Transitional Justice and DDR: The Case of Bosnia and Herzegovina (Case study)

06/01/2009
Massimo Moratti and Amra Sabic-El-Rayess
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The disarmament, demobilization and reintegration (DDR) process implemented in Bosnia and Herzegovina (BiH) following the 1992-1994 war helped facilitate the transition to peace. However, the almost total failure of international and domestic authorities to support demobilized combatants in post-conflict BiH and politically powerful veterans' associations impeded the progress of justice for civilian war victims.