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Hercegovina:

see Bosnia and HerzegovinaBosnia and Herzegovina
, Serbo-Croatian Bosna i Hercegovina, country (2013 pop. 3,791,622), 19,741 sq mi (51,129 sq km), on the Balkan peninsula, S Europe. It is bounded by Croatia on the west and north, Serbia on the northeast, and Montenegro on the southeast.
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Herzegovina

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a region in Bosnia-Herzegovina: originally under Austro-Hungarian rule; became part of the province of Bosnia-Herzegovina (1878), which was a constituent republic of Yugoslavia (1946--92)
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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.
Chapters 4 and 5 focus on developments in Serbia; 6 and 7 on Croatia; and 8 and 9 on Bosnia and Hercegovina.
It's important to recount this history because Western perceptions of what happened in Croatia, and what is happening now in Bosnia Hercegovina, have been clouded by four years of disinformation.
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 European Investment Bank announced on June 11 that it was lending Euro 40 million to the Government of Bosnia and Hercegovina, to modernise parts of the country's rail network.
Only when Milosevic's shift from Marxism to the "greater Serbia" philosophy brought ethnic cleansing and mass executions to Muslims in Bosnia and Hercegovina in the mid-nineties was there an outcry.
A point apiece leaves both sides tied for second place in Group F with Argentina leading the way thanks to their 2-1 win over Bosnia and Hercegovina on Sunday.
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.
Positive developments include media legislation, fairer application of the Amnesty Law, and Croatian co-operation with the EU's position on the disruptive behaviour of Croat nationalists in Bosnia and Hercegovina.
More precisely, the countries in scope are Austria, Bosnia and Hercegovina, Croatia, Czech Republic, Hungary, Macedonia, Montenegro, Romania, Serbia, Slovakia, and Slovenia.
Click here to read more on our mobile-friendly FIFA World Cup 2014 microsite Messi steals the show as Argentina beat Bosnia Rio De Janiero: Lionel Messi scored a trademark individual goal as Argentina opened their World Cup campaign with a narrow 2-1 win over Bosnia - Hercegovina at Rio de Janeiro's renovated Maracana on Sunday.
The Euro-Atlantic Disaster Response Coordination Centre (EADRCC) will conduct the consequence management field exercise BOSNA I HERCEGOVINA 2017 from 25th to 29th September 2017, in and around the city of Tuzla, Bosnia and Herzegovina.