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16. September 10
US Senator George Voinovich addressed students of the American University in Bosnia and Herzegovina


United States Senator Honorable George Voinovich addressed to AUBIH students in Banja Luka via video link today and stressed the importance of BiH joining the Euro-Atlantic integration. Senator Voinovich made this point while addressing to the AUBIH students from Sarajevo, Banja Luka and Tuzla who came to hear the Senator.

Senator Voinovich shared following message to AUBiH students when they asked him for his advice: "Get involved, get involved in the political process."

Senator Vojinovich continued: "My hope for this region is for all of the countries of Southeastern Europe to join the EU and for those that want it to become members of NATO."

Senator Voinovich also mentioned that Bosnia and Herzegovina and the whole region made a lot of progress in the past ten years and iterated his hope that the progress will continue in the years to come.

After Senator Voinovich spoke about his many experiences in the region, his background and need for BIH to join Euro Atlantic integration, students of the American University in Bosnia and Herzegovina in Banja Luka used the rest of the day to spend time with their colleagues and American professors from Sarajevo and Tuzla and touring the beautiful city of Banja Luka.