Hercegovina


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Her·ce·go·vi·na

 (hĕrt′sə-gō′vē-nə, -gō-vē′-, hûrt′-)
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Hercegovina

(Bosnian ˈhɛrtsɛɡɔvina)
n
(Placename) a variant of Herzegovina
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Her•ze•go•vi•na

(ˌhɛr tsə goʊˈvi nə)

n.
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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He added that the Presidency of BiH handed a request for membership of Bosnia and Hercegovina to the European Union in 2016.
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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.Speaking to KUNA, Alkalaj expressed pleasure over the "historic" visit by HH the Prime Minister of Kuwait, stressing that the relations between his country and Kuwait were strong and special, since the first day of Bosnia's establishment.He hailed the role the Kuwaiti leadership plays in supporting Bosnia.He said that the visit of Al-Sabah was a new launch of the the march of the two countries' ties.
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