Responding to incorrect news reports, the United Nations Mission in Bosnia and Herzegovina (UNMIBH) today issued a statement clarifying its police reform efforts.
The United Nations Mission in Bosnia and Herzegovina (UNMIBH) and the top civilian official responsible for implementing the Dayton peace accord today wrote to the country's political parties and Interior Ministries denouncing interference with local police work.
The United Nations Mission in Bosnia and Herzegovina (UNMIBH) today outlined the certification process it has designed to ensure that the country's police meet international standards of professional competence and personal integrity, saying those who fall short of those standards would not be allowed to serve.
United Nations Secretary-General Kofi Annan has recommended extending the UN Mission in Bosnia and Herzegovina (UNMIBH) through the end of this year and reducing its strength in October as the Mission is rapidly moving towards the completion of its core tasks.
Secretary-General Kofi Annan intends to appoint a senior police official from Denmark as the next head of the law enforcement component of the United Nations Mission in Bosnia and Herzegovina’s (UNMIBH), a UN spokesman announced today in New York.
The United Nations and its principle development agency today announced a broad recovery programme for the Srebrenica region, one of the areas most damaged and traumatized by the 1990s war in Bosnia and Herzegovina.
Since unveiling a more aggressive scheme last year to catch human traffickers, the United Nations Mission in Bosnia and Herzegovina (UNMIBH) has discovered more than 1,300 girls working as prostitutes in bars around the country, the head of the programme said today in New York.