Statement – Sarajevo, 19/09/97

of the Presidency of Bosnia and Herzegovina

The Presidency of Bosnia and Herzegovina held the continuation of its 23rd session at the Faculty of Electrical Engineering in Lukavica on Sept. 19, 1997.

The Presidency adopted the decision on 30 appointments for ambassadors, while additional consultations will be held for three further appointments.

The Presidency considered the proposal of the Law on Citizenship of Bosnia and Herzegovina and sent it to the Council of Ministers with suggestions.

The Presidency adopted the decision that the Chair of the BiH Presidency, Alija Izetbegovic and the member of the Presidency Kresimir Zubak would take part in the 2nd Summit of the Council of Europe in Strasbourg, on 10 and 11 October.

The Presidency authorized the BiH Ambassador in the Vatican to sign on behalf of Bosnia and Herzegovina the aid contract with IFAD, international organization for agriculture, worth 14 million of US dollars.

Office of the High Representative