OHR/EUSR Comment On EU Conclusions on Bosnia and Herzegovina
"This is good news for Bosnia and Herzegovina," said the High Representative and EU Special Representative, Miroslav Lajčák. Only two weeks after adoption of the police reform legislation, the EU decided BiH has made adequate progress to sign the SAA as soon as possible and has called on the European Commission to launch a visa dialogue with B [...]
Breakthrough For BiH On The Road To Europe
The High Representative and EU Special Representative, Miroslav Lajčák, welcomed today’s long-awaited adoption of police reform legislation.
Statement by the HR/EUSR Miroslav Lajčák following the adoption of police reform legislation in the BiH House of Representatives
I welcome today's adoption of police reform laws in the BiH House of Representatives.
Radio-Interview: Miroslav Lajčák, High Representative/EU Special Representative in BiH
Good evening dear listeners. Here we are with another episode of «Aktuelno sa…», and our guest today is the High Representative of the International Community in Bosnia and Herzegovina, Miroslav Lajčák. Unlike our other shows, due to the commitments of Mr. Lajčák, this show is being taped and will not be broadcast live.
Police Laws Must Be adopted in Order to Secure SAA Signing
Following the session of the SDA Main Board on Saturday, there have been suggestions that the SAA could be signed without adoption of the police reform legislation.
Lajčák: Reward BiH in line with progress on reforms
The European Union must remain consistent in its approach to the countries of the Western Balkans and reward them in line with concrete progress on the reform agenda, the High Representative and EU Special Representative in Bosnia and Herzegovina Miroslav Lajčák told EU Ministers of Foreign Affairs today at a meeting in Brdo near Kranj in Slov [...]
HR/EUSR: Parliament Wants To Discuss Police Reform Laws
“By deciding today to reject the negative report on BiH’s police reform laws the BiH House of Representatives has sent a clear signal that they want a chance to adopt the police reform legislation” said the High Representative and EU Special Representative, Miroslav Lajčák.
Parliamentary Parties To Decide On European Perspective
“It is disappointing that parliamentarians did not take the opportunity today to move forward the Police Laws towards adoption. I expect the Joint BiH Defence and Security Committee not to miss that opportunity and issue a positive report,” said the High Representative and EU Special Representative, Miroslav Lajčák.
HR/EUSR Miroslav Lajčák welcomes the adoption of several key pieces of legislation by the BiH Council of Ministers today
Draft Laws on the Directorate for Coordination of Police Bodies and Agencies, and the Independent and Supervisory Bodies of the Police Structure of BiH will now be debated by BiH's parliament.
Interview: Miroslav Lajčák, EU Special Representative/High Representative in BiH: “BiH cannot be held hostage by Kosovo”
The fact that the budget has not been adopted even at the second attempt is certainly bad news and, of course, it could slow down the development of institutions of crucial importance for BiH. As things stand right now, it is realistic to expect that such institutions will be under tremendous pressure to implement a one-year program within a maximu [...]
BiH Back On The European Road
“Olli Rehn’s decision puts Bosnia and Herzegovina back on the road to European integration after months of political uncertainty”, said the High Representative and EU Special Representative following the European Enlargement Commissioner’s decision to initial Bosnia and Herzegovina’s Stabilisation and Association Agreement.
Lajčák meets Rehn: Long-Awaited Agreement On Police Reform Adopted
Bosnia and Herzegovina’s leaders have shown a willingness to reach agreements and to make progress towards the European Union, the High Representative and EU Special Representative Miroslav Lajčák and the European Commissioner for Enlargement Olli Rehn agreed in Sarajevo today.