Bosnia


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Bos·ni·a

 (bŏz′nē-ə)
1. A region that constitutes the northern part of Bosnia and Herzegovina. It was settled by Slavs in the 7th century and became an independent state in the 12th century. Bosnia was controlled after 1463 by Turkey and after 1878 by the Austro-Hungarian Empire, which formally annexed Bosnia in 1908. After World War II Bosnia and Herzegovina formed a constituent republic of Yugoslavia.

Bosnia

(ˈbɒznɪə)
n
(Placename) a region of central Bosnia-Herzegovina: belonged to Turkey (1463–1878), to Austria-Hungary (1879–1918), then to Yugoslavia (1918–91)

Bos•ni•a

(ˈbɒz ni ə)

n.
a historic region in S Europe: a former Turkish province; a part of Austria 1879–1918; now part of Bosnia and Herzegovina.
Bos′ni•an, adj., n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Bosnia - the northern part of Bosnia-Herzegovina
Bosna i Hercegovina, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Republic of Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bosnia - a mountainous republic of south-central Europe; formerly part of the Ottoman Empire and then a part of Yugoslavia; voted for independence in 1992 but the mostly Serbian army of Yugoslavia refused to accept the vote and began ethnic cleansing in order to rid Bosnia of its Croats and Muslims
2.Bosnia - a mountainous republic of south-central EuropeBosnia - a mountainous republic of south-central Europe; formerly part of the Ottoman Empire and then a part of Yugoslavia; voted for independence in 1992 but the mostly Serbian army of Yugoslavia refused to accept the vote and began ethnic cleansing in order to rid Bosnia of its Croats and Muslims
Bosnia - the northern part of Bosnia-Herzegovina
Sarajevo - capital and largest city of Bosnia; scene of the assassination of Francis Ferdinand in 1914 which precipitated World War I
Translations
Босна
Bosna
Bosnien
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Bosznia
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ボスニア
보스니아
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Bosna
Bosnien
ประเทศบอสเนีย
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[ˈbɒzniə] nBosnie f

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البوسْنَة Bosna Bosnien Bosnien Βοσνία Bosnia Bosnia Bosnie Bosna Bosnia ボスニア 보스니아 Bosnië Bosnia Bośnia Bósnia Босния Bosnien ประเทศบอสเนีย Bosna Bosnia 波斯尼亚
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Weather in Sarajevo and in the southwest of Bosnia tomorrow will be moderate to mostly cloudy, while in the rest of Bosnia it will be mostly sunny with a gradual increase of cloudiness by the end of the day.
KARACHI -- Ambassador of Bosnia and Herzegovina Sakib Foric has advised the business and industrial community of Karachi to explore the investment opportunities in Bosnia and Herzegovina where they can enjoy many benefits including cheaper fuel and electricity along with tax free regime and other facilities being offered through the Foreign Investment Promotion Agency (FIPA) which facilitates and supports foreign direct investment in Bosnia.
KARACHI -- A trade delegation from Bosnia will visit Karachi very soon, said Bosnia's Ambassador Sakib Forik, in a meeting with Sindh Governor Mohammad Zubair, here on Thursday.
He opined that Bosnia and Herzegovina and Pakistan maintain good relations for many years and it was really heartening to see that Pakistan has continued to extend full support and cooperation to Bosnia particularly during difficult times.
Ailyn Agonia Doha AMBASSADOR of Bosnia and Herzegovina to Qatar HE Tarik Sadoviyc underscored the excellent relations between Qatar and his country particularly in political and diplomatic fields.
KARACHI -- The Ambassador of Bosnia and Herzegovina Sakib Foric has urged the business and industrial community of Karachi to explore investment opportunities in Bosnia and Herzegovina and avail benefits including cheaper fuel and electricity along with a tax free regime and other facilities being offered through the Foreign Investment Promotion Agency (FIPA).
Bosnia has lifted a key blockage on its road to EU membership, with help from Berlin.
The United States established diplomatic relations with Bosnia and Herzegovina in 1992 following its independence from Yugoslavia.
The Stabilisation and Association Council (SA Council) between Bosnia and Herzegovina and the European Union held its first meeting on 11 December 2015.
Your Excellency, bilateral relations between the Republic of Macedonia and Bosnia and Herzegovina were established 22 years ago.
They've been highly focused all week on the next job, the next challenge, and that comes against Bosnia.
Bosnia Herzegovina offers you a gateway to the European Union, he told reporter in an exclusive interview here.