Bosnia and Herzegovina


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Bosnia and Herzegovina

Bosnia and Herzegovina

or Bos·ni·a-Her·ze·go·vi·na or Bos·ni·a-Her·ce·go·vi·na  (bŏz′nē-ə-hĕrt′sə-gō′vē-nə, -gō-vē′-, hûrt′-) Commonly known as Bosnia
A country of the northwest Balkan Peninsula. It was a constituent republic of Yugoslavia from 1946 to 1991, when it declared its independence. In 1992 the country erupted in war among Serb, Bosniak, and Croat factions. A peace agreement was reached in November 1995 by Balkan leaders in Dayton, Ohio, which called for the creation of two substates, a Croat-Bosniak federation to govern one half of the country and a Bosnian Serb republic to constitute the other half, united under a newly created national presidency, assembly, court, and central bank.

Bos′nia and Herzegovi′na


n.
a republic in S Europe: formerly (1945–92) a constituent republic of Yugoslavia. 3,482,495; 19,741 sq. mi. (51,129 sq. km). Cap.: Sarajevo.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Bosnia and Herzegovina - a mountainous republic of south-central EuropeBosnia and Herzegovina - 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 и Херцеговина
Bosna a Hercegovina
Bosnien-Hercegovina
Bosnia ja Hertsegoviina
Bosnia ja Hertsegovina
Bosna i Hercegovina
Bosznia és HercegovinaBosznia-Hercegovina
Bosnia-Herzegovina
ボスニア・ヘルツェゴビナ
보스니아 헤르체코비나
Bosnija ir Hercegovina
Bosnia-HercegovinaBosnia og Herzegovina
Bósnia e HerzegovinaBósnia-Herzegovina
Bosnia şi Herţegovina
Bosna a Hercegovina
Bosnien och Hercegovina
ประเทศบอสเนียและเฮอร์เซโกวีน่า
Bosna HersekBosna-Hersek
Bosnia và Herzegovina

Bosnia and Herzegovina

Bosnia and Herzegovina

البوسْنَة والهِرْسِك Bosna a Hercegovina Bosnien-Hercegovina Bosnien-Herzegowina Βοσνία και Ερζεγονβίνη Bosnia y Herzegovina, Bosnia-Herzegovina Bosnia ja Hertsegovina Bosnie-Herzégovine Bosna i Hercegovina Bosnia ed Erzegovina ボスニア・ヘルツェゴビナ 보스니아 헤르체코비나 Bosnië en Herzegovina Bosnia og Herzegovina Bośnia i Hercegowina Bósnia e Herzegovina Босния и Герцеговина Bosnien och Hercegovina ประเทศบอสเนียและเฮอร์เซโกวีน่า Bosna-Hersek Bosnia và Herzegovina 波斯尼亚和黑塞哥维纳
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The next occasion that will test the respect of the rule of law by B&H institutions, including decisions of the Constitutional Court of Bosnia and Herzegovina, is the formation of the House of Peoples of the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina.
Serbian President Boris Tadic will host the meeting which will also be attended by Bosnia and Herzegovina's Presidency Chairman Nebojsa Radmanovic, and Zeljko Komsic and Bakir Izetbegovic, other members of the tripartite Presidency of Bosnia and Herzegovina.
During his visit, Minister Milososki met with members of the Presidency of Bosnia and Herzegovina, the presidents of the largest political parties in the country and the deputy minister of foreign affairs.
They will visit the institution and get to know more about the work of the Parliament of the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina and talk with the representatives in the House of Representatives: Lana Prlic, Nermin Muzur, Irfan Cengic and Nihad Colpa, as well as with the delegates of the House of Peoples of the Parliament of the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina Alisa Hajdarovic and Damir DA3/4ebo.
During the meeting, HE the ambassador conveyed the greetings of HH the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani to the President of Bosnia and Herzegovina and His Highness' wishes of health and happiness to the president and the government, as well as wishes of further progress and prosperity to the people of Bosnia and Herzegovina.
Merchandise trade between the EFTA States and Bosnia and Herzegovina increased at an average rate of 16.3% between 2001 and 2012.
Ever since the Republic of Macedonia and Bosnia and Herzegovina established diplomatic ties, they have been developing great relations in all fields.
BiH Presidency Member A efik DA3/4aferovic stressed that the integration of Bosnia and Herzegovina into the European Union, and in particular NATO, represents the guarantor of security and economic progress of the country.
Member of the Presidency of Bosnia and Herzegovina A efik DA3/4aferovic said that the case of the announced construction of a nuclear waste disposal site in Trgovska Gora in Croatia, right on the border with Bosnia and Herzegovina shows that the member of the BiH Presidency, Milorad Dodik, made a big mistake and has caused harm for everyone in BiH when he made a decision at the last session of the Presidency to work for the best interest of Croatia and against the interests of Bosnia and Herzegovina.
On October 4, 2016 the Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Belarus, Alena Kupchyna, visited Bosnia and Herzegovina.
Members of the EU integration committees of the state level, Bosnia and Herzegovina and Republic of Srpski parliaments and members of the newly established EU Integration Committee of the Brcko District Assembly paid a visit to Brussels recently.
The High Judicial and Prosecutorial Council (HJPC) of Bosnia and Herzegovina adopted, on the second day of the session, the Conclusions as a response to the Conclusions of the House of Representatives of the Parliamentary Assembly of Bosnia and Herzegovina adopted at a session of the House of Representatives held on June 26.