Current Developments

EU Criticizes Move to Seek Revision of ICJ Judgment – BIRN

EU Criticizes Move to Seek Revision of ICJ Judgment – BIRN

February 23, 2017

The EU criticized Bakir Izetbegovic’s move to seek revision of the International Court of Justice’s 2007 judgment in BiH’s suit against Serbia. The EU said in a statement, “The EU... Read More »

Revision of Bosnia’s lawsuit “sets back relations 25 years” – B92

Revision of Bosnia’s lawsuit “sets back relations 25 years” – B92

February 22, 2017

RS President Milorad Dodik, Member of the BiH Presidency Mladen Ivanic, Serbian President Tomislav Nikolic, and Serbian Prime Minister Aleksandar Vucic met Wednesday in Belgrade about BiH’s ICJ application for... Read More »

Application for ICJ Review Expected Friday – EBL News

Application for ICJ Review Expected Friday – EBL News

February 22, 2017

Sakib Softic, who was BiH’s agent in its suit against Serbia in the International Court of Justice, left Wednesday for The Hague, where he is expected to submit an application... Read More »

Russia: Appeal of ICJ Ruling Can Have Serious Consequences – SRNA

Russia: Appeal of ICJ Ruling Can Have Serious Consequences – SRNA

February 17, 2017

The Russian Embassy in BiH said Thursday that the revision of BiH’s suit against Serbia could have serious consequences for BiH’s stability. According to an embassy press release, such a... Read More »

Bosnian Serb MPs Stage Boycott Over Serbia Genocide Case – BIRN

Bosnian Serb MPs Stage Boycott Over Serbia Genocide Case – BIRN

February 16, 2017

Lawmakers from BiH’s two largest Serb parties, the SNSD and the SDS, boycotted the BiH Parliamentary Assembly Thursday over the proposed appeal of the 2007 International Court of Justice judgment... Read More »

Bosnia and Herzegovina initials regional Transport Community Treaty with the EU – EU Delegation to BiH

Bosnia and Herzegovina initials regional Transport Community Treaty with the EU – EU Delegation to BiH

February 16, 2017

The European Union and BiH Wednesday initialed the Transport Community Treaty, which is designed to improve the Western Balkan transport sector. “Today’s event represents the end of a long process... Read More »

OSCE Mission Head Criticizes Review of BiH Lawsuit Against Serbia – SRNA

OSCE Mission Head Criticizes Review of BiH Lawsuit Against Serbia – SRNA

February 9, 2017

The head of the OSCE Mission to BiH, Jonathan Moore, told Sarajevo daily Oslobodjenje that the review of BiH’s lawsuit against Serbia before the International Court of Justice is not... Read More »

Cvijanovic Emphasizes RS’s Position and Role in Washington Visit – SRNA

Cvijanovic Emphasizes RS’s Position and Role in Washington Visit – SRNA

February 2, 2017

RS Prime Minister Zeljka PM Cvijanović participated in an international luncheon Wednesday as part of the annual National Prayer Breakfast hosted by President Donald Trump. She said that it is... Read More »

Bosnia Runs Checks on Arrested Terror Suspects – Balkan Insight

Bosnia Runs Checks on Arrested Terror Suspects – Balkan Insight

February 1, 2017

Police in BiH, acting at Austrian request, are checking the backgrounds of five BiH men detained last week in Austria over potential terrorist links. Austrian police on Thursday conducted large-scale... Read More »

Austria Cracks Jihadist Network Linked to Balkans – BIRN

Austria Cracks Jihadist Network Linked to Balkans – BIRN

January 27, 2017

Austrian police arrested several suspects from the Balkans, including two Bosnians, in anti-terrorism raids. According to an Austrian tabloid, the raids were linked to a Muslim preacher from BiH, who... Read More »