Statement by Ambassador Peter Sorensen

Commenting on today’s attack at the US Embassy in Sarajevo, Head of the Delegation of the European Union to Bosnia and Herzegovina/EU Special Representative Ambassador Peter Sorensen said:

We condemn the attack today on the Embassy of the United States in Sarajevo. We commend the local police, including those responsible for maintaining the security of the Embassy, on their swift and professional response.

“The European Union, including through the EU Police Mission in Bosnia and Herzegovina, EUFOR and the EU Delegation/EU Special Representative Office is monitoring the situation closely, in contact and co-ordination with our local and international partners. We urge full co-operation with the investigation now under way.”