Eu/bosnia-Herzegovina : Eu Urges Leaders of Bosnia-Herzegovina to Roll Their Sleeves Up
The Republic of Bosnia-Herzegovina's (BiH) elections, held on 1 October, which were run and managed entirely by domestic institutions for the first time,awere broadly in line with international standards for democratic elections, says an Organisation for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) report.
However, the campaign was full of ultra-nationalist comments, all types of accusatins, verbal sensationalism and rash promises. Commenting on the election, Javier Solana, the EU's High Representative, appealed to the elected leaders to unite their efforts to form a stable and effective government so as to bring BiH closer to the EU. "What we need to see now is effective …
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Publication information: Article title: Eu/bosnia-Herzegovina : Eu Urges Leaders of Bosnia-Herzegovina to Roll Their Sleeves Up. Contributors: Not available. Magazine title: Europe-East. Publication date: October 24, 2006. Page number: 63319. © 2009 Europolitics. COPYRIGHT 2006 Gale Group.
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