Croatia/Yugoslavia: Information on the activities of the Yugoslav National Army in or near Glina, Croatia, from October 1991 to May 1992
|Publisher||Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada|
|Author||Research Directorate, Immigration and Refugee Board, Canada|
|Publication Date||1 September 1997|
|Citation / Document Symbol||ZZZ27858.E|
|Cite as||Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada, Croatia/Yugoslavia: Information on the activities of the Yugoslav National Army in or near Glina, Croatia, from October 1991 to May 1992, 1 September 1997, ZZZ27858.E, available at: http://www.refworld.org/docid/3ae6ac1470.html [accessed 9 December 2013]|
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For information on combat involving the Yugoslav army and on an allegation that the Yugoslav National Army or Serb forces may have been responsible for an attack on two journalists near Glina, please consult the last paragraph of page eight, the last four lines of page 19 and the first three lines of page 20 of the 21 January 1992 News from Helsinki Watch attachment, as well as the 3 April 1992 Chicago Tribune attachment.
Additional information on the above-mentioned topic could not be found among the sources consulted by the DIRB.
This Response was prepared after researching publicly accessible information currently available to the DIRB within time constraints. This Response is not, and does not purport to be, conclusive as to the merit of any particular claim to refugee status or asylum. Please find below the list of additional sources consulted in researching this Information Request.
Chicago Tribune. 3 April 1992. Final Edition. "More UN Troops Arrive Despite Violence in 2 Yugoslav Sectors." (NEXIS)
News from Helsinki Watch [New York]. 21 January 1992. Vol. 4, No. 3. "Rules of War Violations in the Croatian Conflict," pp. 2, 8, 19, 20.
Additional Sources Consulted
Amnesty International Report. Yearly.
DIRB country file on Croatia.
Electronic sources: DIRB databases, LEXIS/NEXIS, Internet, REFWORLD (UNHCR database).
Human Rights Watch World Report. Yearly.
Uncaptive Minds [Washington]. Quarterly.