Sarajevo, March 31, 2010 – The U.S. Government, through the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) and the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (Sida), are pleased to announce the inauguration of a joint loan guarantee program for Bosnia-Herzegovina (BiH), co-funded between the two bilateral donor agencies.
Read more: USAID and Sida: Innovative Partnerships for Development Goals
Editor Still Faces Combined Total of 525 Years, on 105 Counts
VIENNA, 7 April 2010 - Vedat Kursun, former editor of the Kurdish daily, Azadiya Welat was on Wednesday sentenced by a Turkish court to three years in prison in connection with two articles deemed to have spread propaganda for the outlawed Kurdistan Workers' Party, PKK - which is considered a terrorist organisation by Turkey, the European Union, the United States and many other countries.
Read more: Turkey Sentences Former Editor of Kurdish Newspaper to Three Years in Prison
The US Embassy in Bosnia and Herzegovina is honored to announce the return visit of Mr. Martin Luther King, III, son of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and Coretta Scott King, from May 4-6, 2010. Mr. King, III is the President and Chief Executive Officer of The King Center in Atlanta.
Read more: MARTIN LUTHER KING, III RETURNS TO BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA