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Inzko's appointment confirmed

(B2) The ambassadors of the 27 formally approved, on March 10, the appointment of the new Special Representative for Bosnia and Herzegovina, Valentin Inzko, who has a double hat since he is also the High Representative of the International Community for the country. This, through the silence procedure. This formalization means, according to the European diplomat, that among the other representatives of the international community (Russia, USA, etc.) gathered within the PIC there is a political consensus. Well almost. It now remains to also obtain the formal decision from their side (done by March 25-26). The Russians have often indicated their disagreement with the OHR's ​​decisions by a “footnote” without really formally vetoing it, believing that the mission should now end. download the draft decision


Nicolas Gros Verheyde

Chief editor of the B2 site. Graduated in European law from the University of Paris I Pantheon Sorbonne and listener to the 65th session of the IHEDN (Institut des Hautes Etudes de la Défense Nationale. Journalist since 1989, founded B2 - Bruxelles2 in 2008. EU/NATO correspondent in Brussels for Sud-Ouest (previously West-France and France-Soir).