Multimedia: 'Every Night Someone Went Missing'


Zirajeta Torlakovic, from Bosnia, was one of 2.2 million people driven from their homes during the wars in former Yugoslavia. In this multimedia presentation Zirajeta tells Inga Ting how she, her husband and their three young children narrowly escaped being imprisoned at Manjača, the notorious concentration camp where dozens were beaten, raped and tortured.

Click on the image above to watch the slideshow and to hear the audio. Photo by Inga Ting


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