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Mass burial for Bosnia war dead
A Bosnian Muslim woman weeps near the body of her relative during a mass funeral near Prijedor
More than 50 mass graves have been found in Bosnia so far
Thousands of people have gathered in the Bosnian town of Prijedor to bury 305 victims of the Bosnian war.

The bodies - mostly of Bosnian Muslims - were discovered in mass graves in 2004 and identified by DNA analysis.

Bosnian Serbs overran Prijedor in July 1992. Some 3,300 people were reported missing from the area after the war.

A total of 1,449 people have been identified, mostly by DNA analysis, the International Commission for Missing Persons says.

At least 100,000 people were killed during the three-and-a-half years of war, most of them civilians.


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