Interview: Carlos Westendorp, High Representative in BiH

De passage r Bruxelles, ou il venait de Bonn pour une réunion du Groupe de contact, le Haut représentant civil en Bosnie, l'Espagnol Carlos Westendorp, a donné une brcve interview r "La Libre Belgique" jeudi soir. Carlos Westendorp, est-ce que la communauté internationale doit intervenir de manicre active au Kosovo ? Carlos Westendorp: Il faut inte [...]

Interview: Carlos Westendorp, High Representative

Vous venez d'imposer une monnaie commune aux trois communautés bosniaques. Vous aviez auparavant déjr tapé du poing sur la table pour exiger que les Bosniaques, qu'ils soient musulmans, serbes ou croates, aient un meme passeport. En prenant autoritairement toutes ces décisions, ne donnez-vous pas l'impression que c'est vous qui, d'une certaine faco [...]

Interview: Carlos Westendorp, the High Representative in BiH

by Mirko Klarin The Bonn meeting was a turning point in the attitude of the IC towards the peace process in Bosnia - I do not think that a protectorate is necessary - I believe that anything agreed between all sides is better than anything imposed from the outside, says Carlos Westendorp, optimistically predicting that according to the 'Bosnian Ca [...]

Interview: Hanns H. Schumacher, Senior Deputy HR”I am absolutely against protectorate”

By Sead Numanovic We have to do everything we can in order to avoid any situation that might put us in the role of protectors - We expect instructions from the Bonn conference on how to implement Dayton from now on - It might happen that the International Community declares the design of BiH passport by decree - My job will be to monitor the work o [...]

Interview: Jacques Paul Klein, Principal Deputy High Representative”Tudjman helped us a lot when he disempowered the hard-liners in Mostar”

by Zdravka Soldic Tudjman helped us a lot when he disempowered the hard-liners in Mostar In my recent discussion with President Tudjman, I informed him of the International Community's standpoint on the Croatian proposal regarding special relations between Republic of Croatia and the BiH Federation, and he explained to me the reasons for such an in [...]