Republika Srpska

Two Bosnian Courts Reject Ban on Serb Chetnik Associations

Courts in the towns of Doboj and Sokolac have rejected requests to ban 16 associations whose titles contain the words 'Chetnik Movement' or 'Ravna Gora Movement', while three more courts in Bosnia's Serb-majority Republika Srpska entity are still considering requests to ban the associations, BIRN has learned.

Bosnia: Woman arrested for killing three grandchildren

The police in the town of Doboj in the Serb Republic in Bosnia-Herzegovina have arrested a local woman on suspicion that she killed three of her grandchildren.

Banja Luka media are reporting that the woman's intellectually disabled daughter gave birth to the babies, and that they had three different fathers.

Small Serbian plane crashes in Bosnia, one dead

One person died and another was seriously injured when a small plane crashed on Mt. Ozren in Bosnia-Herzegovina, the website is reporting.

"Rescuers are headed toward the scene, more information will be known during the day," the officer on duty at the Public Security Center in the town of Doboj said on Thursday afternoon.

Bosnia Fears Renewed Floods After Heavy Rains

More than 100 houses were inundated by water across central Bosnia on Sunday and Monday after several days of heavy rains and melting snow, sparking public concerns about a possible repeat of last year's flood disaster in the country.

Officials however urged calm, stressing that although most of Bosnia's rivers were on the rise, they were still far from critical levels.

Serbian Deputy Prime Minister visits Republika Srpska

BANJALUKA - Serbian Deputy Prime Minister Zorana Mihajlovic and Republika Srpska's (RS) Construction Minister Srebrenka Golic announced in Banjaluka on Thursday that the representatives of Serbian and RS construction sectors will meet in Belgrade in November to discuss the possibility of joint bidding in the local and international markets.

Vucic proposes joint projects with BiH for Berlin summit

DOBOJ - Serbian Prime Minister Aleksandar Vucic said on Saturday that he will invite Chairman of the Presidency of Bosnia-Herzegovina (BiH) Bakir Izetbegovic and President of Republika Srpska (RS-Serb entity in BiH) Milorad Dodik to prepare together with Serbia joint projects for a regional summit of the Western Balkan countries.