IN MEMORIAM Jovan Mirković November 1, 1943 – April 25, 2020 It is with great sadness that we must report the death of our friend and colleague Jovan Mirković. Jovan Mirković was one of the most important historians and authorities on the history of the Holocaust in Yugoslavia, particularly focusing on and dedicating his life to […]
The End of the Holocaust in Yugoslavia 22 April 2020 Dear JRI Directors, Colleagues, and Friends, As today we mark the 75th anniversary of the Break-out by the prisoners of Jasenovac, and the end of the Holocaust in Yugoslavia, it is time to stop and to reflect for a moment on how important it is […]
As is, it seems, for everyone, we must also sadly cancel our April Annual Conference due to the Coronavirus Pandemic. We are currently explore live-streaming as an alternative method to keeping our community strong and growing. Stay safe!!
Legendary Nazi Hunter Efraim Zuroff speaks about his life’s work: catching the perpetrators, combating Holocaust denial and distortion with a focus on Croatia today.
Once again, Croats and Albanians are going way ahead of Serbs in public relations. The movie by Croats director Jakov Sedlar called “The hug of destiny” is a new provocation. This film was included in the “New York Sephardic Festivalini NYC’ that was held from 2/23/-3/2/2020 in New York City. The main idea of the […]
The Holocaust Memorial Committe & the Jasenovac Research Institute Cordially Invite you to a lecture by Dr. Efraim Zuroff Chief Nazi Hunter of the Simon Weisenthal Center, Director of the Weisenthal Center’s Israle Office & Eastern European Affairs My Life as a Nazi Hunter: Catching the Perpetrators, Combating Holocaust Denial and Distortion with a Focus […]
German Edition: Jasenovac und der Holocaust in Jugoslawien: Analysen und Augenzeugenberichte, von Barry Lituchy, 400 s., 2019, Described here. The book can be purchased here for 14€90
JRI deeply mourns the loss of Dr. Smilja Avramov, who was for many years a Member of the Honorary Advisory Board of the Jasenovac Research Institute and a long-time supporter of our organization. We also remember her great contributions to the scholarship on and public awareness of the Holocaust in the NDH and former Yugoslavia and […]
These camps were the precursor to the much larger Jasenovac camp complex, to which the surviving prisoners of this complex were sent in August 1941 as part of the Ustashe regime overall plan to exterminate all Jews, Serbs, Romas and political opponents within their territory. This permanent monument to the victims of Jadovno is the […]
The Lessons of Jasenovac for the Studyof Human Rights and International Law inthe 21st Century Opening Remarks by Barry Lituchy Keynote Speakers: Stefan Karganović Researcher and Author, Srebrenica Historical Project Mina Zirojević Author and Scholar on International Law, Genocide, Human Rights, and Professor of Human Rights, Belgrade Dr. Ljilijana Petrović Professor of Philosophy, Vanier College, […]