Category Archives: Politics

UK Is Sending Intelligence Officers Disguised as Soldiers, RS President Says

President of Bosnia’s Republika Srpska entity denounced an expected deployment of additional British troops to the European Union’s peacekeeping mission in the country, saying their mission will be to spy and feed their reports to the media. Continue reading UK Is Sending Intelligence Officers Disguised as Soldiers, RS President Says

Election Regulator Approves Parties, Candidates for the October Race

Bosnian Central Election Commission wrapped up the verification of political parties and independent candidates that applied to enter the race for seats on the country’s presidency and assemblies at multiple levels in the elections that will be held this October. Continue reading Election Regulator Approves Parties, Candidates for the October Race

Governments Do Little to Expedite the Search for the Missing

As many as ten thousand families in the region of former Yugoslavia still seek relatives who went missing during the country’s violent break-up in the nineties, the chief prosecutor of the war crimes court in The Hague told the UN Security Council in New York. Continue reading Governments Do Little to Expedite the Search for the Missing

“No One Who Violates the Law on Conflict of Interest Faces Consequences”

Five advisers to the mayor of of the northern Bosnia town of Velika Kladuša could be in a conflict of interest because they’ve worked simultaneously for the municipality and as the heads of public companies or associations, getting more than 10,000 KM a year from the budget. Continue reading “No One Who Violates the Law on Conflict of Interest Faces Consequences”

Turkey’s President Addresses Cheering Supporters in Sarajevo

Crowds converging on central Sarajevo, big speeches, an alleged assassination plot foiled and journalists complaining about restricted access marked the Sunday rally in Sarajevo, addressed by President Erdogan. Continue reading Turkey’s President Addresses Cheering Supporters in Sarajevo