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High Representative meets Russian Foreign Minister
Moscow, 14 November 2003
 
The High Representative, Paddy Ashdown, during his meeting with Russian Foreign Minister, Igor Ivanov in Moscow.

Photographs: Russian Foreign Ministry
 
High Representative meets the US Ambassador
at large for war crimes, Sarajevo, 29 October 2003
 
The High Representative, Paddy Ashdown, during his meeting with US Ambassador at large for war crimes, Pierre Prosper in Sarajevo.

Photographs: OHR, Vedran Persic
 
High Representative visits Rudo,
Rudo, 28 October 2003
 
The High Representative, Paddy Ashdown, visiting Rudo Municipality, where he met Bosniak returnees and Serb residents who live from subsistence farming.

Photographs: OHR, Vedran Persic
 
High Representative meets Italian Foreign Minister,
Italy, 20 October 2003
 
The High Representative, Paddy Ashdown, during a two-day visit to Italy meet the Italian Foreign Minister, Franco Frattini. Italy holds the EU Presidency until December and plays an important role in promoting the BiH reform process.

 
High Representative visits Mostar region,
Blagaj, 16 October 2003
 
The High Representative, Paddy Ashdown, helps farmers to pick eggplants during his visit to Malo Polje near Blagaj.

Photographs: Dnevni avaz, Faruk Vele
 
High Representative visits Mostar region,
Blagaj, 16 October 2003
The High Representative, Paddy Ashdown, presents OHR’s Agriculture and Profit Brochure to farmers from Malo Polje near Blagaj and helps them with seasonal cultivation of their land.

Photographs: OHR Mostar
 
High Representative at the UNSC,
New York, 8 October 2003
 
The High Representative, Paddy Ashdown giving his speech to the United Nations Security Council in New York.

Photographs: UN/DPI, Mark Garten
 
Principal Deputy High Representative at
Mayor’s Conference, Sarajevo, 7 October 2003
Principal Deputy High Representative, Donald Hays, at the Mayor's Conference in Sarajevo together with Stari Grad Mayor, Fehim Skaljic, Tuzla Mayor, Jasmin Imamovic and Mostar Mayor, Hamdija Jahic.

Photographs: OHR, Vedran Persic
 
High Representative meets Amb. Holbrooke and
Dr. Kouchner, Sarajevo, 2 October 2003
High Representative, Paddy Ashdown, meeting with Ambassador Richard Holbrooke and Dr Bernard Kouchner. They are joined by PDHR, Donald Hays, SDHR, Bernard Fassier, and Walter Viers.

Photographs: OHR, Vedran Persic
 
High Representative visits Banja Luka,
Banja Luka, 30 September, 2003
High Representative Paddy Ashdown answered journalist’s questions during his visit to Banja Luka, where he promoted IOM transitional assistance for demobilized soldieries. He also visited Dado shoe manufacturing workshop in Banja Luka.

Photographs: OHR, Vedran Persic
 
High Representative visits Teslic,
Teslic, 29 September, 2003
High Representative, Paddy Ashdown and his wife Jane help Bosnian Croat returnee Anica Prnjavorac and her family to install a stove-heater donated by Narodno Grijanje. Mrs. Prnjavorac lives in a one-bedroom apartment, with four children of her own and one grand daughter in the outskirts of Teslic.

Photographs: OHR, Vedran Persic
 
High Representative meets Belgrade Mayor,
Sarajevo, 26 September 2003
 
The High Representative, Paddy Ashdown during his meeting with Belgrade Mayor Radmila Hrustanovic.

Photographs: OHR, Vedran Persic
 
High Representative at Srebrenica memorial ceremony,
Srebrenica, 20 September, 2003
The High Representative, Paddy Ashdown, at the Srebrenica-Potocari Memorial and Cemetery inauguration ceremony together with former US President Bill Clinton and other representatives of BiH government and International Community.

Photographs: OHR, Ian Patrick
 
Sixth Anniversary of Helicopter Crash,
Prokosko lake, 17 September 2003
 
The High Representative, Paddy Ashdown, along with other representatives of the international community and the BiH authorities, laid flowers at the memorial to the victims of the helicopter accident near Fojnica, on the sixth anniversary of the accident. We honour the memory of the twelve who died: Peter Backes, Livio Beccaccio, Andrzej Buler, David Kriskovich, Leah Melnick, Charles Morpeth, William Nesbitt, Marvin Padgett, Thomas Reinhardt, Jurgen Schauf, Georg Stiebler and Gerd Wagner.

