|Croat Member of the Presidency of the Republic of Bosnia and Herzegovina|
1990 – 1996
Serving with Franjo Boras (1990-1993)
Serving with Ivo Komšić (1993-1996)
|Preceded by||office established|
|Succeeded by||Krešimir Zubak|
19 December 1939 |
Sarajevo, Kingdom of Yugoslavia
|Political party||Union of Social Democrats
Social Democratic Union
Croatian Democratic Union
Stjepan Kljuić was a member of the presidency of Bosnia and Herzegovina and a founding member of the Croatian Democratic Union (HDZ) party in 1990. He served as the president of the Bosnian branch of the Croatian Democratic Union and protested that Croats should support the elected government of Alija Izetbegović.
Upon founding of the Olympic Committee of Bosnia and Herzegovina in 1992, Kljuić was elected its first president. In 1994, he founded his own party, the Republican Party, a multi-ethnic, pro-Bosnia party. He stood as the party's candidate for the Croat member of the Presidency in the 2002 general elections, but failed to be elected.
- Ramet, Sabrina P. (2006). The Three Yugoslavias: State-Building and Legitimation, 1918-2004. Indiana University Press. p. 343. ISBN 0-271-01629-9.
- "Division of Bosnia was Tudman's Only Option". Tjednik. 16 May 1997.
- "Historija". Olimpijski komitet Bosne i Hercegovine.
- "SDA se ne boji Lagumdžije i Silajdžića". Dani. 2 March 2001.
- Nettelfield, Lara J. (2010). Courting Democracy in Bosnia and Herzegovina: The Hague Tribunal's Impact in a Postwar State. Cambridge University Press. p. 70. ISBN 0-521-76380-0.
|This article about a Bosnia and Herzegovina politician is a stub. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it.|