BiH

Bosniak sentenced to three yrs for killing Croat civilians in 1993

The Bosnian State Court's Appeals Chamber has sentenced a member of the 7th Muslim Brigade of the Army of Bosnia and Herzegovina, Jasmin Coloman, to three years in prison for war crimes, namely...

Bosniaks in Serb entity urged not to vote in referendum

Republika Srpska (RS) Vice President Ramiz Salkic on Friday called on Bosniaks in RS, the Bosnian Serb entity, not to participate in a referendum on Sunday, and on those organising the vote not to...

HDZ leader against Bosnian Serb entity referendum

Croatian Democratic Union (HDZ) president Andrej Plenkovic said on Thursday he was against a referendum on Republika Srpska (RS) Day scheduled for Sunday because it could lead to a referendum on...

Bosnian Constitutional Court temporarily bans Serb entity referendum

The Constitutional Court of Bosnia and Herzegovina on Saturday dismissed a motion by the Serb entity's government that the Court reconsider its decision to contest the entity's decision to observe...

Covic says EU General Affairs Council to accept Bosnia's application on Tuesday

The Croat member of Bosnia and Herzegovina's Presidency, Dragan Covic, said on Saturday that the European Union General Affairs Council would accept Bosnia's membership status application on...

Bosnian state court upholds ban to RS authorities to use electoral roll for referendum

The Appeals Chamber of the State Court of Bosnia and Herzegovina on Thursday upheld a decision of the State Electoral Commission (SIP) to reject the request of the authorities of the Bosnian Serb...

Bosnian Serb officials dismiss call to abandon referendum

The most senior Bosnian Serb officials on Tuesday dismissed a call by the Steering Board of the Peace Implementation Council (PIC) in Bosnia and Herzegovina to cancel a referendum scheduled for...

Bosnian FM: Milanovic has really stepped out of line this time

He said that Bosnia and Herzegovina's Council of Ministers hoped to build the best possible relations with Croatia, however, Milanovic's statements now raised the question of whether that was...

EU, U.S. warn Bosnian politicians country will not get money without reforms

The European Union and the United States have warned Bosnia and Herzegovina on Wednesday that if it continues to block reforms on the path to the EU, it would be faced with financial sanctions....

Construction of new bridge on Corridor Vc may begin, says Bosnian official

Pejic told Sarajevo-based Dnevni Avaz daily that the Croatian commission for the control of public procurement on 17 June adopted a decision dismissing all complaints to the selection of companies...

Brdo-Brijuni Process summit confirms readiness to cooperate, draw closer to EU

"We will refrain unconditionally from any rhetoric or action that lead to regional tensions," Bosnia and Herzegovina Presidency Chair Bakir Izetbegovic said, conveying at a news conference...

Indictment against Croatian general for war crimes in Bosnia upheld

Bosnia and Herzegovina prosecutorial authorities are treating Jelic as a fugitive as he is currently residing in Croatia, even though Jelic has denied these claims.

Results of Bosnian population census to create new political crisis?

"We won't participate in that nor publish anything," Nezavisne Novine daily quoted him as saying. He said two years of negotiations aimed at agreeing a methodology for processing the results had...

Reiner: Entity issue will be irrelevant once Bosnia meets EU criteria

"The issue of entities, national units, closure in circles, national or religious ones, will become irrelevant when the demands for joining the European Union are met and when a quality standard...

Sarajevo Arhbishop says Croatia's support to Bosnia's EU path exceptionally important

This is what Puljic told Croatian Parliament Speaker Zeljko Reiner, with whom he met during the first day of Reiner's working visit to Bosnia.