Twenty Years Since the Bombing of Serbia

The 20th anniversary of the launch of the one-sided U.S. and NATO war against Yugoslavia on 24th March, which saw bombing nationwide across Serbia and Montenegro for 78 straight days.

Factories, schools and hospitals were destroyed, along with bridges, roads and the electricity grid in a bid to bomb the Serbian population into submitting to U.S. and Western European allies.

The airstrikes killed around 2,500 people and wounded another 12,500, according to Serbian estimates.

One NATO airstrike used laser-guided missiles to take out a railway bridge in southern Serbia, killing at least 10 people on a train. Another slaughtered 21 in a nursing home, while the strike on broadcaster RTS in Belgrade took the lives of 16 civilian workers…