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Medugorje

Medugorje a town located in the Herzegovina region of Bosnia and Herzegovina, around 25 km southwest of Mostar and close to the border of Croatia. Since 1981, it has become a popular site of religious pilgrimage due to reports of apparitions of the Virgin Mary to six local Catholics.

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Sat Sep 13, 2014

The Orlando Sentinel

'Coexistence,' a Jerusalem-based art exhibit on peace, visits Kissimmee

The Museum on the Seam in Jerusalem created the exhibit "Coexistence: The Art of Living Together." WHAT: In anticipation of International Peace Day, Sept.

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Fri Sep 12, 2014

SETimes news

To stem ISIL, region should prevent spread of radical Islamic ideas

Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant forces use the internet and social media to recruit young Muslims. [AFP] Nobody knows when Bosnia and Herzegovina citizen Emrah Fojnica decided to die.

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Thu Sep 11, 2014

SETimes news

BiH targets jihad fighters, recruiters

BiH police officers hold a suspect who was detained during an anti-terrorism raid in Sarajevo on September 3rd. [AFP] Bosnia and Herzegovina's state court ordered a one-month detention for five Islamists charged with organising and recruiting people to join European-based fighters in Syria and Iraq, the court said on Monday .

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BroadwayWorld.com

9th Annual FILMINUTE Festival Launches with Films from 18 Countries

The 9th edition of FILMINUTE, the international one-minute film festival, opens this week and showcases the world's best 25 indie films. 18 countries ranging from Afghanistan to Colombia, and from Finland to South Africa are represented and will compete for the international jury-awarded Best FILMINUTE.

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Wed Sep 10, 2014

TrekEarth

goran bregovic

Goran Bregovic sang this evening in Ankara serbian singer, we love him...... Goran BregoviA is a musician and one of the most internationally known modern musicians and composers of the Balkans. He left Bosnia and Herzegovina before the Bosnian War.

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TeleGeography CommsUpdate

United Group linked with EUR23m bid for Sarajevo-based M&H Company

Henrik Kraft, the head of KKR's technology and communications team in Europe, was quoted as saying: 'Such investments provide direct benefits to the citizens via creating jobs and enhancing the quality of services, and also serve as an example to other foreign investors who consider investing in Bosnia & Herzegovina.' United Group already has a presence in Bosnia via its Telemach cable subsidiary, while M&H Company offers cable TV, broadband and fixed telephony services in Sarajevo, Kakanj, Zenica and Travnik.

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Tue Sep 09, 2014

PR-inside.com

New Market Research Report: Meat Market in Bosnia and Herzegovina: Databook to 2017

The report presents detailed historic and forecast data on the Meat consumption trends in Bosnia and Herzegovina, offering consumption volume and value at market and category level. Bringing together Canadean's research, modeling, and analysis expertise to develop uniquely detailed market data, it allows both foreign and domestic companies to identify the market dynamics of overall Meat sales, and remain sensitive to those categories that will be in the ascendency in the coming years.

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TrekEarth

Kravica waterfalls

Kravice is a waterfall on the Trebi3 4at River in Bosnia and Herzegovina. Its height is between 25 metres and the radius of the lake in the base of the waterfall is 120 metres.

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Towleroad

Transgender Model Andreja Pejic Launches Documentary Kickstarter Campaign - VIDEO

Pejic, an Australian national originally from Bosnia and Herzegovina , spent time in a refugee camp near Belgrade during the Bosnian War. The documentary Andrej "will explore gender politics in-depth around the globe, and the beauty industry and its attitude towards diversity, will be a focal point."

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Mon Sep 08, 2014

International Business Times

Meteorite Hits Nicaraguan Capital Managua, Creates Crater Near Airport

A meteor streaks over the sky during the Perseid meteor shower at the Maculje archaeological site near Novi Travnik August 12, 2014. According to , the annual Perseid meteor shower reaches its peak on August 12 and 13 in Europe.

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Sun Sep 07, 2014

Customer Interaction Solutions

Bosnia and Herzegovina Country Report August 2014 [IntelliNews - Country Reports]

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY This report covers the main macroeconomic releases from August 6 until September 5, 2014 as well as the financial and political events that took place in Bosnia during this period. Despite rising indirect tax revenues in the country since the start of the year, the Indirect Taxation Authority has cut its net revenue estimate for 2014 - by 0.8% compared to the initial plan, to reflect the economic impact of the May floods.

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Fri Sep 05, 2014

Resource Investing News

Bosnian Mine Accident: 5 Miners Killed

Thursday's 3.5-magnitude earthquake near the central Bosnian town of Zenica caused rocks in the nearby mine to fracture explosively, officials said. Thirty-nine miners died in a rock burst in Raspotocje in 1982, and Civic said two previous rock bursts at the mine this year had injured 16. The mining accident in the Raspotocje pit is a huge tragedy for all of Bosnia and Herzegovina.

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SETimes news

BiH war crimes arrests lauded by ICTY

"Regional co-operation is of extreme importance for work on Category 2 cases," ICTY chief prosecutor Serge Brammertz said. [AFP] The recent arrest of 13 former Bosnian Serb soldiers and policemen suspected of taking part in the murder and persecution of dozens of BiH's Croats and Muslim Bosniaks in the country's 1992 to 1995 conflict was hailed by the ICTY and by BiH citizens.

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DefenceTalk News

Latvian Army Purchases UK Armoured Combat Vehicles

The highly-mobile UK vehicles have been sold to the Latvian Army in a package worth A 39.4m, including their overhaul and refurbishment. The vehicles have previously been used in operations in Bosnia and Herzegovina, Iraq and Afghanistan.

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Thu Sep 04, 2014

International Business Times

Another Beheading, But Victim Is 82-Year-Old Woman In London;...

There was another British victim of beheading on Thursday, but it was not the Briton held captive by the Islamic State. Rather, it was Palmira Silva, a resident of Edmonton in North An elderly woman is pictured in the birth village of Gavrilo Princip, the 19-year-old Bosnian Serb who gunned down Archduke Franz Ferdinand in 1914 and lit the fuse for World War One, in Obljaj June 27, 2014.

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State Department

Daily Press Briefings : Daily Press Briefing: September 4, 2014

MS. HARF: Good afternoon. Welcome to the daily briefing. I am very, very sorry for the delay.

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IcNetwork

Nato Summit 2014: Everyone say cheese! Can you spot the world leaders in historic picture?

This is the picture of the largest group of world leaders ever assembled on UK soil - earning Wales a special place in history. Heads of state and government who took part in a meeting on Afghanistan stood together for a family photo at the Celtic Manor on Thursday afternoon.

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Federal News Agency

Federalna novinska agencija

SARAJEVO, September 4 The weather is mostly cloudy in Bosnia and Herzegovina this morning. Temperatures measured at 8 a.m. were as follows: Bjelanica 8 degrees, Ivan-sedlo and Kupres 13, Livno 15, Bihac, Bugojno, Drvar, Jajce and Sarajevo 16, Banja Luka, Gradacac, Prijedor, Sanski Most, Tuzla and Zenica 17, Bijeljina, Doboj, Srebrenica, Trebinje i Zvornik 18, Mostar and Neum 20 degrees centigrade.

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Tue Sep 02, 2014

Sofia News Agency

Thunderstorms, Heavy Rains Hit Balkan States in Early September

Torrential rains and gale force winds, thunderstorms and in some places hail, have hit the Balkans in the beginning of September, local media outlets reported, Tuesday.

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