Former Ahmet Fetahagić Barracks

Location: Visoko

Importance of the locality:

: In 1992 and 1993, the former Ahmet Fetahagić Barracks in Visoko served as a detention site for Serbs from the Visoko Municipality. The barracks were under the control of the army and police of ARBiH. Some 300 persons were confined at the site under harsh conditions. The prisoners were regularly subjected to interrogations and abuse and used for forced labour. At least one prisoner was killed or succumbed to injuries due to abuse at this site.

Entity: Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina

Ethnic group: Serbs

Area that victims came from: Visoko

Responsibility: ARBiH

Court trials:

There have been no trials in connection with the events at this site.

Data source: Information received from the victims’ association. (updated 06.12.2019)

Marked and photographed: 24.02.2017.


Updated: 05.02.2020

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