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  • Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
    Saturday May 2, 1992

    Bosnian War

    Cutting Sarajevo in two

    Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
    Saturday May 2, 1992

    On 2 May, the Green Berets and local gang members fought back a disorganized Serb attack aimed at cutting Sarajevo in two.




  • Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
    Sunday May 3, 1992

    Bosnian War

    Izetbegović was kidnapped

    Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
    Sunday May 3, 1992

    On May 3, Izetbegović was kidnapped at the Sarajevo airport by JNA officers, and used to gain safe passage of JNA troops from downtown Sarajevo.




  • Graz, Austria
    Wednesday May 6, 1992

    Bosnian War

    Agreement for a ceasefire

    Graz, Austria
    Wednesday May 6, 1992

    On 6 May 1992, Mate Boban met with Radovan Karadžić in Graz, Austria, where they reached an agreement for a ceasefire and discussed the details of the demarcation between a Croat and Serb territorial unit in Bosnia and Herzegovina.




  • Serbia
    Tuesday May 12, 1992

    Bosnian War

    The Army of Republika Srpska

    Serbia
    Tuesday May 12, 1992

    The Army of Republika Srpska (Vojska Republike Srpske, VRS) was established on 12 May 1992. It was loyal to Republika Srpska, a Serb breakaway state that sought unification with FR Yugoslavia.




  • Tuzla, Bosna and Herzegovina
    Friday May 15, 1992

    Bosnian War

    A JNA column was ambushed in Tuzla

    Tuzla, Bosna and Herzegovina
    Friday May 15, 1992

    On 15 May 1992, a JNA column was ambushed in Tuzla. 92nd Motorised JNA Brigade (stationed in "Husinska buna" barracks in Tuzla) received orders to leave the city of Tuzla and Bosnia-Herzegovina, and to enter Serbia.




  • London, England
    Wednesday May 20, 1992

    Johan Cruyff

    1992 European Cup

    London, England
    Wednesday May 20, 1992

    The 1992 European Cup Final was a football match held on 20 May 1992 at Wembley Stadium, London, between Sampdoria of Italy and Barcelona of Spain. Barcelona won the game 1–0 after extra time, thanks to a Ronald Koeman free kick, to record their first triumph in the competition. It was the first to have a group stage involving the eight second-round winners split into two groups, and the winner of each one met in the final. In doing so, they became the second Spanish club to win the tournament and the 19th overall.




  • Slovenia
    Friday May 22, 1992

    Ten-Day War (Slovenian Independence War)

    United Nations

    Slovenia
    Friday May 22, 1992

    Joined the United Nations on 22 May. Yugoslavia (Death)= 44 Slovenia (Death)= 19 Yugoslavia (Wounded)= 146 Slovenia (Wounded)= 182 Yugoslavia (Prisoner)= 4,693 Slovenia (Prisoner)= --


  • Croatia
    Friday May 22, 1992

    Croatian War of Independence

    A member of the UN

    Croatia
    Friday May 22, 1992

    Croatia became a member of the UN on May 22, 1992, which was conditional upon Croatia amending its constitution to protect the human rights of minority groups and dissidents.


  • Križ Hill, Croatia
    Friday May 22, 1992

    Croatian War of Independence

    Operation Jaguar

    Križ Hill, Croatia
    Friday May 22, 1992

    Operation Jaguar at Križ Hill near Bibinje and Zadar, on May 22, 1992.


  • Bosnia and Herzegovina
    Friday May 22, 1992

    Bosnian War

    A member State of the United Nations

    Bosnia and Herzegovina
    Friday May 22, 1992

    The Republic of Bosnia and Herzegovina was admitted as a member State of the United Nations on 22 May 1992.


  • Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
    Sunday May 24, 1992

    Bosnian War

    Shelling on Sarajevo

    Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
    Sunday May 24, 1992

    The Army of Republika Srpska was newly established and put under the command of General Ratko Mladić, in a new phase of the war. Shelling on Sarajevo on 24, 26, 28 and 29 May were attributed to Mladić by UN Secretary-General Boutros Boutros-Ghali.


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