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Bosnia Hails Serbian Elections


http://gdb.rferl.org/752c5dcb-7e70-4b3b-af12-2f3ad8be4b61_w203.jpg --> http://gdb.rferl.org/752c5dcb-7e70-4b3b-af12-2f3ad8be4b61_mw800_mh600.jpg (RFE/RL) January 23, 2007 -- Bosnia-Herzegovina's State Presidency congratulated the Serbian authorities on the successful conduct of parliamentary elections, and said it hopes for a new democratic government to be established soon.


According to exit polls, the nationalist Serbian Radical Party won about 28 percent of the January 21 vote -- more than its rivals, but not enough to form a government on its own.


Meanwhile, the EU's Stability Pact coordinator, Erhard Busek, said on German radio today that Serbia can start accession talks with the EU as soon as a government is formed.


(dpa, AFP)

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