Bosnia and Herzegovina

Sarajevo public transport company forced to sell trams to cover debt

The Sarajevo public transport company whose acronym is GRAS is facing the downsizing of its fleet by 36 vehicles that are likely to be put on sale at a public auction scheduled for Wednesday, in a...

Bosnian PM to meet his Serbian counterpart in Belgrade next week

Prime Minister of Bosnia and Herzegovina Denis Zvizdic is to travel to Belgrade next week for talks with Serbia's Prime Minister Aleksandar Vucic, government sources in Sarajevo confirmed on...

ICTY prosecution appeal seeks life imprisonment for Karadzic

The Office of the Prosecutor of the war crimes tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY) in The Hague has requested life imprisonment for Bosnian Serb wartime president Radovan Karadzic, who was...

HSK calls for establishment of Croat federal unit in Bosnia

The Croatian World Congress (HSK) has called on Bosnian Croat politicians to encourage, with Croatia's support, constitutional changes which would lead to the establishment of a Croat federal unit...

Freezing cold claims six lives in Bosnia

Freezing cold in Bosnia and Herzegovina has claimed two more lives thus bringing the number of deaths caused by extreme cold to six, the local media reported on Wednesday.

Probe launched into soldiers' line-up at prohibited Banja Luka ceremony

The Defence Ministry of Bosnia and Herzegovina on Tuesday opened an official investigation into the deployment of a dozens of servicemen of the country's army in a controversial ceremony marking...

Bosniak presidency member announces investigation into Banja Luka troop review

The Bosniak member of the Bosnia and Herzegovina Presidency, Bakir Izetbegovic, on Monday announced an investigation into the review of the country's army personnel in Banja Luka as part of the...

Opposition: Banja Luka troop review tantamount to coup

The review of Bosnia and Herzegovina Army personnel in Banja Luka as part of celebrations of the unconstitutional Republika Srpska Day is tantamount to a coup and requires an immediate and...

Parade held in Banja Luka to celebrate self-proclaimed Republika Srpska Day

Several hundred Bosnian Serb police officers, firemen, civil protection personnel and war veterans paraded through central Banja Luka on Monday as part of ceremonies marking January 9 as Republika...

Observing Serb entity's day reflects escalation of tensions in Bosnia, Stier says

Croatian Foreign Minister Davor Ivo Stier said on Monday the marking of Republika Srpska Day, contrary to a Bosnian Constitutional Court ruling, reflected the escalation of tensions in Bosnia and...

Dodik: No one can keep RS in today's Bosnia and Herzegovina

Bosnia and Herzegovina will be able to survive only if all powers given to it as a state two decades ago are returned to its two entities, the President of the Bosnian Serb entity of Republika...

Bosniaks will mark Serb entity day by remembering Srebrenica genocide victims

Members of associations of families of Bosniaks killed in the Srebrenica genocide in 1995 will gather at the memorial centre in Potocari, eastern Bosnia and Herzegovina (BiH) on Monday to express...

Dodik accuses NATO of interfering in Bosnia's internal matters

Republika Srpska President Milorad Dodik accused NATO on Sunday of conspiracy against Serbs and said Bosnian Serbs would resolutely oppose attempts to make Bosnia and Herzegovina join the alliance...

Dodik says isn't scrapping idea of Bosnian Serb entity's independence

Republika Srpska (RS) President Milorad Dodik has said he will not give up the idea of the Serb entity's separation from Bosnia and Herzegovina (BiH) and that this project will be realised when ...

After Sarajevo, Arabs start buying real estate on Mt Vlasic

Nationals of Arab countries have started buying real estate on Mt Vlasic in central Bosnia in large numbers, which has resulted in a ten-fold increase in real estate prices in that area, the...