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04/08/1995 Operation Storm begins in Croatia

Operation Storm was the last major battle of the Croatian War of Independence and a major factor in the outcome of the Bosnian War. It was a decisive victory for the Croatian Army, which attacked across a 630-kilometer front against the Republic of Serbian Krajina, and a strategic victory for the Army of the Republic of Bosnia and Herzegovina.


  • Essentials 

  • Background 

  • Prelude 

  • Order of battle 

  • Operation timeline 

  • Air force operations 

  • Other coordinated operations 

  • Assessment of the battle 

  • Aftermath 

  • Refugee crisis 

  • War crimes