Tag Archives: SPS

SERVICE FOR FOREIGNERS’ AFFAIRS LOCATED TERRORISTS AMONG MIGRANTS

The Service for Foreigners' Affairs  located in the first two months in 2019, at the region of Bihać and Sarajevo, and placed  under surveillance in the Immigration Center of Service in Istočno Sarajevo six (6) migrants, origin from Afghanistan, and 5 of these migrants are associated with international terrorism, while the sixth migrant...

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WE CALL ALL LEGAL ENTITIES AND NATURAL PERSONS WHO OFFER ACCOMMODATION SERVICES TO FOREIGNERS TO REGISTER FOR USAGE OF SYSTEM ‘ E STRANAC’

Service for Foreigners' Affairs of Bosnia and Herzegovina recalls all legal entities and natural persons offering accommodation services to the foreigners in BiH that according to the provisions of the BiH Law on Aliens are obliged to conduct the registration of foreigners' stay at the Service for Foreigners' Affairs. The law stipulates as...

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Activities regarding placing migrants has been continued

Service for Foreigners’ Affairs, with assistance of Ministry of Interior Affairs of Una- Sana Canton, and in coordination with international organization IOM and UNHCR, has continued by implementation of certain activities aimed at transport and accommodation of migrants from the region of Bihać and Velika Kladuša. The aforesaid activities relate to transport of over...

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Newly-appointed Director of ICITAP paid visit to SPS

Newly-appointed Director of ICITAP in BiH (International Criminal Investigative Training Assistance Program of the U.S. Department of Justice) Laddie Hancock paid visit to the Service for Foreigners' Affairs, and on this ocassion met with the Management of SPS, Director Slobodan Ujić and his Deputy Mirsad Buzar. They discussed on current situation regarding the issue of...

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VISIT OF OMBUDSMAN FOR HUMAN RIGHTS TO SERVICE FOR FOREIGNERS’ AFFAIRS

Ombudsman for Human Rights of Bosnia and Herzegovina Dr. Jasminka Džumhur with associates visited the Service for Foreigners' Affairs, May 10th, 2018. On that ocassion, she spoke with Director Slobodan Ujić and his Deputy Mirsad Buzar on current problems regarding increased influx of migrants in BiH.

Director informed Mrs Džumhur about the...

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Joint Committee on Human Rights of the BiH Parliamentary Assembly visited SFA

Members of Joint Committee on Human Rights of the BiH Parliamentary Assembly headed by Chairman Borislav Bojić and UNHCR representatives for BiH visited today headquarters of SFA and on this occasion discussed with SFA Management about current situation in the field of migration with emphasis on issues of increased number of illegal migrants...

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Visit of EUFOR Commander to the Service of Foreigners’ Affairs

Commander of peacekeeping forces of EUFOR in BiH, Major General Anton Waldner visited today the Headquarters of Service for Foreigners' Affairs and on this occassion had a meeting with the Service's Management on current situation and matters which lie within the competence of Service, with special focus on problems of increased number of...

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SFA and UNHCR meeting

On 6 February 2018, a meeting was held between the representatives of the Ministry of Security of Bosnia and Herzegovina, Office of the Service for Foreigners’ Affairs (SFA) and UNHCR Representation in Bosnia and Herzegovina at the Service’s premises.

SFA’s Director, Mr. Slobodan Ujić, UNHCR Deputy Representative for SE Europe Ms. Francesca...

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Complex situation in BiH regarding issue of illegal migration

In the last three months, it has been detected in Bosnia and Herzegovina in total 440 illegal migrants and Service for Foreigners' Affairs conducted necessary proceedings.   They are migrants from countries of high migration risk, who are in individual cases or smaller groups trying to use the BiH territory as a transit area...

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