In a joint statement on 11 July, the EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini and Commissioner Johannes Hahn expressed support to Bosnia and Herzegovina, on the 24th anniversary of Srebrenica massacre of more than 8.000 Bosniaks during the Bosnian War.
The statement said that it was a duty to remember Srebrenica, describing it one of the darkest moments of humanity in modern European history.
“While remembering, we have the responsibility to firmly anchor peace and ensure a stable future for all people living in Bosnia and Herzegovina and the wider region”, the statement reads.
The Union also expressed its commitment to support Bosnia and Herzegovina to establish a society based on pluralism, justice, and human dignity.