Museum “Battle for the Wounded at Neretva”

Location: Jablanica

Importance of the locality:

From 15 April 1993 to 22 March 1994, the Museum “Battle for the Wounded at Neretva” in Jablanica was turned into a detention facility for Croat civilians and soldiers, under the control of the Army of RBiH. Abuse, sexual violence and killings were committed in the camp.

Entity: Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina

Ethnic group: Croats

Area that victims came from: Jablanica

Responsibility: ARBiH, 44. bbr

Court trials:

On 16 October 2007, the Appeals Chamber of the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia upheld the acquittal judgement of the Trial Chamber in the case of former ARBiH commander Sefer Halilović.
The Court of BiH sentenced Nihad Bojadžić to 10 years in prison for crimes against prisoners of war committed in the territory of Jablanica in the second half of 1993.

Data source: ICTY and Court of BiH (updated 06.12.2019)

Marked and photographed: 08.10.2015.


Updated: 06.03.2024


Army of Republic of Bosnia and Hercegovina - ARBiH
Security services command centre - CSB
Herzeg Bosnia - HB
Croat Defense Forces - HOS
Army of Croatia - HV
Croat Defense Council - HVO
Yugoslav National Army - JNA
International Crime Tribunal for Former Yugoslavia - ICTY
Ministry of Interior - MUP
People's Defense of the Autonomous Province of Western Bosnia - NO APZB
Police station - SJB
Serb Army of Krajina - SVK
Territorial defense of Bosnia-Herzegovina - TO BiH
Army of Republic of Srpska - VRS
Army of Yugoslavia - VJ