Interview Part Two: Carlos Westendorp, High Representative in BiH”Croats are good people who can be difficult sometimes”
Croats are good people who can be difficult sometimes Slobodna BiH, 17 February 1999 By Snjezana Setka In today's issue we bring you the second part of the interview with Carlos Westendorp, the High Representative of the International Community in Bosnia and Herzegovina. Last year was proclaimed the year of return, but still people are not returnin [...]
Interview Part One: Carlos Westendorp, High Representative in BiH”Federal Television Will Have Two Channels of the Western Type”
Federal Television Will Have Two Channels of the Western Type Slobodna BiH, 16 February 1999 By Snjezana Setka "I treat all the peoples in BiH equally, and that not because I like it or have some sadistic instincts, but because it is my job," claims the HR of the IC in BiH, Carlos Westendorp, in an exclusive interview for Slobodna BiH, explaining t [...]
Interview: Carlos Westendorp, High Representative in BiHI Do Not Know Where Karadzic is Hiding””
I Do Not Know Where Karadzic is Hiding Vecernji list, 3 February 1999 By Lada Stipic-Niseteo In the country which faces so many difficulties that for their solution it needs the IC, Dayton and SFOR, the first thing that the High Representative for the implementation of peace, Carlos Westendorp, learnt in the local language was "nema problema" (no p [...]
Interview: Carlos Westendorp, High Representatitve in BiH”C’est peut-ętre trop tard”
« C'est peut-etre trop tard » Le Figaro, 29 janvier 1999 Haut représentant de la communauté internationale en Bosnie, Carlos Westendorp, ancien ministre espagnol des Affaires étrangcres, est l'un des principaux candidats déclarés au poste de «Monsieur PESC», l'homme qui sera chargé de donner une plus grande visibilité r la « politique étrangcre et [...]
Interview: Carlos Westendorp, High Representatitve in BiH”If Croatia wants its products freed of custom duties in the BiH Federation, it will have to sign a similar agreement with the RS”
If Croatia wants its products freed of custom duties in the BiH Federation, it will have to sign a similar agreement with the RS. Jutarnji List, 2 January 1999 By Antun Masle Carlos Westendorp, the High Representative of the IC in BiH, in the past few days, with his decisions on sending SFOR to Martin Brod and the introduction of customs duties to [...]
Interview: Carlos Westendorp, the High Representative”Sur l’application des accords de Dayton en Bosnie et sur les effets de la crise au Kosovo”
Sur l'application des accords de Dayton en Bosnie et sur les effets de la crise au Kosovo. La troisicme année des accords de Dayton s'achcve sur un bilan mitigé: le verdict des élections de septembre n'a pas répondu r l'attente internationale et les partis nationalistes ont relevé la tete... C'est l'impression dominante de la presse internationale. [...]
Interview: Hanns H. Schumacher, Senior Deputy HR “The winner does not take it all”
The winner does not take it all By Amra Kebo Mr. Schumacher, how do you assess the general elections in BiH? I think we can say they were positive. There is a clear erosion of support for the strong mono-ethnic parties. The SDS lost five seats in the National Assembly, and a similar thing happened in the Federation to the SDA and the HDZ.
Interview: Hanns H. Schumacher, Senior Deputy HR “New Government with six Ministries”
Hanns Schumacher about the Council of Ministers New Government with six Ministries By Amra Kebo The Council of Ministers (CoM) is supposed to have in the future one chairman, two deputies and six ministries. This was stated in the proposal from the Office of the High Representative addressed to BiH officials.
Interview: Carlos Westendorp, the High Representative”The Nationalism is Insatiable”
The Nationalism is Insatiable by Ana Romero Carlos Westendorp is, together with Javier Solana, one of the best "positioned" Spaniards in Europe. But Westendorp, civilian High Representative in Bosnia, has a job that many describe as impossible: achieve reconciliation between, Muslims, Croats and Serbs after three years of civil war. In the Republik [...]
Interview: Carlos Westendorp, the High Representative in BiH”Krajisnik is a political dinosaur”
Krajisnik is a political dinosaur By Amra Kebo Lots of energy and money were spent in preparation for the elections. Has it been worth it, considering, among other things, your own statements that this year's elections will not change much? It is too early to know the results.
Interview: Carlos Westendorp, the High Representative”Cut by half the number of soldiers’ booklets
Cut by half the number of soldiers' booklets Dnevni Avaz, 1 September 1998 Cut by half the number of soldiers' booklets By Sead Numanovic The International Community wants to help all the nations in both entities - the RS and Federation, with a promise that one builds a better life with confidence - the responsibilities of BiH and those of the enti [...]
Interview: Robert W. Farrand, Supervisor for Brcko”Half-way to the Arbitration”
Half-way to the Arbitration The Brcko area, which is of vital importance to the life of the RS, has been a hot subject since the Dayton Agreement was signed to this day. About the destiny of this town and about the future of its citizens we talked with Mr.