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Bosnians march in first Gay Pride under tight police protection

08 Sep 2019

SARAJEVO Several thousand people marched in Bosnia's first Gay Pride on Sunday, protected by a major security operation including anti-sniper units after some conservative Muslim groups organized counter-rallies.

Bosnians march in first Gay Pride under tight police protection

08 Sep 2019

SARAJEVO, Sept 8 Several thousand people marched in Bosnia's first Gay Pride on Sunday, protected by a major security operation including anti-sniper units after some conservative Muslim groups organised counter-rallies.

Bosnians to march for Gay Pride - under heavy police protection

06 Sep 2019

SARAJEVO Bosnia's first Gay Pride march on Sunday will be protected by a major security operation after some conservative Muslim groups had attempted to prevent the event and others organised counter-rallies.

In global first, U.N. body orders Bosnia to pay wartime rape victim

29 Aug 2019

SARAJEVO The United Nations has ordered Bosnia to compensate a woman raped by a soldier during war and to set up a nationwide war crimes reparation scheme, after the first case of sexual violence brought before the U.N. Committee Against Torture.

Bosnia-born Matrix co-writer foresees partition of America

22 Aug 2019

SARAJEVO Novelist and Matrix co-writer Aleksandar Hemon worries that growing U.S. social divisions could bring about the partition of the United States, saying present-day America reminds him of his native Bosnia, ethnically divided after war in the 1990s.

Top world film makers to honour 25th Sarajevo film festival

26 Jul 2019

SARAJEVO Some of the world's top film makers, including two-time Oscar-winning director Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu, will show their movies and hold master classes honouring the 25th Sarajevo film festival in August, the festival director said on Friday.

Short-sighted policies stall Balkans' integration into EU: Erdogan

09 Jul 2019

MOUNT JAHORINA, Bosnia Short-sighted anti-immigrant populism in some European Union member states has blocked the integration of Western Balkan countries into the EU, weakening the region's stability, Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said on Tuesday.

Diseases, food shortages plague migrant 'jungle camp' in Bosnia

26 Jun 2019

VUCJAK, Bosnia - Aid workers sounded the alarm on Wednesday about health and hygiene conditions in a makeshift forest camp in Bosnia for hundreds of migrants as they face the spread of scabies and other diseases as well as food shortages.

Diseases, food shortages plague migrant 'jungle camp' in Bosnia

26 Jun 2019

VUCJAK, Bosnia Aid workers sounded the alarm on Wednesday about health and hygiene conditions in a makeshift forest camp in Bosnia for hundreds of migrants as they face the spread of scabies and other diseases as well as food shortages.

Bosnia's presidency sacks two Serb members of central bank board

20 Jun 2019

SARAJEVO Bosnia's tripartite presidency has sacked two Serb members of the central bank's managing board, officials confirmed on Thursday, but the lack of an explanation of the decision raised concerns the move was politically motivated.

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