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Bosnia fixes law to enable formation of governments

18 Dec 2018

SARAJEVO Bosnia's election authority ruled on Tuesday to fix a broken law and enable the formation of governments following the October general election, after parliament had failed to pass necessary legal changes.

U.S. backs NATO membership for Bosnia, dismisses Serb opposition

17 Dec 2018

SARAJEVO The United States supports Bosnia's ambition to join NATO, a senior U.S. official said on Monday, dismissing Bosnian Serb objections and adding Washington would react strongly to any threat to the stability of the country.

Cold weather, Croatian police stop migrants at EU frontier

17 Dec 2018

BIHAC, Bosnia Harsh weather conditions and tight police border controls have stopped thousands of migrants from attempting to cross into Croatia at the European Union's Balkan frontier, leaving them stuck in impoverished Bosnia until spring. | Video

U.N. war crimes courtroom displayed in Sarajevo to preserve tribunal's legacy

10 Dec 2018

SARAJEVO A U.N. war crimes courtroom in which a Bosnian Serb general was prosecuted for atrocities committed during the siege of Sarajevo has been moved to the Bosnian capital to preserve the legacy of the first attempt to hold war criminals to account since World War Two.

U.S. sees Macedonia in NATO in mid-2020 after name change deal

04 Dec 2018

SARAJEVO The United States expects Macedonia to join NATO in mid-2020 by which time its name change deal with Greece should be fully implemented despite Russian efforts to undermine it, the top U.S. official for the Western Balkans said on Tuesday.

Macedonia must boost productivity to catch up with EU - World Bank

29 Nov 2018

SARAJEVO Macedonia, which hopes to soon unlock its stalled bids for European Union and NATO membership, should boost productivity and reduce fiscal risks to start catching up with EU economic standards, a World Bank report said on Thursday.

Bosnia's new presidency sworn in, rivalry looms

20 Nov 2018

SARAJEVO A pro-Russian Serb nationalist who wants the Bosnian army dismantled and pro-NATO Croat and Bosniak supporters of a multi-ethnic Bosnia were sworn in on Tuesday as new members of the state presidency, with rivalry looming among them.

Nationalists win in Bosnia, including Serb who opposes 'impossible state'

08 Oct 2018

SARAJEVO A Serb nationalist who opposes Bosnia as a state won a share of its tripartite presidency, election results showed on Monday, as Serb, Croat and Muslim ethnic parties dominated their regions in voting likely to slow the country's march toward EU integration.

Nationalist Serb, Bosniak leaders win Bosnia's presidential vote

08 Oct 2018

SARAJEVO Bosnian Serb nationalist leader Milorad Dodik and Sefik Dzaferovic, the candidate of the largest Muslim Bosniak party, have won the Serb and Bosniak seats in Bosnia's triumverate presidency, the election commission said early Monday.

Nationalist Serb, Bosniak leaders claim victory in Bosnia's vote

07 Oct 2018

SARAJEVO Bosnian Serb nationalist leader Milorad Dodik proclaimed victory in Bosnia's presidential election on Sunday, as did the candidate of the largest Muslim Bosniak party.

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