Mohammed Afzal Khan CBE was born in 1960, in Jhelum, Pakistan. Mr. Khan is a Labour Party politician in Manchester and a Member of the European Parliament. In 2005, he became the Manchester’s youngest, and first Asian, Lord Mayor, and was awarded ‘Mayor of the Year’ by the Co-operative Bank. […]
BH & EU
Afzal Khan MEP: “What we really need now is for political leaders to rise above ethnic divisions and do what it is best for their citizens”
Hennessey: Council of Europe Office in B&H Works to Promote Shared European Values and Full Benefits of CoE Membership for B&H
By: Medina Malagić Head of the Council of Europe (CoE) office in Sarajevo Mary Ann Hennessey speaks to us about...
Ambassador of Norway to B&H Vibeke Lilloe: “Norway wants to contribute to building a free, sustainable and fair democracy in Bosnia and Herzegovina to the benefit of all its people”
Sarajevo Times had the pleasure to speak with the Ambassador of Norway to B&H, Vibeke Lilloe. Ambassador Lilloe...
By Meshaj Liljana The Europian Union’s support is of great significance especially for post war and transitional...
Executive Director of Transparency International B&H Srđan Blagovčanin By: Nevena Šarenac Executive Director of Transparency International Bosnia and Herzegovina (TI B&H) Srđan Blagovčanin in an interview for ” Sarajevo Times ” points out that the strengthening of civil society as a whole is a very important aspect of fighting corruption, […]Read more ›
Interview with the Head of the OSCE Mission to Bosnia-Herzegovina, Ambassador Fletcher M. Burton By: Medina Malagić ‘Sarajevo Times’ had the opportunity to speak with the Head of the OSCE Mission to Bosnia-Herzegovina, Ambassador Fletcher M. Burton. Ambassador Burton spoke about the wide range of issues in which the OSCE […]Read more ›
Interview:Ambassador of Great Britain to BiH Nigel Casey Current protests in BiH are a good sign that people are no longer willing to sit in silence and observe everything that happens By: Nevena Šarenac Portal ‘Sarajevo Times’ had the opportunity to speak with the British Ambassador to BiH Nigel […]Read more ›
I am saddened that BiH citizens suffer because of political failures, for they deserve only the best
Interview with European Parliament Rapporteur on Visa Liberalization for the Western Balkans and member of the European Parliament Tanja Fajon Re-introducing the visa regime is possible with the introduction of the mechanism, and only if one or more countries of the EU would ask for that and if they […]Read more ›
By Annemarie Majlund Jensen Today the centre of Zenica marked the location of the celebration of Europe Day. Here the opening of the exhibition ‘Eu in Art’ at Alija Izatbegovic Square gathered citizens as well as journalists and media to follow the event. A special guest at the opening was […]Read more ›
Interview: Ambassador of Russia to BiH Alexander Botsan-Kharchenko By Nevena Šarenac Ambassador of Russia to BiH Alexander Botsan-Kharchenko in an interview to ”Sarajevo Times” noted that the economic cooperation between BiH and Russia can be marked as positive, and in the past few years there was an obvious improvement in […]Read more ›