Chairman Zvizdic stated that positive steps forward in terms of harmonization of documents were made and that compositions of key bodies in the coordination mechanism were defined.
According to him, the participants agreed that there is political will and readiness to harmonize the views and to achieve a functional document that will respect the constitutional jurisdiction in BiH and allow an adequate response to the requirements that are set by the Stabilization and Association Agreement.
One of the participants, the Prime Minister of FBiH Fadil Novalic, stated that the entire job can be completed in the next 7 to 10 days.
According to him, they resolved essential things, and technical issues were left to a technical working group.
And Prime Minister of Republika Srpska optimistically stated that they reached “a high degree of consensus on key bodies of coordination mechanism”.
Head of EU Delegation to BiH and EU Special Representative in BiH Lars-Gunnar Wigemark emphasized that the meeting is on the right path, adding that the coordination mechanism is fundamentally important in the context of enabling the appropriate representation of interests of BiH in future negotiations with the EU.
The meeting was attended by Deputy Chairman of the Council of Ministers of BiH Vjekoslav Bevanda and Mirko Sarovic as well as entity ministers of finance Jelka Milicevic and Zoran Tegeltija.