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Renewed pressure

However, no sooner had the government issued its decision, than it came under renewed pressure from OHR and various countries involved in the peace process. They declared the establishment of the Commission "a unilateral step", "undermining the authority of the United Nations", "violating Bosnia's international obligations." It remains to be seen whether the incoming Bosnian government, which should take office in February 2007, will be able to follow through with the Commission. In all the circumstances it seems entirely appropriate for the Bosnian government to proceed with such a Commission and finally bring this matter to a successful conclusion.

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