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 (hĕrt′sə-gō′vē-nə, -gō-vē′-, hûrt′-)


(Bosnian ˈhɛrtsɛɡɔvina)
(Placename) a variant of Herzegovina


(ˌhɛr tsə goʊˈvi nə)

a historic region in S Europe: now part of Bosnia and Herzegovina. Serbo-Croatian, Hercegovina.
Her`ze•go•vi′ni•an, adj., n.
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High Representative Inzko also congratulated the BiH Council of Ministers Chairman Denis Zvizdic, DEI Director Edin Dilberovic and Head of the EU Delegation and EUSR Lars-Gunnar Wigemark on this special day for Bosnia and Hercegovina, stated the OHR.
Iran, playing in the World Cup finals for the fourth time after 1978, 1998 and 2006, have been drawn in Group F alongside Argentina, Nigeria and Bosnia Hercegovina.
But even if they lose to the Group F favourites, last night's battling point will keep their hopes alive heading into the final game of the section with Bosnia and Hercegovina.
RBI was also recognised as 'Best Bank in Austria', while its subsidiary, Raiffeisen Bank dd Bosna i Hercegovina, was named 'Best Bank in Bosnia.
9 April 2010 - The European Fund for Southeast Europe (EFSE) said it is providing a EUR6m (USD8m) credit line to Intesa Sanpaolo Banka dd Bosna i Hercegovina, part of Italian banking group Intesa Sanpaolo SpA (BIT:ISP).
SARAJEVO, Nov 24 (KUNA) -- Bosnia's Foreign Affairs Minister Sven Alkalaj praised Tuesday His Highness the Prime Minister of Kuwait Sheikh Nasser Al-Mohammad Al-Sabah and described his visit to Bosnia Hercegovina as a "big diplomatic achievement" at the Bosnian foreign policy level.
He stands accused of having "participated in an overarching joint criminal enterprise to permanently remove Bosnian Muslim and Bosnian Croat inhabitants from the territories of Bosnia Hercegovina claimed as Bosnian Serb territory," states the charge sheet.
Eastern Europe is Lonely Planet's comprehensive travel guide compiled by thirteen authors who spent 4732 combined hours of on-the-road research, covering the nations of Albania, Belarus, Bosnia & Hercegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Estonia, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Macedonia, Moldova, Montenegro, Poland, Romania, Russia, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, and Ukraine.
THIS is A SUPERB SELECTION of new authors and short stories from Bosnia and Hercegovina, Croatia, and Serbia/Montenegro, each section compiled by an editor from that country.
They happened all the time during the recent (1992-1995) war in Bosnia and Hercegovina (Bill).
Bosna i Hercegovina (RB) Sarajevo, the largest bank in the country, which will enable it to provide private sector clients including small and medium-sized businesses with medium- to long-term financing that, the EBRD points out, is otherwise scarce.
In contrast to art works that are culturally understood to be born of one time and place but belong to all ages and all peoples--from Leonardos to the Buddhas of Bamiyan--books and other special collections materials--the sorts of texts and images once found in the national library of Bosnia and Hercegovina in Sarajevo--are usually perceived to be more closely bound in identity with a specific language, culture, and time.