The Canadian Press

1993-05-17 | Yugoslavia-Canadians

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On April 18th Bosnian Serb forces allowed 147 Canadian peacekeepers into the besieged Muslim town of Srebrenica (shreh-breh-neet-zuh). The Canadians found a city full of deprivation and fear. Master Corporal Andrew Achtenberg of Thunder Bay returned to Canada after being wounded in both legs by sniper fire. He said every soldier who was assigned to the Bosnian city was affected by what he saw.

Date: 1993-05-17
Placeline: Halifax, NS, Canada
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 17 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << yeah I mean I got around in a in a lake but, I think for any Canadian soldiers over there like the cop golf company in particular we were, there for a month, I may suffer, bullet but, I think everybody else suffered in in their own way to personally and emotionally >>

Clip ID: 19930517CPCN001