Photographs: OHR, Mario Brkic
 
High Representative meets with Amb. Wolfang Petritsch,
Sarajevo, 5 September 2003
 
The High Representative, Paddy Ashdown, and Donald Hays, Principal Deputy High Representative during their meeting with former High Representative, Ambassador Wolfgang Petritsch.

Photographs: OHR, Mario Brkic
 
High Representative meets Swiss Federal Councillor
of Foreign Affairs, Sarajevo, 5 September 2003
 
The High Representative, Paddy Ashdown, during his meeting with the Swiss Federal Councillor of Foreign Affairs, Ms Micheline Calmy-Rey.

Photographs: OHR, Vedran Persic
 
High Representative visits Plum Fair,
Gradacac, 27 August 2003
 
The High Representative, Paddy Ashdown at The International Fair on Agriculture and the Food Processing Industry at Gradacac, better known as the Plum Fair.

Photographs: OHR, Vedran Persic
 
High Representative at Crni Vrh mass grave,
Crni Vrh, 20 August, 2003
The High Representative, Paddy Ashdown, being briefed about a newly discovered mass grave near the eastern Bosnian village of Memici, at Crni Vrh, 80 kilometers (50 miles) northeast of Sarajevo, Wednesday, Aug 20, 2003. Forensic experts believe this to be the largest mass grave found to date in BiH.

Photographs: OHR, Vedran Persic
 
High Representative visits Mostar,
Mostar, 5 August 2003
 
The High Representative, Paddy Ashdown during his visit to the reconstruction site of the Old Bridge in Mostar.

Photographs: OHR Mostar
 
High Representative meets Croatian President,
Zagreb, 30 July, 2003
High Representative, Paddy Ashdown, during his meeting with Croatian President, Stjepan Mesic in Zagreb.

Photographs: Croatian Ministry of Foreign Affairs
 
High Representative meets Croatian Prime Minister,
Zagreb, 30 July, 2003
High Representative, Paddy Ashdown, during his meeting with Croatian Prime Minister, Ivica Racan in Zagreb.

Photographs: Government of the Republic of Croatia
 
High Representative Meets Relatives of Missing Persons,
Sarajevo, 24 June 2003
 
The High Representative, Paddy Ashdown, during his meeting with the families of individuals who disappeared during the war and are still missing, in some cases, over a decade later.

Photographs: OHR, Vedran Persic
 
High Representative at the EU-Western Balkans Summit,
Thessaloniki, 21 June 2003
 
The High Representative, Paddy Ashdown at the EU-Western Balkans Summit in Thessaloniki.

 
High Representative meets UK Foreign Secretary,
London, 18 June 2003
 
The High Representative, Paddy Ashdown during his meeting with UK Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, Jack Straw in London.

Photographs: UK FCO Services, Patrick Tsui
 
High Representative visits Visegrad,
Visegrad, 10 June 2003
 
The High Representative, Paddy Ashdown, and his wife, Jane, during their visit to the Rohci and Dubocica return sites near Visegrad. They helped to repair houses and clear ground for cultivation. Later the High Representative was a guest on Radio Visegrad.

Photographs: OHR, Vedran Persic
 
High Representative visits Center for Children with special
needs in Mostar, 5 June 2003
 
The High Representative, Paddy Ashdown during his visit to the Center for Children with special needs in Mostar.

Photographs: OHR, Avis Benes
 
Protocol For Prosperity, Sarajevo, 4 June 2003>
 
BiH officials and entrpreneurs signing the Protocol for Prosperity, which commits the signatories to implementing the reforms achieved in Bulldozer Phase I and embarking on a new round of reforms through Bulldozer Phase II. The High Representative joined the signatories in a formal ceremony, planting rose saplings in the National Botanical Garden's "Prosperity Garden".

Photographs: OHR, Vedran Persic
 
High Representative meets French Foreign Minister,
Paris, 15 May 2003
 
The High Representative, Paddy Ashdown during his meeting with French Foreign Minister, Dominique de Villpin in the Quai D'Orsay in Paris.

Photographs: Frédéric de La Mure, M.A.E
 
High Representative visits Trebinje,
Trebinje, 7 May 2003
The High Representative, Paddy Ashdown, visiting Trebinje and Trebinje market and talking to bus passengers traveling from Bileca to Gacko.

Photographs: OHR, Vedran Persic

 
High Representative visits Ivanica Border Crossing Point,
Ivanica, 7 May 2003
 
The High Representative, Paddy Ashdown, at Ivanica Border Crossing Point where he spoke to SBS officers about their work, checked the log book listing people entering BiH, and talked to SBS officers about the methods smugglers use to ship goods from Montenegro.

Photographs: OHR, Vedran Persic
 
High Representative visits Banja Luka
Banja Luka, 12 March 2003
 
The High Representative, Paddy Ashdown during his visit to Banja Luka Public Kitchen.

