Beginning in 1991, Yugoslavia began to break up along ethnic lines.

When the republic of Bosnia and Herzegovina (Bosnia) declared independence in 1992 the region quickly became the central theater of fighting.

The Serbs targeted Bosniak and Croatian civilians in areas under their control in a campaign of ethnic cleansing. The war in Bosnia claimed the lives of an estimated 100,000 people.

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Rwanda

October 29, 1990
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Darfur

February 26, 2003