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“100 years after WWI: History lessons from the Balkans”

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Al Jazeera, Lana Pasic, June 28, 2014: “100 years after WWI: History lessons from the Balkans”

June 28 marks the 100th anniversary of the assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand and his wife Sofia in Sarajevo by Gavrilo Princip, a member of “Mlada Bosna” (  Young Bosnia ), a revolutionary or terrorist youth organisation, depending on one’s point of view. This murder is considered the  watershed moment that triggered Word War I, which resulted in some 16 million deaths  and 21 million wounded.

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