Bosnia and Herzegovina
Republic of Bosnia and Herzegovina
Republika Bosna i Hercegovina
Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina
Federacija Bosne i Hercegovine (FBiH)
Serb Republic of Bosnia and Herzegovina
Republika Srpska Bosne i Hercegovine (RS)
Note: The president of the Serb Republic, Milan Jelić, died on September 30, 2007. An early presidential election, held December 9, was won by Rajko Kuzmanović (Alliance of Independent Social Democrats), who took office on December 28. On November 1, 2007, Nikola Spirić resigned as prime minister of the Republic of Bosnia and Herzegovina over his objections to parliamentary reform proposals put forward by the current high representative of the international community, Miroslav Lajčák. On November 12 the collective presidency of the republic accepted Spirić's resignation. Following lengthly negotiations, however, he agreed to resume the post and was reconfirmed ...