Bosnian women carrying their belongings flee Jajce, Bosnia and Herzegovina, on Oct. 31, 1992. PATRICK BAZ/AFP/GETTY IMAGES

Bosnian women carrying their belongings flee Jajce, Bosnia and Herzegovina, on Oct. 31, 1992. PATRICK BAZ/AFP/GETTY IMAGES

In the Balkan wars, women were targets. In postwar governments, they’ve been pushed out of sight.

Both men and women suffer the consequences of wars, but conflicts and humanitarian disasters around the world tend to disproportionately affect women and children. Additionally, women’s voices are regularly excluded or ignored during peacemaking.

Read more: https://foreignpolicy.com/2019/10/03/bosnian-women-balkan-war-no-justice-and-no-political-power/