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Not sure if we're coming back

The war in Ukraine brought up painful memories of the past in an already hard-tested Bosnian population. Around half of Bosnia and Herzegovina residents fled during the war, and many never returned. The migration has only continued, and now many of those who have so far been clinging on, have been forced to go a new round of rethinking whether it is safe to stay.

The last few weeks have been tough for married couple Mirela and Mirza Mehakovi. Now they are also considering settling abroad. Photo: INGEBJØRG SØRENES
The family home in the village of Gorica in the Brčko district, north-east of Bosnia and Herzegovina Photo: INGEBJØRG SØRENES
Brcko district