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Alija . 1925--2003, Bosnia and Herzegovinian politician: president (1992--2000), he led the country to independence and during the subsequent civil war
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SARAJEVO, Oct 17 (KUNA) -- Member of the Presidency of Bosnia and Herzegovina Bakir Izetbegovic opened on Saturday the Sarajevo Resort, an integrated Kuwait-funded tourist project, in Osenik village in the Municipality of Hadzici on the southwest outskirts of Sarajevo.
Whatever happens does so in the very heart of life and, even if it does not appear so to some at first glance, life itself is the greatest miracle, as Alija Izetbegovic put it.
Invited by the Chairman of the Presidency of Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bakir Izetbegovic, and Sarajevo Mayor Ivo Komsic, the President of the Republic of Macedonia, Gjorge Ivanov, attended the celebration of the centenary of World War I in Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina, on 28 June.
Bosnia is facing a horrible catastrophe,'' said Bakir Izetbegovic, the chairman of the Bosnian three-man presidency.
The Foreign Secretary William Hague met HE Bakir Izetbegovic, a member of the tri-partite Presidency of Bosnia and Herzegovina (BiH) at the FCO on 29 October.
The surprise apology comes days after Bosnian Muslim leader Bakir Izetbegovic publicly upbraided Serbia's nationalist president, demanding he must face the truth of Srebrenica and the siege of Sarajevo before the region can move on.
Talking to the Bosnian President Bakir Izetbegovic on Wednesday, she hoped that the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) signed with the Bosnian Chamber would provide a framework for enhancing bilateral trade.
Meanwhile, Foreign Minister Hina Rabbani Khar called on the Chairman of the Presidency of Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bakir Izetbegovic.
Bosnian president Bakir Izetbegovic said: "First of all, we are expecting from this trial the truth.
Bulgaria's Ambassador in Sarajevo Angel Angelov presented his credentials to the Chairman of the Presidency of Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bakir Izetbegovic, on Tuesday.
Yilmaz then visited the tomb of Alija Izetbegovic, the first president of Bosnia-Herzegovina in 1990.
Alija Izetbegovic, the president of Bosnia-Herzegovina, said that he was never more Muslim than when he was in solitary confinement under Marshal Tito for 15 years.