Izetbegovic



Alija [ah-lee-juh] /ɑˈli dʒə/ (Show IPA), 1925–2003, Bosnian politician: president of Bosnia and Herzegovina 1990–96.
Contemporary Examples

Finally, speaking slowly, Izetbegovic said, “It is not a just peace.”
Richard Holbrooke on the Dayton Peace Accords Richard Holbrooke December 14, 2010

How could we convince Izetbegovic that he was now at the decisive moment?
Richard Holbrooke on the Dayton Peace Accords Richard Holbrooke December 14, 2010

Izetbegovic, Silajdzic, and Sacirbey sat in the room waiting for us.
Richard Holbrooke on the Dayton Peace Accords Richard Holbrooke December 14, 2010

When the meeting was finished, Izetbegovic and Silajdzic asked to keep the charts.
Richard Holbrooke on the Dayton Peace Accords Richard Holbrooke December 14, 2010

Izetbegovic did not acknowledge the importance of the offer, but focused solely on its defects.
Richard Holbrooke on the Dayton Peace Accords Richard Holbrooke December 14, 2010

I then recommended that we tell Izetbegovic that he had one hour to decide, after which we would close down the conference.
Richard Holbrooke on the Dayton Peace Accords Richard Holbrooke December 14, 2010

We told Milosevic that while his proposal was “a big step in the right direction,” it was likely Izetbegovic would reject it.
Richard Holbrooke on the Dayton Peace Accords Richard Holbrooke December 14, 2010

I suggest that Tudjman and I sign the agreement, and we leave it open for Izetbegovic to sign later.
Richard Holbrooke on the Dayton Peace Accords Richard Holbrooke December 14, 2010

noun
Alija (ˈæljə). 1925–2003, Bosnia and Herzegovinian politician: president (1992–2000), he led the country to independence and during the subsequent civil war

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