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SRNA News Roundup /II/ - July 16, 2020

 


 

REPUBLIKA SRPSKA

BANJALUKA, JULY 16 /SRNA/ - Republika Srpska President Željka Cvijanović, voices concern over the fact that the returnee population in the Una-Sana Canton is under great pressure by the migrant crisis in BiH, stressing that this further complicates the position of returnees in that area.

BANJALUKA, JULY 16 /SRNA/ - Republika Srpska National Assembly Speaker Nedeljko Čubrilović says that proposing a new resolution on Srebrenica before the U.S. Congress is something that is being done continuously, therefore it is necessary for Serbs to be more active in proving their views of Srebrenica events.

BELGRADE, JULY 16 /SRNA/ - Russian doctor of historical sciences Elena Guskova says the US Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson, who submitted a proposal for a new resolution on Srebrenica before the U.S. Congress, is not familiar with the events that occurred on the territory of former Yugoslavia, otherwise she would not write such nonsense. By: Vesna ŠURBAT

PRIJEDOR, JULY 16 /SRNA/ - Minister of Human Rights and Refugees in the Council of Ministers Miloš Lučić stated Thursday there were another 115 requests for resolving the housing issues of refugees and displaced persons in the Prijedor area.

BANJALUKA, JULY 16 /SRNA/ - Head of the Committee searching for captured, killed soldiers and missing civilians of Republika Srpska, Marko Grabovac, considers the process of searching for missing persons of Serb ethnic background in BiH being stalled for years extremely unacceptable.

BANJALUKA, JULY 16 /SRNA/ - The Republika Srpska Forensic Medicine Institute is working smoothly and performing all its tasks during the coronavirus epidemic, director of the Institute, Željko Karan, told SRNA.

BANJALUKA, JULY 16 /SRNA/ - Republika Srpska confirmed another 85 cases of coronavirus infection within the last 24 hours, and a death of a middle-aged woman from Sokolac, announced the Republika Srpska Public Health Institute.

NOVI GRAD, JULY 16 /SRNA/ - Secretary of the Green Team Novi Grad Association Mladen Trninić says there is less and less time to react after the meeting of the Interstate Commission for monitoring the implementation of the agreement between the governments of Croatia and Slovenia on status and other legal relations in connection with the investments, use and decommissioning of the Krško Nuclear Power Plant, where a separate storage facility for radioactive waste has been confirmed.

BRATUNAC, JULY 16 /SRNA/ - Author Maja Novaković from Bratunac received 11 awards for the short documentary debut "Then Comes the Evening", which was screened at 50 festivals of this film category around the world. By: Miro PEJIĆ

DOBOJ, JULY 16 /SRNA/ - During the first six months, compared to the same period last year, the number of crimes was reduced by 10.8 percent, the number of traffic accidents was reduced by 23,2 percent, while the number of public order and peace violations increased by 226.5 percent in the area of responsibility of the Doboj Police Administration, the representatives of this administration stated at Thursday’s press conference.

BiH

BANJALUKA, JULY 16 /SRNA/ - Serb member of the BiH Presidency Milorad Dodik told SRNA that "it is completely inappropriate for Željko Komšić to comment on the situation in a neighboring country for him, but in a home country to us, especially now, when the Belgrade-Priština dialogue is again launched".

SARAJEVO, JULY 16 /SRNA/ - The EU has delivered to Sarajevo equipment donated to help curbing coronavirus worth EUR 1.3 million, which will be distributed to the hospitals throughout Republika Srpska and the Federation of BiH /FBiH/ in the coming days, and contains 28 high-quality respirators, 20 ultrasound devices and 2,000 pulse devices for measuring blood oxygen levels.

SARAJEVO, JULY 16 /SRNA/ - Minister of Foreign Trade and Economic Relations in the Council of Ministers Stađa Košarac points out that resolving the Trgovska Gora issue is a burning problem and that the protection of the health of the population in Republika Srpska and the Federation of BiH /FBiH/ is primary obligation.

SARAJEVO, JULY 16 /SRNA/ - Foreign Minister in the Council of Ministers Bisera Turković believes that it is necessary to open the BiH border for foreign citizens, provided they have a negative test for coronavirus not older than 48 hours, in order to save the economy.

BANJALUKA, JULY 16 /SRNA/ - Minister of Human Rights and Refugees in the Council of Ministers Miloš Lučić and Head of the Republika Srpska Research Centre of War, War Crimes and Tracing Missing Persons Milorad Kojić concluded at Thursday's meeting in Banjaluka that the reform of the Missing Persons Institute of BiH had to begin as soon as possible.

FEDERATION OF BiH

SARAJEVO, JULY 16 /SRNA/ - The Federation of BiH /FBiH / confirmed 182 cases of coronavirus infection out of 1,300 laboratory samples tested in the past 24 hours, the FBiH Public Health Institute announced.

SERBIA

BELGRADE, JULY 16 /SRNA/ - Director of the Office of the World Health Organisation /WHO/ in Serbia, Marijan Ivanusa, says the coronavirus-related situation is very serious world-wide, the pandemic is more intense than ever before, thus the increasing number of infected is not surprising, stating that people are contagious one to three days before they show symptoms, and remain contagious one to two weeks after their onset.

REGION

BELGRADE, JULY 16 /SRNA/ - Italy has banned entry to arrivals from Serbia and Montenegro, explaining that the two countries deemed to be high risk according to epidemiological data.

WORLD

MOSCOW, JULY 16 /SRNA-Reuters/ - Russia plans to produce 30 million doses of anexperimental Covid-19 vaccine domestically with the potential to manufacture an additional 170 million abroad, Head of the Russian Direct Investment Fund /RDIF/ Kirill Dmitriev. /end/vos