Sadilovac Orthodox Martyrs

Croatian Nazi soldiers kill a Serb with a dagger and bayonet. Independent State of Croatia, WW II

Mighty Nose - Grey Carter - July - August 2017 On 31 July 1942, the Ustasha criminals murdered and set fire killing 463 men, women and children (of which 149 were under the age of 13) from Sadilovac, Bugari, Lipovacha and nearby villages. The only ‘sin’ of the victims was that they were Orthodox Serbs. In these ...

What’s in a Name? Serbs to Dedicate a Church to Putin

Sputniknews - 22/10/16 Next year, the residents of Banstol, a small town in Serbia, will have built a new church which, though officially dedicated to Mary Magdalene, is actually being built in honor of Russian President Vladimir Putin, Sputnik Serbia reported. Initial plans were to dedicate a wooden temple to the victims of Operation Storm in Srpska Krajina in 1995, which was ...

Irinej: Operation Storm Was Tragedy Of Biblical Proportions

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August 2015 - TANJUG - In Serbia  SREMSKA RACA – Serbian Orthodox Church Patriarch Irinej said during the first commemoration of the Day of remembrance of suffering and persecution of Serbs late on Tuesday that the Croatian military Operation Storm 20 years before had been “a tragedy of biblical proportions” hitting the Serbian people, “a grave crime committed ...

Prayerful remembrance of the suffered in Operation Storm

    7/8/13 Serbian Orthodox Church His Grace Bishop Atanasije of Bihac-Petrovac served yesterday, on 4 August 2013,  on the feast day of Saint Mary Magdalene  the Divine Liturgy in Belgrade’s church of Saint Mark with the concelebration of the clergy of the Archbishopric of Belgrade-Karlovac and newly ordained military priests. In the church full of the faithful people, following ...

Victims of Operation Storm Remembered

TANJUG 4/8/2011 BELGRADE -- Today marks the 16th anniversary since the beginning of Croatian army and police Operation Storm that led to the exodus of more than 200,000 Serbs from Croatia. Serbian Orthodox Church (SPC) Patriarch Irinej held a memorial service at St. Mark’s Church in downtown Belgrade for the victims of the 1995 military operation aimed ...

Serbia – Prayer service for victims of Operation Storm

Patriarch of the Serbian Orthodox Church Irinej served a prayer at St. Mark’s Church today(4/8/2010) for the victims of Operation Storm, carried out by the Croatian military and police on 4 August 1995. President Boris Tadic, Deputy Prime Minister Jovan Krkobabic, President of the Serbian Missing Persons Committee Veljko Odalovic also attended the service, along with ...

Croatia, Bosnia and Serbia Commemorate Operation Storm

4/7/2010 Thousands of people across several Balkan countries have held services to commemorate those who died in Operation Storm 15-years ago. Croatia's Prime Minister Jadranka Kosor headed a delegation of high-ranking officials at Zagreb central cemetery to mark the military operation carried out by forces from her country and Bosnia and Herzegovina to retake areas of Croatia ...