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”Westendorp is Pushing a Heavy Rock”
Interview: Hanns H. Schumacher, Senior Deputy HR "Westendorp is Pushing a Heavy Rock”
Interview: Carlos Westendorp, High Representative in BiH”Carlos Westendorp reveals his opinion about the Bosnian politicians”
Krajisnik works against his people, Izetbegovic is a good politician, and my favourite is SELIM BESLAGIC! I will not ask for the authority of a protectorate at the meeting in Bonn, but I will ask, and surely get, an extended mandate - I guaranteed Izetbegovic that the Law on Apartments would not leave anyone on the streets - Why I cannot agree with [...]
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 [...]
Interview: Carlos Westendorp, High Representative in BiH
Q: Vous avez récemment parlé de "phase critique" pour l'application des accords de paix en Bosnie. La nouvelle détermination de l'Otan, notamment la prise de contrôle de la radio-télévision serbe bosniaque, vous paraît-elle suffisante pour relancer le processus ? Sans la présence de la SFOR, il serait impossible d'exécuter le plan de paix, c'est cl [...]
Interview:Carlos Westendorp, High Representative in BiH “Our Efforts Will be Worthwile”
by Amra Kebo There was no corruption in BiH, when we talk about spending IC money, because there are organisations which take care of that money to ensure it is properly spent. Corruption is carried out at customs and while tax collecting. These are words of HR Westendorp whose report on corruption has been discussed at the latest Steering Board C [...]
Interview: Jacques Paul Klein, Principal Deputy High Representative”The Pale regime is losing authority”
Interview: Jacques Paul Klein, Principal Deputy High Representative "The Pale regime is losing authority"
Interview: Carlos Westendorp, High Representative in BiH”La démocratie ”s’impose” en Bosnie-Herzegovine”
Le Haut représentant civil en Bosnie, Carlos Westendorp, a rencontré jeudi le président croate Franjo Tudjman avec l'objectif de forcer les dirigeants du parti des Croates de Bosnie de revenir sur leur décision de boycotter les élections municipales de ce week-end.
Interview: Gerd Wagner, Senior Deputy High Representative”I have already asked for cancelling of suspensions of BiH ambassadorial offices”
by Sead Numanovic 'I have already sent a letter to country members of the IC in which I demanded cancelling of the suspension of BiH ambassadorial offices. The letter was sent today and I expect that, at the very beginning of the next week, some of the ambassadors have pleasure to enjoy contacts which will be re-establish after, for them, rather qu [...]
Interview: Gerd Wagner, Senior Deputy High Representative
Oslobodjenje, August 7, 1997 by Amra Kebo He is married, has three children, a daughter born in Belgrade 1973, and two sons (one 17 and the other 20). About his present job he says: 'I feel that we are needed here. The OHR is accepted well and I have the feeling that we can do a useful job here.
Interview: Robert Farrand, Brcko Supervisor “The Federation is Also to Blame”
by Suad Alagic During his latest visit to the liberated parts of Brcko, Vecernje Novine journalist asked Mr. Farrand for an interview, and he said 'No problems, you can ask me whatever you want.' Mr. Farrand, 60 days have passed since you were appointed as the Brcko Supervisor.