Location where two boys were killed in Brčko

Location: Brčko District

Importance of the locality:

The war started in Brčko on 30 April 1992, when two bridges across the Sava river connecting Bosnia and Herzegovina with Croatia were destroyed. Throughout the war years, armies engaged in battle shelled military and civilian targets. On 1 July 1995, a projectile was fired from the direction of Croatia across the Sava River from a multiple rocket launcher (MRL) in the direction of the Novo Brčko neighbourhood where it killed two boys who were out playing in the park. Nenad Stolić and Siniša Ješić were killed on the spot. Nenad Stolić was 12 and his friend Siniša was 14.

Entity: Brčko district

Ethnic group: Serbs

Area that victims came from: Brčko

Responsibility: HV

Court trials:

No one has yet been held responsible for this crime.

Data source: Stolić family (updated 15.02.2022)

Marked and photographed: 22.02.2022


Updated: 15.04.2022

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