OHR SRT News Summary, 08 Feb. 1998

Headlines RS Prime Minister, Milorad Dodik, pays 3-day Official Visit to Austria Croats Leave Arbitration Commission; they do not accept Ejup Ganic as Representative of Croat People Russia demands Kofi Annan, UN Secretary General, to visit Iraq Short Wave of Bad Weather Tomorrow Biljana Plavsic, President of RS, will meet Jacques Chirac, Presiden [...]

OHR BiH TV News Summary, 06 Feb. 1998

06 February 98, 19:30 Sarajevo - Sarajevo Cantonal Police arrested Goran Vasic in Sarajevo suburb Dobrinja early afternoon today, accusing him to have killed Hakija Turajlic, BiH Vice Prime Minister on 8 January 1993. The media received an information that the Serb police arrested Omer Alikadic in Kijevo.

OHR SRT News Summary, 06 Feb. 1998

Headlines Meetings in Banja Luka - President Plavsic and US military-political delegation - President Plavsic and Prime Minister Dodik and Deputy HR Klein Prime Minister Dodik after official visit to Bonn - full support of German officials for new RS government Deputy HR Klein confirmed that IC would financially support RS After several years, m [...]

OHR BiH TV News Summary, 05 Feb. 1998

05 February 98, 19:30 A commemoration was held today for the victims of 'Markale' shelling on February 5 1994, where 66 people were killed and 197 injured. Sarajevo officials laid wreaths and flowers at the memorial plaque. Sarajevo Canton Governor Haracic said that this symbolic and humble act was in order to remember the tragedy suffered by the p [...]

OHR SRT News Summary, 05 Feb. 1998

Headlines Expectations of our delegation in Vienna: Brcko stays within the RS Dodik, RS Prime Minister: International assistance primarily intended for economic revitalisation The RS Government and Japanese representatives in BL China supports diplomatic solution to the Iraq crisis 40'' Top stories The Brcko Arbitration hearing continued in Vienn [...]

OHR BiH TV News Summary, 04 Feb. 1998

04 February 98, 19:30 HR Westendorp made the decision about the BiH flag, adopting the version with triangle and stars. OHR spokesman Bullivant said that the flag represents unity and not division. The triangle represents the three constitutive nations, while the stars and blue colour represent Europe.

OHR SRT News Summary, 04 Feb. 1998

Headlines UN Special Envoy spoke to the RS President and RS Minister of Interior today in BL In Bonn Dodik and Kinkel discussed the status of Brcko - the Arbitration Tribunal discussed the same in Vienna Russian President warned the American President - Attack against Iraq would cause World War III Top stories RS President, Biljana Plavsic, spoke [...]

OHR BiH TV News Summary, 03 Feb. 1998

03 February 98, 19:30 The first International Conference on return to Sarajevo finished today with the adoption of the Sarajevo declaration. The declaration covers the legal matters, housing matters, employment, public order and safety, specific cases of return, and implementation of the declaration and Annex 1 (this may have been a mistake on the [...]

OHR SRT News Summary, 03 Feb. 1998

Headlines RS Prime Minister, Milorad Dodik, in Sarajevo: RS Government welcomes the repatriation process The RS expects the IC to carry out its obligations in the Brcko Arbitration process The B&H Parliamentary Assembly and the House of Peoples discuss laws on citizenship, flag and customs tariffs World emissaries in search of solution for the [...]

OHR BiH TV News Summary, 02 Feb. 1998

02 February 98, 19:30 Sarajevo - Robert Gelbard, Special Envoy of the US President for implementation of the DPA in BiH, arrived in Sarajevo late this afternoon. The talks between him and Alija Izetbegovic, BiH Presidency Chairman focused on the problems for refugee and displaced people ahead of tomorrow's Sarajevo Conference, as well as on impleme [...]