These pictures were taken right at the end of the Bosnian War. The UN peacekeepers from Ukraine were preparing to return home to their newly independent country. During the war they provided vital services to keep Sarajevo going - here we see the damage to the city through their eyes. A flying visit also to Vukovar on the Danube, where the war for Yugoslavia's succession started in 1991.

Sarajevo 96
Sarajevo 96
Sarajevo 96
Sarajevo 96
Sarajevo 96
Sarajevo 96
Sarajevo 96
Sarajevo 96
Sarajevo 96
Sarajevo 96
Sarajevo 96
Sarajevo 96
Sarajevo 96
Sarajevo 96
Sarajevo 96

Photography © Oleksandr Klymenko

Published in Photo Gallery Balkans

A document of its time, a pop video from the frontline.

It was easier to teach Croats and Serbs to shoot at each other by mixing pop music and history.

Jura Stublić, Zagreb 1992

Published in Balkans