Midhat Kapetanović, an artist from Sarajevo, recently posted a poignant illustration on his Instagram account to commemorate the anniversary of the suffering of Vukovar and Škabrnja, observed on November 18th. The image depicts Vučko representing Sarajevo, Zagi representing Zagreb, and Pobednik representing Belgrade, pouring water together into the Vukovar water tower.
Kapetanović’s artwork serves as a touching tribute to the tragic events of Vukovar and Škabrnja, showcasing solidarity and remembrance across the three cities. The image captures the shared sorrow and empathy felt by the people of Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, and Serbia as they honor and remember the victims of the devastating conflicts.
Through his art, Kapetanović highlights the unbreakable bond between these cities and emphasizes the importance of unity in acknowledging and commemorating the painful history of Vukovar. His illustration serves as a powerful visual representation of compassion and solidarity, bridging communities and honoring the memory of those who lost their lives in the tragic events.