18 APRIL 2010

A commemoration was held at Jasenovac Memorial Site, by the Flower monument, to mark the 65th anniversary of the prisoner breakout from Jasenovac Concentration Camp.

The commemoration was attended by survivors of Jasenovac Concentration Camp, families and friends of victims, as well as the President of the Republic of Croatia Ivo Josipović, President of the Government of the Republic of Croatia Jadranka Kosor, Deputy Speaker of the Croatian Parliament Vladimir Šeks and former Croatian President Stjepan Mesić, all of whom made speeches.

The president of the Advisory Board of Jasenovac Memorial Site Katica Sedmak and a representative of former prisoners of Jasenovac Concentration Camp Refik Piskavica also spoke at the ceremony.