Bosnia and Herzegovina

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Synonyms for Bosnia and Herzegovina

a mountainous republic of south-central Europe

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Some stories stress violence and war (especially those of Sroan Papic), but more do not; love and sex dominate in the stories from Bosnia and Hercegovina.
Few people think of Bosnia and Hercegovina as a land of pristine wilderness in the heart of the Dinaric Alps, but the clash of Mediterranean and alpine climates has created one the most magnificent ecosystems in all of Europe.
Very little is being done to urge Bosnia and Hercegovina toward reform of its environmental laws and adoption of European standards, and a number of local policymakers seem more than willing to sell the country's natural bounty, to the highest bidder.
Eighty percent of the forested land in Bosnia and Hercegovina is state-owned, and the responsibility to ensure replanting lies ultimately with the state.
The rapid dismemberment of Bosnia and Hercegovina by military force in 1992", argue the authors, "may be compared to the events of 1941, when the disappearance of royal Yugoslavia left Bosnia at the mercy of a foreign occupying power.
The republic of Bosnia and Hercegovina was one of six republics of Yugoslavia, designed as a state for all the South Slavs, With Yugoslavia's disintegration and the aggressive ambitions of Greater Serbian nationalists, four out of the six republics faced potentially dangerous nationality issues.
The war in Croatia, Bosnia and Hercegovina is a war about cultural identity and traditions.
The catalogue of the destruction of, or damage to, cultural sites and monuments in Croatia, Bosnia and Hercegovina can never be complete nor up-to-date, since this is a continuous process.
The article on Yugoslavia also was redone to reflect its evolution into a new, smaller state, while the entries on the former Yugoslav republics -- Bosnia and Hercegovina, Croatia, Macedonia and Slovenia -- were revised and expanded to reflect their status as independent countries.
This project aims at rehabilitation and reconstruction of vital public institutions buildings in several flood affected municipalities in Bosnia and Hercegovina.
Branka Turkic, an artist from Bosnia and Hercegovina, said the most important goal in such events is that it helps in developing connections through art.
The Barry-born 25-year-old centre back has already earned a full cap for his country after coming on as a 78th minute substitute in a friendly against Bosnia and Hercegovina in Llanelli on August 15 last year.