Bosnia

Yevgeny Korolev. Photo courtesy of daviscup.com
Tennis: Yevgeny Korolev advances into quarterfinals of Bosnia and Herzegovina tournament

25-y.o. Korolev of Kazakhstan won over Serbian Dusan Lajovic with the score of 7:5, 6:3 in the second round of the tournament.

Tennis: Yevgeny Korolev advances into quarterfinals of Bosnia and Herzegovina tournament
Winter weather claims second victim in the Balkans
Winter weather claims second victim in the Balkans

Freezing temperatures and heavy snowfall in the Balkans, that seriously affected traffic throughout the region, claimed a second victim on Sunday as a man died from cold in northern Serbia.

Winter weather claims second victim in the Balkans
Clinton to push Bosnia for reforms at start of Balkans tour
Clinton to push Bosnia for reforms at start of Balkans tour

US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton begins a five-nation Balkans tour on Tuesday, seeking to push regional leaders to stick to existing agreements and enact the reforms needed to join the EU and NATO.

Clinton to push Bosnia for reforms at start of Balkans tour
The bodies of 520 recently identified victims of the Srebrenica massacr is buried on July 11. ©REUTERS
Muslims fear Serb win in Srebrenica vote will complete genocide

Muslims from Srebrenica, the site of Europe's worst atrocity since World War II, fear a Bosnian Serb win in Sunday's local polls would represent "the final step of a genocide".

Muslims fear Serb win in Srebrenica vote will complete genocide
EU chief urges Bosnia to abolish political discrimination
EU chief urges Bosnia to abolish political discrimination

EU president Herman Van Rompuy urged Bosnian leaders on Sunday to undertake reforms needed for the country's approach to the bloc, notably those abolishing political discrimination of Romas and Jews.

EU chief urges Bosnia to abolish political discrimination
Christians, Muslims, Jews call for peace from Sarajevo
Christians, Muslims, Jews call for peace from Sarajevo

Leaders of Orthodox, Roman Catholic, Muslim and Jewish communities Sunday made a pressing call for peace from Bosnia which was the scene of the worst atrocities committed in Europe since World War II.

Christians, Muslims, Jews call for peace from Sarajevo
UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon. ©REUTERS/Stringer
First visit of UN chief to site of Srebrenica genocide

Ban Ki-moon begins a tour of the Balkans this week which will include the first visit by a UN chief to the site of the 1995 Srebrenica massacre and to Kosovo since it declared independence in 2008.

First visit of UN chief to site of Srebrenica genocide
First witness to take stand against Ratko Mladic
First witness to take stand against Ratko Mladic

UN prosecutors open their case Monday against Bosnian Serb ex-military chief Ratko Mladic before the Yugoslav war crimes court, with their first witness to testify on how he survived a mass execution in 1992.

First witness to take stand against Ratko Mladic