The sanctions show the growing worry in the West that Bosnia's complicated peace accord risks unraveling due to Milorad Dodik's actions.
The offer comes after Serb lawmakers in a non-binding motion voted to start pulling the autonomous Serb Republic out of Bosnia’s armed forces, tax system, and judiciary.
The European Union’s most senior representative to the Balkans is accused of standing by while one of Bosnia’s most powerful Serb leaders threatens to break up the country.
Viktor Orban, a leader notorious for racist tirades, described the Muslim presence in the European Union as a problem.
Europe needs to create and integrate a genocide prevention strategy to keep history from repeating itself in the Balkans.
Milorad Dodik, the Serbian member of the tripartite presidency of Bosnia and Herzegovina, is bringing wood to the fire of ethnic divisions, which can push the country back to its violent past.
Bosnian Serb leadership are establishing new facts on the ground that could pave the way for secession in the future.
Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan says Ankara is in a decision-making position in the eastern Mediterranean and its determined position remains the same.
Scribbling over ballot papers has become a norm with more and more young people getting disillusioned with the country's leadership and many more wanting to move abroad
Bosnia faces a political crisis after an election left a pro-Russian nationalist holding the Serb seat in the three-way presidency and laid bare tensions between Croat and Bosnian Muslim leaders.
About 3.35 million registered voters will elect five presidents and 14 prime ministers in the nation's complex political system. Leading Serb, Croat and Muslim Bosniak parties campaigned on nationalist ticket in the run up to the vote.
Milorad Dodik says he will prioritise the interests of Bosnia's Serb-dominated region as he becomes a candidate to become president of a state he has repeatedly attacked as unviable and harmful for Serbs.
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