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Bosnia: political agreement for a 'functional' country

And to advance on the European path

13 June, 12:09
(ANSA) - BELGRADE, JUN 13 - The leaders of the political parties represented in the Parliamentary Assembly and the members of the Presidency of Bosnia and Herzegovina adopted a political agreement in Brussels, in order to ensure a "functional Bosnia and Herzegovina that advances on the European path," the Council of the European Union said in a statement.

The leaders, in the presence of the President of the European Council, Charles Michel, and the High Representative of the European Union, Josep Borrell, agreed on "preserving and building a peaceful, stable, sovereign and independent functional European state of Bosnia and Herzegovina comprised of Bosniacs, Croats and Serbs as constituent peoples (along with Others), and citizens of Bosnia and Herzegovina, which consists of two entities and Brčko District, established in line with the Constitution and the General Framework Agreement for Peace." Moreover, they agreed to uphold the principle of the rule of law and conduct free and democratic elections as well as develop democratic institutions at all levels of government/authority." Furthermore, they agreed on "the principles and values underlying the European Union and democratic societies and to Bosnia and Herzegovina's future within the European Union." (ANSA).

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