Security Council resolution 1112 (1997) on the situation in Bosnia and Herzegovina, U.N. Doc. S/RES/1112 (1997).
The Security Council,
Recalling its resolutions 1031 (1995) of 15 December 1995 and
1088 (1996) of 12 December 1996,
Recalling also the General Framework Agreement for Peace in
Bosnia and Herzegovina and the Annexes thereto (collectively the Peace
Agreement, S/1995/999, annex),
1. Welcomes the conclusions of the Ministerial meeting of the
Steering Board of the Peace Implementation Council held in Sintra, Portugal
on 30 May 1997 (S/1997/434, annex) and agrees the designation
of Mr. Carlos Westendorp as High Representative in succession to Mr.
2. Expresses its warmest appreciation to Mr. Carl Bildt for
his work as High Representative;
3. Reaffirms the importance it attaches to the role of the
High Representative in monitoring the implementation of the Peace Agreement
and giving guidance to and coordinating the activities of the civilian
organizations and agencies involved in assisting the parties to implement
the Peace Agreement, and also reaffirms that the High Representative
is the final authority in theatre regarding the interpretation of Annex
10 on civilian implementation of the Peace Agreement and that in case
of dispute he may give his interpretation and make his recommendations,
including to the authorities of Bosnia and Herzegovina or its Entities,
and make them known publicly.