2000 Photo Contest, General News, 1st prize

Yannis Behrakis


01 January, 1999

January - February. Kosovo Liberation Army fighters are transported to new positions during clashes with Serb forces. Early in the year, conflict resumed after fragile truce, causing another wave of refugees. In mid-January, 45 ethnic Albanians were killed during a Serb offensive on the village of Racak. Later in the month in Rogovo, west of Priština, 24 ethnic Albanians were ambushed and shot.

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Yannis Behrakis

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