BiH Armed Forces are a symbol of success towards a prosperous common future
High Representative Christian Schmidt extends his congratulations to the BiH Ministry of Defense and members of the BiH Armed Forces on the occasion of the 18th anniversary of the creation of the BiH AF.
HR in Paris calls BiH political leadership to strengthen efforts on BiH’s Euro-Atlantic path
During his visit to Paris, High Representative Christian Schmidt highlighted the imperative for Bosnia and Herzegovina’s leadership to sustain and bolster the country’s efforts on its Euro-Atlantic path.
Collaboration of all BiH institutions crucial for BiH’s prosperous and united future
25th of November marks a significant day in the history of Bosnia and Herzegovina. Commemorating the 25th of November as Statehood Day of Bosnia and Herzegovina connected to the historic session of ZAVNOBiH (BiH State Anti-Fascist Council for People's Liberation) which took place 80 years ago and reflecting on this pivotal moment from BiH’s past, t [...]
HR Schmidt meets NATO Secretary General: Support to Euro-Atlantic aspirations of BiH
High Representative Christian Schmidt met with NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg today in Sarajevo to discuss security challenges in Bosnia and Herzegovina and the Western Balkans. High Representative thanked the Secretary General for continued NATO commitment to the region.
PHOTO/VIDEO: HR Schmidt meets NATO Secretary-General Stoltenberg
Press statement by High Representative Christian Schmidt and NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg following their meeting in Sarajevo.
HR in Brussels urges BiH leadership not to lose reform momentum
During a two-day visit to Brussels, High Representative Christian Schmidt held meetings with senior European officials, including Italian Minister of Foreign Affairs Antonio Tajani and European Commissioner for Neighborhood and Enlargement Olivér Várhelyi.
HR in Vienna calls for stronger engagement by domestic actors and united international stance in BiH
High Representative Christian Schmidt undertook a working visit to Vienna, emphasizing the importance of international coordination and unified engagement in Bosnia and Herzegovina (BiH).
High Representative warns UN of unprecedented attacks against Peace Agreement
High Representative Christian Schmidt submitted his regular report to the United Nations Secretary-General, noting developments relevant to the implementation of the General Framework Agreement for Peace in Bosnia and Herzegovina in the period from 16 April through 15 October 2023.
HR Schmidt meets CoM Chairwoman Krišto, emphasizes urgency for reforms and EU integration
High Representative Christian Schmidt met today with Chairwoman of the BiH Council of Ministers, Borjana Krišto, to discuss the pressing political landscape and reform priorities vital for Bosnia and Herzegovina's future within the European Union.
HR Christian Schmidt clarifies deliberate misconceptions presented by RS authorities
I have been following recent statements that purport to interpret the General Framework Agreement for Peace (GFAP) and some of its fundamental aspects. In this context, I must correct some willful misinformation that is being spread in pursuit of irresponsible personal goals. This is my role under Annex 10 to the GFAP and I would be neglecting my d [...]