Dr. Fr. Miljenko Šteko, the Provincial of Herzegovina Franciscan Province from Mostar, was elected as the new President of the European Franciscan OFM Provincials. The election was held in Rome during the 11th General Assembly of the Conference of Franciscans from Europe. This Conference (from October 21-25, 2013) gathered 49 Provincials of the Franciscan Order from Europe as well as 5 General Definitors.
Fr. Miljenko Šteko was the director of Medjugorje’s information centre and radio station before he became the Provincial of the Franciscans in Hercegovina.