Yugoslav Wars, Fallouts of the War and Kosovo War: Two Wars Cause

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Yugoslav Wars

  • Fought throughout former Yugoslavia between 1991 and 1995

  • Ethnic conflict between the Serbs on one side and Croats and Bosniaks on the other

Three main wars

  • War in Slovenia (1991)

  • Croatian War of Independence (1991-1995)

  • Bosnian War (1992-1995)

Fallouts of the War

  • Emergence of many sovereign states

  • War crimes

  • International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia established by UN

Kosovo War

Two Wars

  • Between army and police of FR Yugoslavia and Kosovo Liberation Army (1998-1999)

  • NATO attack on Yugoslavia (1999)

Cause

Tensions between Serbians and Albanians in Kosovo.

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