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Council of Europe, UN agency urges Bosnia to move migrant camp

Council of Europe, UN agency urges Bosnia to move migrant camp

The UN migration agency and the Council of Europe's human rights commissioner urged Bosnia on Thursday to relocate an overcrowded migrant camp, warning of a humanitarian risk because of ‘deplorable’ conditions.

Indian steel magnate's brother bailed in Bosnia

Indian steel magnate's brother bailed in Bosnia

Indian industrialist Pramod Mittal, brother of steel magnate Lakshmi Mittal, was released Tuesday after payment of 12.5 million euros

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

Diseases, food shortages plague migrant "jungle camp" in 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.

Migrants clash with police at Bosnian-Croatian border

Migrants clash with police at Bosnian-Croatian border

At least three migrants were hurt Wednesday in a second day of skirmishes with police at Bosnia's border with EU member state Croatia, according to an AFP journalist, with several officers also reporting minor injuries.

Meteor shower lights up skies over Bosnia

Meteor shower lights up skies over Bosnia

The so-called Perseids meteor shower returns to the skies every August, and are best viewed in the northern hemisphere in isolated areas.

Prosecutors seek second genocide conviction, life sentence for Karadzic

Prosecutors seek second genocide conviction, life sentence for Karadzic

Prosecutors appealed to a United Nations court in the Hague on Tuesday to convict former Bosnian Serb leader Radovan Karadzic of genocide for the killing of Croats and Muslims across Bosnia during the 1992-95 war.

Qatar Charity sends winter relief to orphans in Kosovo, Bosnia

Qatar Charity sends winter relief to orphans in Kosovo, Bosnia

Qatar Charity’s (QC) contributions to the ‘Orphan Below Zero’ campaign have reached Kosovo and Bosnia, it was announced in a statement.

Private funeral for war criminal Praljak, lawyer says

Private funeral for war criminal Praljak, lawyer says

Bosnian Croat war criminal Slobodan Praljak, who killed himself in front of UN judges in The Hague this week, will have a private funeral, his lawyer said Saturday.

Dutch probe Bosnian war criminal's live UN court suicide

Dutch probe Bosnian war criminal's live UN court suicide

Dutch prosecutors are investigating how a Bosnian Croat war criminal managed to dramatically take his own life Wednesday, apparently after drinking poison he had smuggled into a UN court ...

Dutch PM says Erdogan massacre claim 'historical falsehood'

Dutch PM says Erdogan massacre claim 'historical falsehood'

Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte on Tuesday slammed Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan after he said the Dutch "character" was "broken" over the 1995 Srebrenica massacre.

Cabinet approves amendment to law on scouts association

Cabinet approves amendment to law on scouts association

HE the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of State for Cabinet Affairs Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid al-Mahmoud chaired the Cabinet’s regular weekly meeting at its Emiri Diwan premises yesterday.