Photo of Croatian militiamen position themselves on the road near Karlovac while fighting against the Yugoslavian Army for the control of the city, which lies 45km from Zagreb.

Croatian militiamen occupy makeshift firing positions outside Karlovac as the fighting with federal forces spreads in the wake of the June 25, 1991, declaration of independence. (Antoine Gyori/Corbis (Getty Images))

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