CEOL
Local Press Digest

Bosnia

SARAJEVO, Apr 24, 2000


Moslem-Croat federation DNEVNI AVAZ

If the ruling Moslem Party of Democratic Action accepts the resignation of the Moslem-Croat federation Prime Minister Edhem Bicakcic several candidates are already in line to fill the post, including Bosnia's wartime premier Hasan Muratovic.

A Bosnian-Croatian commission on border issues has not met recently because Zagreb, where the next meeting should be held, did not call us, Bosnian commission member Mugdim Cukle said.

A person threw five hand-grenades in front of a cafe in the Bosnian Serb town of Pale injuring seven people, police said.

OSLOBODJENJE

Some 1,000 people should return to the eastern Serb-held town of Foca this year, local refugee officials say.

VECERNJE NOVINE

Soccer: Bosnia to play FIFA's World Stars in a Tuesday evening charity game at Sarajevo's Kosevo stadium.

Serb republic DNEVNE NEZAVISNE NOVINE

Dragan Nikolic, a Bosnian Serb war crimes suspect detained by NATO-led troops on Saturday, was arrested in Yugoslavia near the border with Bosnia, his lawyer Borisa Ilic said.



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