Primary school in the village of Orguz

Location: Livno

Importance of the locality:

In the summer and autumn of 1993, starting from 21 July 1993, the primary school in the village of Orguz near Livno served as a site of detention for Bosniaks from the Livno area. The prisoners were subjected to inhumane conditions, forced displacement, interrogations, abuse and beatings. The facility was run by HVO units.

Entity: Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina

Ethnic group: Bosniaks

Area that victims came from: Livna

Responsibility: HVO

Court trials:

The crimes committed at this site have not been prosecuted in court.

Data source: Association of Prison Camp Survivors “21st July” Livno (updated 20.11.2020)

Marked and photographed: 28.11.2020


Updated: 04.07.2021

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