However, the leader of the Serb entity in Bosnia-Herzegovina denied that he demanded spacial treatment when he was stopped on his way to the town of Karlovac.
The Banja Luka daily Nezavisne is reporting Dodik as saying that his car was moving at "over 180 kilometers per hour" - and that the fine was "astronomical."
Deputy PM and Minister of Construction, Transport and Infrastructure Zorana Mihajlovic spoke on Friday with Turkish Ambassador to Serbia Tanju Bilgic.
According to the Serbian government, they spoke about "the next steps in the realization of the project for the construction of the Belgrade-Sarajevo highway."
Russia has suspended imports of apples from Bosnia and Herzegovina after customs officials found that one company from the eastern Bosnian town of Bijeljina had imported fruit from a third country and re-exported it to Russia, claiming it was from Bosnia, Bosnia's Plant Protection Directorate said on Friday
The Serb Republic (RS) president says that Serbia and this Serb entity in Bosnia are one - and it is therefore less important where the border "will be drawn."
"We do not recognize this border in our subconscious, but formally speaking in the international legal sense, it exists," Milorad Dodik said in Nevesinje.
Almost a year since Bosnia and Serbia agreed to build a highway linking their capitals, Bosnia's two entities remain in a deadlock over the route.
Currently the trip between Sarajevo and Belgrade takes some five hours by car.
The fast road is expected to cut travel time drastically and provide a link between the two countries, both physically and symbolically.