Statement from the Office of the High Representative on Doboj
Statement from the Office of the High Representative on Doboj Sarajevo, 1 May 1996 Mr. Carl Bildt, High Representative, accompanied by the Commissioner of the International Police Task Force, this morning convened a meeting between Dr. Hasan Muratovic, Prime Minister of Bosnia and Herzegovina, and Mr.
Mine Clearance In Bosnia And Herzegovina
Press Statement Mine Clearance In Bosnia And Herzegovina Sarajevo, 1 May 1996 We are all aware of the mine pollution problem in Bosnia and Herzegovina, arising from 5 years of war. Although work has begun to remove these hazards, less than half of the minefields are marked and those cleared by military engineers are not accepted as safe for the pur [...]
Joint Statement on Visits across the IEBL
On 27 April 1996, IFOR, the Office of the High Representative, the IPTF and the UNHCR discussed measures to ensure that civil disturbances resulting from visits, particularly across inter-entity boundary line visits, do not threaten peace and public order in Bosnia and Herzegovina. Acting in accordance with the General Framework Agreement for Peace [...]
PIC Steering Board Press Communique: Broadcast Media Statement
At today's meeting in Sarajevo of the Steering Board of the Peace Implementation Council, it was agreed that the Parties must urgently create the necessary conditions for the conduct of free and fair elections with respect to equitable access to the media for all political parties and candidates.
Visit of Association of Missing Persons to OHR
A delegation of the "Association of Missing Persons from Bugojno" ("Udruga obitelji odvedenih Bugojanskih ratnih zatocenika"), made up of family members of missing persons, visited the Office of the High Representative today, explaining the association's case and requesting the High Representative's assistance..
Joint Civilian Commission Meeting
The Joint Civil Commission Sarajevo met on April 11 to continue its work on peace implementation in Sarajevo. The session was chaired by Deputy High Representative Michael Steiner and included representatives of the Federal and city governments and of Serb citizens of Sarajevo.
Inaugural session of the Working Group on Social Security and Personal Documentation
PRESS RELEASE Federation Minister for Social Affairs, Displaced Persons and Refugees, Mr. Ferid Alic, and Republika Srpska Minister for Health, Labour and Social Welfare, Dr. Dragan Kalanic, met on 11 April at the Office of the High Representative for the inaugural session of the Working Group on Social Security and Personal Documentation.
Statement by the High Representative
STATEMENT BY CARL BILDT, HIGH REPRESENTATIVE Sarajevo, 10 April 1996 Three days after the Federation side, the Republika Srpska side has since yesterday afternoon also been in full compliance with the terms set by my office concerning the release of remaining prisoniers under the Peace Agreement. In accordance with what was agreed at the meeting of [...]
Statement given by the High Representative, Carl Bildt in Tokyo
STATEMENT BY CARL BILDT, HIGH REPRESENTATIVE Tokyo, 8 April 1996 I can now give the green light for the Donors-Pledging Conference in Brussels on 12-13 April. I welcome the fact that the Federation authorities have complied with their obligations as regards the release of prisoniers of war. On my return to Sarajevo on 9 April, I will assess urgentl [...]
Statement by the High Representative on releasing of all prisoniers
STATEMENT by the High Representative, Carl Bildt Sarajevo, 25 March 1996 Our efforts to secure the release of all those prisoniers that should have been released by January 19 have met with some success over the weekend following the Moscow Ministerial of the Contact Group.
Statement by the High Representative, Carl Bildt at the First Meeting of the Commission on the Real Property for Displaced Persons and Refugees in Sarajevo
STATEMENT by the High Representative, Carl Bildt at the First Meeting of the Commission on Real Property for Displaced Persons and Refugees Sarajevo, 21 March 1996 These days, the process of peace implementation is moving into its next phase. The war has faded away and the military forces have returned to their barracks, but real peace is still elu [...]
Statement by the High Representative, Carl Bildt following the Meetings in Geneva
STATEMENT by the High Representative, Carl Bildt following the Geneva Meetings Geneva, 18 March 1996 The first phase of the implementation of the Peace Agreement is now coming to an end. March 14 was the deadline on a number of important political and constitutional issues, and March 19 is the deadline on important military and territorial issues, [...]