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Dr Faruk Caklovica will address the tragic part of University of Sarajevo's history, which was under the war siege for 1479 days.
Speaker: Dr Faruk Caklovica, Rector of the University of Sarajevo.
Dr Caklovica will discuss the experiences of war, the most cruel suffering and destruction of academic values, as a warning and a reminder to the world's academic community. Even in that most difficult period of time, during the 1479 days of the siege of the city and University; professors, associates and students did not stop working. That victim of aggression, the University of Sarajevo, rose to a heroic level in defending academic dignity and its spiritual and social mission.