Bosnia and Herzegovina

BiH on Road to NATOAA -

BiH on Road to NATO

“BiH Presidency Chairman Dragan Covic met with the Secretary General of NATO Jens Stoltenberg in Brussels and expressed hope that Bosnia and Herzegovina has shown that it is the right partner in terms of projects and cooperation with the alliance, Anadolu Agency reports. “Our defense reviewed and revised […]

International Republican Institute President Visits Bosnia

International Republican Institute President Visits Bosnia

“The ethnic Serb member of the Presidency of Bosnia and Herzegovina Mladen Ivanic received a delegation of the International Republican Institute, led by President Daniel Twining. The guests informed Ivanic about their activity in Bosnia Twining pointed out that the Institute has began to implement projects that are aimed […]

Putin Playing Peacemaker Through OilThe Dubrovnik Times

Putin Playing Peacemaker Through Oil

“Croatia and Russia have agreed to build the oil refinery in Brod, Bosnia and Herzegovina connected to the gas-transport system of the Republic of Croatia. The agreed plan with the Russians was confirmed by the entity President Milorad Dodik (of Republika Srpska in BiH). The chairman of the Council […]

Charges Dropped Against Dodik

Charges Dropped Against Dodik

The prosecution has dismissed the application brought against the President of the Republika Srpska Milorad Dodik filed by the  Association of Victims and Witnesses of Genocide and the Association of Mothers of Srebrenica and Zepa because of “inciting national, racial and religious hatred, discord or intolerance”. The President […]

Who’s Trying to Become Bosnian?Sanjin Djumisic

Who’s Trying to Become Bosnian?

BiH has granted citizenship or given consent for granting citizenship to 428 people from 26 countries in the last seven years. Most permits were issued to people from Croatia – 171 in total, while 42 people from Arab countries were granted citizenship. Most people who apply for BiH […]

Amb. Koc: Tenfold Trade Increase Between Turkey and

Amb. Koc: Tenfold Trade Increase Between Turkey and BiH

“Turkey’s Ambassador to Sarajevo Haldun Koç has recalled that in 2003, when the first Free Trade Agreement (FTA) between Bosnia and Herzegovina and Turkey was signed, trade volume stood at $70 million. Now the two countries have reached a $700 million level of trade, in a striking display […]

Plekenovic-Covic Meet in ZagrebN1

Plekenovic-Covic Meet in Zagreb

“Zagreb will host the joint meeting of the HDZ and the HDZ of Bosnia and Herzegovina at noon on Sunday. The announcement of the meeting stated that the “two sister parties have worked together for 27 years  for the benefit of the Croatian people both in Croatia and […]

Erdogan: Turks Will Never Leave BiHEkathimerini

Erdogan: Turks Will Never Leave BiH

“Erdogan said to Alija Izetbegovic that history is not limited to a lifetime. Erdogan spoke in Istanbul at the International Council of Civilization, where he recalled meeting the first President of the Republic of Bosnia and Herzegovina, Alija Izetbegovic, only a day after his death 14 years ago. […]

BiH Marks 14 Years Since First President Izetbegović’s DeathKemal Softic /

BiH Marks 14 Years Since First President Izetbegović’s Death

“Laying flowers, learning Fatiha and paying tribute to Shahid’s cemetery Kovaci in Sarajevo marked the 14th anniversary of the death of the first democratically elected president of the Republic of Bosnia and Herzegovina Alija Izetbegovic. Flowers on Izetbegovic’s grave and a central memorial to the martyr cemetery were […]

Covic Supports Rights of Republika Srpska, Aims for NATOAlchetron

Covic Supports Rights of Republika Srpska, Aims for NATO

Chairman of the Bosnia and Herzegovina Presidency Dragan Covic, who represents ethnic Croatians, had a working meeting with the ministers from the Herzegovina-Neretva Canton today. They mainly discussed European integration, setting goals for next year, and the financial budget for next year.Covic stated, “There was some talk primarily […]