If there is a place in the popular imagination, as far away as possible from the glitz of Dubai, it is the Balkan Peninsula. Photos by Massimo Gorreri Words by Luigi Barbarese

Every year, on July 11th, the town of Srebrenica changes. A crowd about twice the size of the entire population of the small village counting 15,000 people, pours into Srebrenica where, in 1991, there were 30,000 inhabitants, most of whom Muslims.Photos & Text by Mara Scampoli