The Republic of Srpska police forces mark the 30th anniversary of the Republic of Srpska in Banja Luka, Bosnia on January 9. Photo: AP
The Republic of Srpska police forces mark the 30th anniversary of the Republic of Srpska in Banja Luka, Bosnia on January 9. Photo: AP
Diplomacy

Bosnian Serbs mark 30th national day with parade showcasing police forces

  • Around 800 members of the Republika Srpska (RS) police were among the 2,700 marchers with thousands of onlookers lining the capital Banja Luka’s main artery
  • The celebrations mark 30 years since the Serbs’ declaration of the RS, before the start of the siege of Sarajevo and the conflict that would claim 100,000 lives

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The Republic of Srpska police forces mark the 30th anniversary of the Republic of Srpska in Banja Luka, Bosnia on January 9. Photo: AP
The Republic of Srpska police forces mark the 30th anniversary of the Republic of Srpska in Banja Luka, Bosnia on January 9. Photo: AP
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