The Balkan route: the migrants lost to the Drina river

3 min

Available until 14/03/2025

Every year, dozens of migrants trying to reach the European Union drown in the cold waters of the Drina river between Serbia and Bosnia. They are buried anonymously in nearby cemeteries, where volunteers try to give them a dignified burial and trace their missing relatives.


  • Una Sabljakovic

  • Colin Bertier


  • France

  • Germany



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