Bosnia and Herzegovina

Croatia WEEKEND ROUNDUP: Praljak suicide unpreventable; Croatian TV coming to TV providers in the US; Croatian fisherman could be fined over arbitration decisionPhoto: I Feel Slovenia

Croatia WEEKEND ROUNDUP: Praljak suicide unpreventable; Croatian TV coming to TV providers in the US; Croatian fisherman could be fined over arbitration decision

“The UN court in the Hague says it could not have prevented a war criminal from taking poison and killing himself. Gambian judge Hassan Jallow said that without specific intelligence, no measures would have guaranteed the poison was detected. Bosnian Croat war criminal Slobodan Praljak died after taking […]

Serbia WEEKEND ROUNDUP: US Amb Scott – Serbs had high exaggerated hopes for Trump; Defense Minister – Anyone attacking Serbia would pay high price; Serbia donates $300k to Republika Srpska; Toxic waste found in Belgrade

Serbia WEEKEND ROUNDUP: US Amb Scott – Serbs had high exaggerated hopes for Trump; Defense Minister – Anyone attacking Serbia would pay high price; Serbia donates $300k to Republika Srpska; Toxic waste found in Belgrade

“US Ambassador to Belgrade Kyle Scott has said that some citizens of Serbia had exaggerated hopes when they thought that the choice of Donald Trump for the new US president would mark a change of policy to Serbia and the region. ‘Perhaps this hope was exaggerated because all land […]

Tuzla Hosts BiH Diaspora Business ForumPhoto: Vijesti.ba

Tuzla Hosts BiH Diaspora Business Forum

The business forum for the diaspora of Bosnia and Herzegovina, ‘BHdiaFor 2017,’ brought together about 150 participants from the country and the world, was held today in Tuzla. It was organized by the group ‘Our Perspective’ with the support of the USAID project ‘Strengthening the role of the […]

“Bosnian Court jails Croat ex-soldier Azra Basic to 14 years”Photo: Kentucky.com

“Bosnian Court jails Croat ex-soldier Azra Basic to 14 years”

“A female former Croat soldier convicted of torturing ethnic Serbs in 1992 has been jailed for 14 years by a Bosnian court. Azra Basic, now 58, was extradited from the United States last year to face trial. The Sarajevo court said Basic exhibited ‘particular cruelty’ against ethnic Serbs […]

IMF Stands Firm on Requirements for $89 million Loan to BiHPhoto: Carles Pobes Panisello

IMF Stands Firm on Requirements for $89 million Loan to BiH

“The head of the International Monetary Fund’s (IMF) Mission in Bosnia and Herzegovina (BiH), Nadim Ilahi, said that the remaining conditions for the continuation of the arrangement with the IMF should be fulfilled in January, and expressed the hope that a tranche of 148.2 million BAM ($89.89 million) […]

Jacques Paul Klein – Bosnia Should Follow Swiss Model

Jacques Paul Klein – Bosnia Should Follow Swiss Model

“Jacques Paul Klein is one of the American diplomats who has built his career around the world thanks to the excellent results wherever they appeared. After a glorious military career, he joined the US State Department. He performed a number of functions in the ministries of Defense and Foreign Affairs. […]