OHR’s denial of article published in today’s edition of Dnevni avaz
The Office of the High Representative would like to correct a statement wrongly attributed to the OHR in today’s edition of Dnevni avaz.
Inzko: Step back from polarized positions and move towards compromise
“Progress on the EU path remains the stated goal of BiH leaders from all ethnic communities. Recently, we have seen some significant initial steps in that direction but much more needs to be done,” High Representative Valentin Inzko stated at a panel discussion in Washington titled “BiH – Towards its European future.”
High Representative calls on political leaders to refrain from irresponsible rhetoric
The High Representative Valentin Inzko is deeply concerned over recent divisive statements by some high-level political and institutional leaders, which remind the population of BiH of the tragic conflict during the ’90 and are not in line with long-standing efforts to promote peace, stability and prosperity in BiH.
HR Inzko meets President of UN General Assembly Miroslav Lajčák
High Representative Valentin Inzko met yesterday with the UN General Assembly President, Miroslav Lajčák to discuss the situation in Bosnia and Herzegovina.
International Community supports BiH citizens working to improve their country
In light of the internal challenges that Bosnia and Herzegovina still faces, the International Community should retain all instruments at its disposal, including the EU military force, in order to maintain the country’s stability, the High Representative, Valentin Inzko, stated in his address before the UN Security Council.
OHR comment on 7th November decision of the RS NA regarding Referendum on the Court and Prosecutor’s office of BiH
The OHR took note of the today’s Decision of the Republika Srpska National Assembly putting out of force its 2015 decision to hold a referendum on the Court and Prosecutor’s Office of Bosnia and Herzegovina and on the authorities and decisions of the High Representative.
HR Inzko visits St. Sava Church in New York
During his visit to New York, where he will present his regular 52nd report to the UN Security Council today, the High Representative Valentin Inzko has used the opportunity to visit the St. Sava Orthodox Church in Manhattan and meet with the protopriest Živojin Jakovljević.
PDHR Hearne meets ICTY/MICT Chief Prosecutor Brammertz
Principal Deputy High Representative Dennis W. Hearne met today in Sarajevo with the Chief Prosecutor of the International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia (ICTY) and Mechanism for International Criminal Tribunal (MICT), Serge Brammertz, who is paying his last visit to BiH in the capacity of ICTY Chief Prosecutor.
HJPC conclusions fail to ensure the integrity and independence of judges and prosecutors
The Office of the High Representative views with deep concern the 26 October 2017 conclusions of the High Judicial and Prosecutorial Council reached in connection with the information submitted by the Center for Research of War, War Crimes and Search for Missing Persons of the Ministry of Justice of Republika Srpska which include calls for dismissa [...]
HR and PDHR meet HDZ BiH representatives from the BiH Parliament
High Representative Valentin Inzko and Principal Deputy High Representative Dennis Hearne met today with a delegation of HDZ BiH representatives from both houses of the BiH Parliamentary Assembly at their request.
Reaction of the HR regarding RS President Dodik’s statement against Deputy HR Berecz
Ambassador Marianne Berecz was not present in the premises of the RS National Assembly before, during, or after the session of 17 October.
Dennis W. Hearne appointed Principal Deputy High Representative
High Representative Valentin Inzko welcomed US diplomat, Dennis W. Hearne, as the new Principal Deputy High Representative and Brčko District Supervisor.