Bosnian Diaspora- Susana & Nihad Koric
Did you know an estimated 2 million Bosnians are flung across the globe after a century of wars?
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Posted Monday, December 21, 2009, 01:55 PM
The Kolo:WCCC sponsored Susana & Nihad Koric's trip to visit her son in Washington State, May 2009.
New Yorker, September 11, 1995, p, 31 - writes about the diaspora as an event horizon.
Ibrahim and Adaleta Koristovic, Muslim siblings who fled Sarajevo in 1992, amid the first grenade bursts and sniper fire of the siege. They live with their grandmother in a one-bedroom apartment. The Koristovics' apartment has become a meeting place for Bosnian refugees, not simply because they have been here longer than the others but also because they are exceedingly warm, decent people, possessing an infectious, if inexplicable cheer.
Read more: http://www.newyorker.com/archive/1995/09/11/1995_09_11_031_TNY_CARDS_000374199#ixzz0aMYFTbMU