Jozo Križanović

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Jozo Križanović
Croat member of the tripartite Presidency of Bosnia and Herzegovina
In office
7 March 2001 – 5 October 2002
Preceded by Ante Jelavić
Succeeded by Dragan Čović
Personal details
Born (1944-07-28)28 July 1944
Vitez, Yugoslavia
Died 2 December 2009(2009-12-02) (aged 65)
Zagreb, Croatia
Political party Social Democratic Party

Jozo Križanović[pronunciation?] (28 July 1944 – 2 December 2009) was a Bosnian Croat politician who served as Croat member of the tripartite Presidency of Bosnia and Herzegovina from 2001 to 2002.

Career[edit]

In March 2001, Križanović replaced Ante Jelavić as the Croat member of the Presidency of Bosnia and Herzegovina. Jelavić had been removed from office by decision of Wolfgang Petritsch, High Representative for Bosnia and Herzegovina.[1]

He served as Chairman of the Presidency from June 2001 to February 2002. His term ended with the 2002 elections in Bosnia. Dragan Čović was elected to replace him as the Croat member of the Presidency.[1]

Križanović died from complications following surgery in Zagreb on 2 December 2009.[2]

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