The Chief Prosecutor of the Prosecutor’s Office of Bosnia and Herzegovina, Gordana Tadić, met with the EU Council Working Party on the Western Balkans Region that is visiting Bosnia and Herzegovina today.
The Prosecutor’s Office of BiH formed a case that was assigned to a Prosecutor of the Special Department for Organized Crime, Economic Crime and Corruption, who will undertake urgent activities in order to establish all the circumstances and allegations presented in the media related to the alleged recruitment of members of the Salafi movement for arms smuggling in BiH.
On the basis of the gathered media writing as well as submitted reports, the Prosecutor’s Office of BiH formed a case concerning the events in Višegrad of 10 March 2019 and activities related to the lineup of members of the Ravna Gora Movement.
The State Investigation and Protection Agency (SIPA), the Indirect Taxation Authority of BiH (UIO), the police forces from the respective Ministries of Interior of Republika Srpska, Federation of BiH and Brčko District of BiH and the respective Entity and Brčko District Tax Administrations are taking part in this joint operation.
Prosecutor from the Special Department for Organized Crime, Economic Crime and Corruption of the Prosecutor’s Office of Bosnia and Herzegovina has issued an Indictment against PETR HOFIREK (1969) and ROMAN ŠIK (1983), from Brno, Czech Republic, both citizens of the Czech Republic.
After the Prosecutor from the Special Department for Organized Crime, Economic Crime and Corruption has issued an Indictment in this case, the accused person has signed a Plea Agreement admitting his guilt. The sentence of imprisonment has been proposed as a principal punishment, together with a fine as an accessory punishment.