflicts, where such rhetoric and actions could take us. 

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