The new High Representative in Bosnia and Herzegovina, German Christian Schmidt, officially took office today and had meetings in Sarajevo on the first day.
Schmidt first met with Sarajevo Mayor Banjamina Karic, who welcomed him and wished him a successful mission in BiH.
Schmidt also spoke with the US Ambassador to BiH, Eric Nelson.
The US Embassy said Nelson said he was “honored to welcome the new High Representative Christian Schmidt to BiH. We hope for an effective US-OHR partnership for BiH’s responsible progress.”