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Bosnia presidency breaks deadlock to appoint PM designate

Nov. 19, 2019 11:03 AM EST

SARAJEVO, Bosnia-Herzegovina (AP) — Bosnia’s multiethnic presidency on Tuesday appointed a candidate to run the new government, breaking a political deadlock in the Balkan country more than a year after the holding of a general election. Bosnian Serb politician Zoran Tegeltija was tapped by the...

EU human rights official criticizes Serbia defense ministry

Nov. 6, 2019 1:46 PM EST

BELGRADE, Serbia (AP) — A top European human rights official on Wednesday sharply criticized Serbia's defense ministry for promoting a book that attempts to deny that Bosnian Serb forces carried out a wartime attack that killed 71 people in the Bosnian town of Tuzla in 1995. Council of Europe Commissioner...

The Latest: Group want Handke award revoked

Oct. 10, 2019 4:50 PM EDT

STOCKHOLM (AP) — The Latest on the awarding of the 2019 Nobel Prizes (all times local): 10:48 p.m. The Mothers of Srebrenica group that gathers relatives of the victims of the 1995 massacre in the Bosnian enclave is demanding that the Nobel committee revoke Peter Handke's prize for literature. The...