Easter in Bosnia, 1996
Carlos Bongioanni ©Stars and StripesSarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina, April, 1996: Bishop Pero Sudar celebrates Easter Mass in the shell a Catholic church that was destroyed during the years of fighting in the Balkans. Sudar told the congregation that people must learn to forgive. "It's hard to tell somebody who has lost everything to forgive those who have taken from you," he said. "But it is our only hope."
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