[Updated 2019.03.16 at 11h] Meeting in the 20.th Anniversary of NATO aggression against the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia

Bologna (Italy), Saturday, 6 April, 2019
at Centro Katia Bertasi, via A. Fioravanti 22

 

BOMBS ON BELGRADE: TWENTY YEARS ON
the origin of humanitarian wars

 

organizers:
Italian Coordination for Yugoslavia
MarxVentuno – magazine and website
Contropiano – magazine and website

 

MORNING from 10:00 to 13:15 [only morning sessions will be held in English and Italian languages]:

Opening
Video screening
Introduction: Andrea Catone (chief editor, MarxVentuno magazine – presents the special issue of the magazine realized in collaboration with Jugocoord ONLUS)
Salutes: 
delegation of the Embassy of Serbia

Session WORKERS UNDER ATTACK: 
Video screening

Stefano Verzegnassi (president, Non Bombe Ma Solo Caramelle ONLUS)
Rajko Blagojević 
(secretary, Metal workers' trade union Kragujevac and Jedinstvena sindikalna organizacija Zastava)
Rajka Veljović (trade unionist, Association for the International Solidarity among Workers -UMRS-, Kragujevac)
Sergio Bellavita (trade unionist, USB)

Session TWENTY YEARS ON:
Video screening
Jean Toschi Marazzani Visconti (essayist, member of the "Torre" Prize jury)
Živadin Jovanović (former Foreign Minister of the F.R. Yugoslavia, president of the Belgrade Forum for a World od Equals)
Michel Chossudovsky (president, Global Research Institute)
Sergio Cararo (chief editor, Contropiano magazine and website)

LUNCH BREAK from 13:15 to 14:40
[Information about menu and booking will follow on this page]


AFTERNOON from 14:40 to 17:30:

Video screeningexcerpts from the documentary "De Zaak Milosevic" ("The Milosevic Case", by Jos de Putter / VPRO, The Nederlands 2003)

Session SCIENCE AND CULTURE DENOUNCE:
Rosa D'Amico (art historian, member of the Scientific-artistic board of Jugocoord ONLUS – about damages caused to the Serbian artistical-architectural treasury)
Carlo Pona (physicist, member of the Scientific-artistic board of Jugocoord ONLUS – about the experiences of the "Ramsey Clark Tribunal" and the "Committee of Scientists Against the War")
Video screening

Session OPEN DEBATE
[priority will be given to endorsing organizations and to those who announced their intervention in advance to the organizers]

Session ANTIWAR STRUGGLE:
Video screening:
 excerpts of the documentary film "Everything Will Be Forgotten?"
Marinella Correggia (journalist, No War Net)
Concluding remarks: Andrea Martocchia (secretary, Jugocoord ONLUS)


Further invited speakers:
Siniša Mihajlović (coach, Bologna Football Club 1909)
Aleksandar Djordjević (coach, Virtus Basket Bologna)

Endorsed by:
Associazione di amicizia Italia-Cuba, Circolo di Parma
Associazione di solidarieta con Cuba "La Villetta", Bologna
Associazione Notti Rosse, Casalgrande (RE)
Circolo Agorà di Pisa
Comitato Ucraina Antifascista Bologna
Partito Comunista Italiano
Patria Socialista
Rete dei Comunisti
Unione Sindacale di Base

Endorsements by groups, associations, parties, are due until 25 March, 2019

 

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