Human Rights Report July 1998

SUMMARY Month of July marked by series of return-related incidents including violations of the right to life, property and physical integrity and the right to return, particularly in Travnik, Kakanj, Stolac and Drvar (Fed) and Brcko, Klanac, Zvornik, Banja Luka and Bosanska Gradiska (RS) Disciplinary proceedings initiated against Teslic police off [...]

Human Rights Report June 1998

SUMMARY Deterioration of Security Situation in Travnik area Graveyard Visit to Srebrenica Improvement in Freedom of Movement with New Common License Plates Bosnian Serb Indictee Apprehended in Foca Addressing Obstacles to Implementation of Federation Property Legislation Draft Law on Associations and Foundations Distributed for Public Discussion H [...]

Human Rights Special Report, 8 June 1998

8 June 1998 Human rights coordination centre A cooperative effort within the Office of the High Representative LEA/LINK Draft Law on Associations and Foundations (June 1998) On 8 June, a working version of a new draft Law on Associations and Foundations will be distributed widely for public discussion.

Human Rights Report May 1998

SUMMARY New Common License Plates Improve Freedom of Movement in all but Croat-Majority Areas Bosnian Serb Indictee Apprehended Obstacles to Implementation of Federation Property Legislation Agreement on Textbook Review for the Removal of Offensive Material Inter-Entity Judicial Cooperation Memorandum Signed Annexes: Instruction on the applicati [...]

Human Rights Report April 1998

SUMMARY Destruction of property and violence in places such as Drvar, Stolac, and Travnik, continues to impede return of refugees and displaced persons. Religious celebrations proceed largely without incident. Continued allegations of police ill-treatment and failure of police to act. Three Bosnian Serb Indictees transferred to Hague. Claims proce [...]

Human Rights Monthly Report April 1998

Pursuant to Article 17 of the Law on the Cessation of the Application of the Law on Abandoned Apartments (Official Gazette of BiH Federation, No. 11/98), the Federation minister for Urbanism and Environment hereby passes the

Human Rights Report March 1998

SUMMARY Four cross-IEBL arrests occurred during March, including two detentions on war crimes charges (with the eventual release of one of the detainees) as well as two arrests on common crimes charges related to incidents pre-dating the conflict. Obstacles to return continue to be recorded in Drvar and Stolac with minority houses targeted with ex [...]

Human Rights Report 6-14 Sept. 97

Protection Of Minorities Arrests Conducted in Travnik and Sarajevo Cases UN IPTF reported that cantonal police arrested two suspects, one of whom has been charged, in connection with a case in Travnik (Fed) in which a Croat man died on 11 September from injuries sustained in a physical altercation two days prior.

Human Rights Report 31 Aug. – 6 Sept. 97

FREEDOM OF MOVEMENT Brcko Supervisor Orders End to Fee Collection On 30 August, the Deputy High Representative and Supervisor for Brcko Ambassador Farrand issued orders for the RS police to stop charging for "RS visas" and for road tolls from travellers crossing into Brcko using the bridge from Croatia.