World Bulletin / News Desk
The Party of Democratic Action (SDA) has won the local elections in Bosnia-Herzegovina taking 34 municipalities out of 125, according to the unofficial results.
Bosnia-Herzegovina election commission said Monday that a total of 3,144,000 registered citizens voted for 30,000 nominees from 84 parties and 59 political coalitions.
SDA, founded by late Bosniak leader Alija Izetbegovic, won 34 municipalities and among them were big cities such as Novi Grad, Ilica, Zenica, Bihac, Travnik.
Meanwhile, Serbian Democratic Party (SDS), once led by Radovan Karacic, former political leader of Bosnian Serbs and was on trial at the International Court of Justice in the Hague for war crimes, ranked 2nd by winning 27 municipalities.
SNSD, the Alliance of Independent Social Democrats, led by Milorad Dodik, the President of Republic of Serbia, ranked 3rd by winning 15 municipalities. SNSD previously had 41 municipalities.
Raissouni hailed the Turkish people for its role in aborting the coup attempt against its democratically-elected government
Authorities said on Saturday there appeared to be no survivors from a hot air balloon crash in Texas
A former deputy of the far-right extreme party in Germany, Werner Klauner is now known as Ibrahim and spends his time and earnings helping refugees
Belgian police have arrested two brothers over a planned terror attack, authorities have confirmed.
'Turkish people announced to the world that they side with democracy,' says Mejlis leader Mustafa Kirimoglu
Bavaria's state premier Horst Seehofer took aim at Angela Merkel's open-door refugee policy on Saturday, rejecting her "we can do this" mantra just two days after she defended the message after attacks in Germany.
Thousands of people have staged a pro-Independence march in Glasgow
In the minutes of meeting in then-defense minister Moshe Dayan’s office, top Israeli officials discussed how to deliberately violate international law in building settlement of Kiryat Arba, next to Hebron.
The CEO of Spain's BBVA, owner of a large stake in local heavyweight Garanti bank, touts its success and interest in Turkey
Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus President Mustafa Akinci meets Greek counterpart
Ukrainian authorities detained Oleksandr Yefremov, a close ally of ousted pro-Russian president Viktor Yanukovych
US Joint Chiefs of Staff Joseph Dunford will visit Turkey tomorrow following the failed coup attempt
Iraq says al-Baghdadi's aide was killed in airstrike near Syrian border
Reinforcements come amid protests in Tripoli and other Libyan cities against French military intervention in the country
U.S. authorities have issued subpoenas to Goldman Sachs for documents related to the bank’s dealings with the Malaysia 1MDB investment fund
Additional police have been deployed as a security measure following a threat at Amsterdam