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Elections In Mostar Are Critical

Today U.S. Special Representative for the Western Balkans, Matthew Palmer, U.S. Ambassador Eric Nelson, EU Head of Delegation/EUSR, Ambassador Johann Sattler, High Representative Valentin Inzko, OSCE Mission to BiH Ambassador Kathleen Kavalec, and UK Chargé d’Affaires Ruth Wiseman met with SDA President Bakir Izetbegović and HDZ-BiH President Dragan Čović to discuss the pressing need for ...
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Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Sarajevo

Location: Bosnia and Herzegovina, countrywide Event:  During the holiday season, security measures in Bosnia and Herzegovina remain heightened due to ongoing threats posed by transnational terrorist organizations and individuals inspired by violent extremist ideology throughout Europe.  Violent extremists continue to focus on locations such as Christmas holiday markets, shopping malls, airports, clubs, restaurants, places of worship, ...
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Joint Statement on Successfully Holding Bosnia and Herzegovina’s first Pride March

We congratulate the Organizing Committee, March participants, local institutions, and citizens of BiH on successfully holding Bosnia and Herzegovina’s first Pride March.  The people of BiH came together to reject fear and hate and instead demonstrated to the world that BiH is indeed an open and tolerant country that respects the rights of all individuals. ...
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Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Sarajevo

Location:  The Pride March route will be on Marshall Tito Street, starting at noon from the Eternal Flame and concluding at the Parliament square. Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina. Event:  The inaugural Pride March in Bosnia and Herzegovina will take place Sunday, September 8 starting at noon.  Other related demonstrations are scheduled, one on Saturday, September 7 ...
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Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Sarajevo

Location: Bosnia and Herzegovina, countrywide Event: The summer holiday season provides a good chance to remind U.S. citizens to pay attention to their personal safety and security. Here are some general safety actions to take: Actions to Take: Travel with others when possible. Inform your colleagues and family about your plans and how to reach ...
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