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Belgrade, March 18: During a visit to Serbia, the British Prince Charles recalled the murder of his great uncle Lord Mountbatten in a “terrible” bombing by the IRA and urged reconciliation so that “our children and grandchildren do not suffer the same agony”. On the fourth day of a tour of the region torn by the Balkan Wars of the 1990s that killed more than 130,000 people, Charles delivered a speech in the Serbian Parliament about the death of his beloved uncle in a bombing by the paramilitary Irish Republicans Army from 1979. Also Read – The Crown Is “Historically Not Accurate”: The Netflix Show About The Royal Family Has More Criticism
“So I have the feeling that from my own experience I have at least some understanding of the heartbreaking agony that so many families in this region, regardless of nationality, race or religion, have experienced from the loss of loved ones. He said yesterday. “But after many years of reflection and despair over the senseless cruelty and destruction we are witnessing around the world, my own conclusion is that only reconciliation provides assurance that our children and grandchildren will not suffer the same agony as our generation . ” Also Read – Britain’s Prince William signed Covid-19 in April so as not to alarm the country
The wars that accompanied the collapse of the former Yugoslavia in the 1990s not only left many thousands dead, but also displaced millions. Charles celebrated issues such as peace and reconciliation and, accompanied by his wife Camilla, began his tour in Croatia. He will visit Montenegro today before making a permanent stop in Kosovo. Your six-day visit coincides with a European crisis stemming from an unprecedented influx of migrants, most of whom have crossed the Balkans, which some feared could rejuvenate tensions in the region. Also Read – World Population Day 2020: Given Depopulation, These Are The 5 Fastest Shrinking Countries In The World
However, the Balkans route has been effectively shut down for more than a week, and Charles and Camilla have not visited any refugee centers during their tour. Camilla met a group caring for wartime rape victims in eastern Croatia while Charles was holding meetings with religious leaders in Croatia and Serbia. In Kosovo they will take part in a memorial service for those missing since the 1998-1999 Kosovo war. In lighter moments of the visit, Charles tried homemade brandy in a Serbian Orthodox monastery and Camilla visited a Croatian stud farm, one of the oldest horse farms in Europe. World tennis number 1, Serbian Novak Djokovic, sent a video message to Camilla on Wednesday when she visited a children’s home in Belgrade supported by his foundation.