All posts tagged Bosnia and Herzegovina

July 12, 2015, by Independent Balkan News Agency

The worst scenario of the BiH police regarding the visit of Serb prime minister Aleksandar Vucic to Srebrenica commemoration came true when a group of participants threw stones at him […]


Russia blocks UN resolution recognising Srebrenica massacre as genocide

July 8, 2015, by VOANews

Russia has vetoed a draft U.N. resolution condemning the 1995 massacre at Srebrenica during the Bosnian war as an act of genocide. The U.N. Security C ...


Pope in Sarajevo urges lasting peace

June 6, 2015, by VOANews

Pope Francis called on Bosnians to seek lasting ethnic and religious peace and harmony to overcome the deep divisions caused by the 1990s Balkan war. ...

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Bosnia-Herzegovina prepares for Pope’s visit

June 4, 2015, by Zlatica Hoke of VOANews

Bosnia-Herzegovina is finalizing preparations for the visit of Pope Francis to the capital, Sarajevo, on June 6 and 7. About 60,000 people are expecte ...

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    Serbia arrests seven linked to Srebrenica massacre
    March 18, 2015, by VOANews

    Serbian police have arrested seven people suspected of involvement in the July 1995 Srebrenica massacre in Bosnia, when 8000 Muslim men and boys were murdered by Bosnian Serb fighters. A […]

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    Bosnia and Herzegovina will not export weapons to Ukraine
    February 11, 2015, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    The three members of Bosnia and Herzegovina’s Presidency agreed on February 11 that exporting weapons to Ukraine at this moment is not in the best interest of state foreign policy. This […]

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    Bulgaria’s Plevneliev holds talks with four Balkans presidents
    February 2, 2015, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Bulgarian President Rossen Plevneliev held talks with the presidents of four Balkans countries who attended the February 1 state funeral in Sofia of Zhelyu Zhelev, Bulgaria’s first democratically-elected president, who […]