Dimitris John Raptis

395 days ago

From Sarajevo to Aleppo: Lessons on Surviving a Siege

theatlantic.com

In Bosnia and in Syria, the tactic has been used to destroy bodies—but it’s really an attempt to annihilate the spirit. Beginning in 1992, the siege of Sarajevo lasted a total of three miserable years, plus 10 months, three weeks, and three days.