04.03.2003

Transcript of the International Agency’s Joint Press Conference at CPIC

The High Representative welcomes yesterday’s statement from the Bosnia and Herzegovina Presidency condemning the horrific incidents that have occurred in recent months. The High Representative yesterday expressed his condolences to the family of Smail Hrnjacic and his hope that his son Arman will have a full recovery.
This incident and the o [...]
27.02.2003

Transcript of the International Agency’s Joint Press Conference at CPIC

There has been a growth of misunderstanding surrounding Annex 7, what constitutes its implementation and OHR welcomes the opportunity to set the record straight.

Firstly, it will not be the International Community that declare Annex 7 implemented, but it's signatories, those that have a responsibility to implement it; the State of Bo [...]
25.02.2003

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I would like to take this opportunity to set out the OHR’s position on the new Bosnia and Herzegovina ID card, which is part of the CIPS project.
The High Representative’s view, and this view is shared by the whole of the IC, is that this project is too important to be allowed to fail.
Let me underline what is at stake. The new I [...]
20.02.2003

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The OSCE Head of Mission, Ambassador Robert M. Beecroft and the Acting Head of the UNHCR in Bosnia and Herzegovina, Udo Janz, will be meeting with the respective OSCE and UNHCR Croatia missions from Croatia and Serbia and Montenegro in Zagreb tomorrow to discuss a joint action plan, which addresses the problems of displaced Croatian Serbs.
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13.02.2003

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This afternoon at 1400 the Brcko District Supervisor, Henry Clarke, will give a press conference at the OHR. He is in Sarajevo for two days of meetings with Bosnia and Herzegovina officials. The object of these talks is to get acquainted with the new authorities and discuss issues connected to Brcko’s integration in the single economic space.
11.02.2003

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First of all, on behalf of all the organizations on the podium today, I would like to say "Happy Bajram".
The High Representative will this week be setting up a Commission of experts comprised of representatives from the Entities and the State under the leadership of a senior representative of the International Community. He will also estab [...]
07.02.2003

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As you know, Principal Deputy High Representative Donald Hays was in Banja Luka on Tuesday and yesterday. He had very constructive talks with RS President Cavic, Prime Minister Mikerevic and RSNA Speaker Kalinic. At the conclusion of the talks, Prime Minister Mikerevic, speaking on behalf of the RS leadership, made a clear commitment to the EU VAT [...]
04.02.2003

Transcript of the International Agency’s Joint Press Conference at CPIC

The High Representative will be in Brcko tomorrow, 5 February 2003. He will be talking among other things about Brcko's economic development in the context of Bosnia and Herzegovina”3 efforts to reform its economic system and achieve sustainable prosperity. The High Representative will emphasize that efforts now underway to introduce a single custo [...]
30.01.2003

Transcript of the International Agency’s Joint Press Conference at CPIC

This morning the Secretary General of the Standing Committee on Military Matters presented defense targets to the PIC Steering Board. The High Representative welcomed this as a first step, though he pointed out that the Bosnia and Herzegovina authorities will clearly have to do more work on this issue.
The High Representative praised the evi [...]
28.01.2003

Transcript of the International Agency’s Joint Press Conference at CPIC

The High Representative, Paddy Ashdown, will address the Monitoring Committee of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe in Strasbourg this afternoon. He will report on Bosnia and Herzegovina’s progress in fulfilling the post-accession criteria set out by the CoE when BiH became the organisation’s 44th member state, on 24 April 2002... [...]