EUFOR: Political developments have not affected safe environment in BiH so far

EUFOR: Political developments have not affected safe environment in BiH so far

SARAJEVO, February 18 (FENA) – The European Union Force (EUFOR) is closely monitoring the situation in Bosnia and Herzegovina and will continue to, in line with its mandate.

EUFOR mandate, in accordance with the General Framework Agreement for Peace, implies support for a safe and stable environment in Bosnia and Herzegovina. So far, these political developments have not affected a safe and stable environment, EUFOR told FENA commenting on the security situation in BiH following yesterday’s decisions of the RS National Assembly.

They recall that Resolution 2496 (2019) of the UN Security Council, adopted on November 5, 2019 extended EUFOR’s executive mandate for the next 12 months. The resolution also affirms that any amendment to the Constitution must be made in accordance with the procedure for amending the Constitution set out in the text of the Constitution.

EUFOR stated they have the exclusive responsibility to provide support to BiH authorities in maintaining a safe and stable environment.