Bosnia and Herzegovina

  • Muhamed Budimlić
  • Almir Maljević
  • Elmedin Muratbegović


Bosnia and Herzegovina was internationally recognised on 6 April 1992 when it regained its independence within its administrative borders. The country is situated in the western part of the Balkan Peninsula, and it is bordered by Serbia and Montenegro to the east and southeast and the Republic Croatia to the north, west and south. Bosnia and Herzegovina has a total area of 51,209 km2, land area 51,197 km2 and 12.2 km2 of sea.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Muhamed Budimlić
    • 1
  • Almir Maljević
  • Elmedin Muratbegović
  1. 1.University of SarajevoSarajevoBosnia and Herzegovina

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