Photographs: Ranko Cukovic
 
BiH Authorities and Board of Principals Retreat on Bjelasnica,
Bjelasnica 24 April 2003
The High Representative, Paddy Ashdown, the Chairman of the BiH Council of Ministers, Adnan Terzic, and the Entity Prime Ministers Ahmed Hadzipasic and Dragan Mikerevic, together with the members of the Board of Principals and State and Entity Ministers taking part in a series of policy discussions at the Hotel Marsal on Bjelasnica.

Photographs: OHR, Fuad Foco

 
The High Representative’s Press Conference on “Orao” Affair
Sarajevo, 2 April, 2003
The High Representative, Paddy Ashdown, at a press conference laying out the actions he intends to take in response to the "ORAO" affair.

Photographs: OHR, Vedran Persic
 
Principal Deputy HR at the Bulldozer Committee
Meeting with BiH Parliamentarians,
Sarajevo, 25 March, 2003
 
Principal Deputy High Representative, Donald Hays at the Bulldozer Committee Meeting with BiH Parliamentarians held at the National Theatre in Sarajevo.

Photographs: OHR, Vedran Persic
 
The High Representative visits Mostar,
Mostar, 21 March, 2003
High Representative, Paddy Ashdown, with activists of the 'Daffodil Day Initiative' (NGO "Ideja"), marking International Breast Cancer and at the monument to fallen Spanish soldiers in the Spanish Square in Mostar together with Jane Ashdown, SDHR, Gerhard Enver Schroembgens and the Head of the Regional Office South, Jean-Pierre Berçot.

Photographs: OHR, Avis Benes
 
The High Representative visits Mostar,
Mostar, 21 March, 2003
High Representative, Paddy Ashdown, travels to Mostar by train. While in Mostar the High Representative meets with Mostar Mayor, Hamdija Jahic and the newly appointed Deputy Mayor, Ljubo Beslic.

Photographs: OHR, Mario Brkic
 
High Representative and the Chairman of the CoM
Sarajevo, 3 March 2003
 
High Representative, Paddy Ashdown and the Chairman of the CoM, Adnan Terzic at the handing over of the Bulldozer Committee recommendations to the BiH Authorities.

Photographs: OHR, Vedran Persic
 
The High Representative during his visit to Posavina Canton,
19 February 2003
The High Representative, Paddy Ashdown, during a visit to Samac, Orasje and Tuzla as part of his campaign to focus attention on the importance of economic reform. The High Representative met with entrepreneurs in Samac and Orasje and visited the Heart Clinic in Tuzla.

Photographs: OHR, Jan-Petter Holtedahl

 
The High Representative during his visit to Trnovo
Trnovo, 11 February 2003
The High Representative, Paddy Ashdown during his visit to the Carpet Factory and returnees in Trnovo.

Photographs: OHR, Jan-Petter Holtedahl

 
The High Representative during his visit to the Kiseljak
Water Botteling Factory, Kiseljak, 11 February 2003
 
The High Representative, Paddy Ashdown during his tour of the Kiseljak Water Bottling Factory.

Photographs: Milo Jukic, Vecernji List
 
The High Representative meets British Foreign Minister
London, 30 January 2003
 
The High Representative, Paddy Ashdown meets Secretary of State for Foreign & Commonwealth Affairs, Jack Straw in London.

Photographs: Patrick Tsui
 
The High Representative meets NATO Secretary General,
Brussels, 29 January 2003
 
The High Representative Paddy Ashdown meets NATO Secretary General, Lord Robertson in Brussels.

Photographs: NATO
 
The High Representative visits Mostar
Mostar, 22 January 2003
 
The High Representative, Paddy Ashdown at the border crossing/customs office Doljani with Director of State Border Crossing, Nijaz Spahic, Commander of SBS unit Doljani, Mirza Delic, Heads of regional SBS South, Mile Juric and Zeljko Cosic and members of the EUPM in Mostar.

 
The High Representative meets with ICTY Chief Prosecutor
Sarajevo, 14 January 2003
 
The High Representative, Paddy Ashdown meets with the Chief Prosecutor of the International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia, Carla Del Ponte in Sarajevo.

Photograph: Fuad Foco, Dnevni Avaz
 
The High Representative during his visit to Prijedor,
Prijedor, 2 January 2003
 
The High Representative Paddy Ashdown and EU Police Commissioner Sven Frederiksen visited Imam Sakib efendi Dzaferovic in Kozarac, the EUPM station in Prijedor and the Restaurant Le Pont in Prijedor, recently the target of a violent attack.

Photographs: Nezavisne Novine, Vladimir Stojakovic