Monday, August 6, 2012

Operation "Storm" memorial service

Belgrade. 4. August 2012.-Missing people organization marked the 17th anniversary of Operation Storm in which Croat forces killed around 2,650 and expelled 340,000 ethnic Serbs. Almost 2,000 Serbs were killed or went missing in the Operation Storm and 220,000 were expelled, while the Croat forces and Muslim army’s Fifth Corps killed another 655 and expelled around 125,000 Serbs in the Operation Mistral which was a continuation of the Storm. Operation Storm is the biggest and one of the cruelest ethnic cleanings in the former Yugoslavia. 62 percent of the victims were civilians.

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