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President of High Judicial Council of BiH questioned in the Prosecutors Office

May 30, 2019 6:30 PM
President of High Judicial Council of BiH questioned in the Prosecutors Office

President of the High Judicial and Prosecutorial Council of Bosnia and Herzegovina Milan Tegeltija was questioned as a witness to the acting prosecutor of the Prosecutor’s Office of Bosnia and Herzegovina. Although there are no details of what he was talking to a lawyer, it is known that Tegeltija was […]

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Investigation and Protection Agency Officer suspended over Corruption Scandal

9:30 AM
Investigation and Protection Agency Officer suspended over Corruption Scandal

Director of the Investigation and Protection Agency (SIPA) Perica Stanic today suspended the inspector Marko Pandza against whom disciplinary proceedings were initiated, was confirmed to Patria by Luka Miladinovic, SIPA spokesperson. “The Disciplinary Commission has initiated disciplinary proceedings because of the existence of suspicion that he has committed more serious violations […]

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Bosnia’s Top Official asked for Personal Security after the Corruption Scandal

May 26, 2019 12:00 PM
Bosnia’s Top Official asked for Personal Security after the Corruption Scandal

The President of the High Judicial and Prosecutorial Council (HJCP) BiH Milan Tegeltija addressed the Director of the Directorate for Coordination of Police Bodies of BiH Mirsad Vilic urgently over the phone and asked for his personal security during his stay in Sarajevo. Tegeltija, as stated in the press release, […]

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Bosnia’s Top Judicial Official caught in a Corruption Scandal

May 25, 2019 6:00 PM
Bosnia’s Top Judicial Official caught in a Corruption Scandal

Bosnia’s top judicial official became embroiled in a corruption scandal on Thursday after a secretly-filmed video was released showing him allegedly taking bribes through a middleman. The eight minute video, filmed in November 2018, was published by the Bosnian investigative news portal Zurnal, and shows a an officer named Marko Pandza […]

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EU allocates 2.2. Million Euros as Support to the Fight against Organized Crime and Corruption in BiH

May 17, 2019 7:00 AM
EU allocates 2.2. Million Euros as Support to the Fight against Organized Crime and Corruption in BiH

“Organised crime and corruption work very well together, have established networks, and we have to match them with a coordinated approach involving different agencies at different levels in Bosnia and Herzegovina. We can only be strong in our efforts if we are coordinated,” said Khaldoun Sinno, Charge d’Affairs of the Delegation of […]

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Sweden’s Support for Anticorruption in BiH with 1,9 million BAM in the next Four Years

April 24, 2019 11:00 AM
Sweden’s Support for Anticorruption in BiH with 1,9 million BAM in the next Four Years

Sweden/Sida has decided to support Transparency International BiH’s core activities with 1,9 million BAM in the next four years. The agreement was signed between Marie Bergström, the Head of Development Cooperation at the Swedish Embassy and Srđan Blagovčanin, Chairman of the Board of Directors of the TI BiH. The Agreement […]

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Three Persons suspected of Migrants Smuggling in BiH

April 21, 2019 3:00 PM
Three Persons suspected of Migrants Smuggling in BiH

Having questioned the suspects, the Prosecutor from the Special Department for Organised Crime, Economic Crime and Corruption of the Prosecutor’s Office of Bosnia and Herzegovina in charge of the case put forward a Motion with the Court of Bosnia and Herzegovina, seeking that custody be ordered against Nenad Mirković, born […]

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OSCE Mission to BiH presented Report on the Monitoring of Corruption Cases before Courts

April 19, 2019 5:00 PM
OSCE Mission to BiH presented Report on the Monitoring of Corruption Cases before Courts

The OSCE Mission to Bosnia and Herzegovina (BiH) presented today in Sarajevo its second report on the monitoring of corruption cases before courts in BiH. The report concludes that the judicial response to corruption in BiH is insufficient, particularly with regard to processing of medium and high-level cases. The report, […]

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Former Croat PM sentenced to six years in corruption case

April 9, 2019 3:00 PM
Former Croat PM sentenced to six years in corruption case

The Supreme Court of Croatia confirmed on Thursday the previous ruling against former Prime Minister Ivo Sanader and sentenced him to prison, the court spokesperson told reporters on Thursday. The court accepted the prosecutor’s appeal and increased Sanader’s sentence from four and a half to six years and issued an […]

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Civil Society Organisations are Fundamental in the Fight Against Corruption

April 5, 2019 8:00 AM
Civil Society Organisations are Fundamental in the Fight Against Corruption

The European Union is committed to continuing being a reliable partner for Bosnia and Herzegovina on its EU integration process, not least through the funding of three new anti-corruption projects worth EUR 3.5 million that have started in 2019. With a clear message that widespread, systematic corruption is a no-go […]

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