Bosnia marks war anniversary

The people Sarajevo are marking the 20th anniversary of the start of the Bosnian war. 11,541 red chairs have been lined up along Sarajevo's main street - one for every man, woman and child killed in the city.

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Bosnia marks 20 years of the beginning of its war

Today, Sarajevo on Friday marks the 20th anniversary of the start of the Bosnian war. 11,541 red chairs have been lined up in Sarajevo's main street. One for every man, woman and child killed.

11,541 red chairs are pictured along Titova street in Sarajevo Credit: Reuters
Women walk past some of the red chairs ahead of the official start of events for the 20th anniversary Credit: Reuters
A woman walks near a banner with the number 11,541 to symbolise the red chairs Credit: Reuters

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