All posts tagged Croatia

January 19, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

Substantial snowfalls in parts of northern Greece on January 19 caused problems at the border with Bulgaria, with some checkpoints closed to lorries. The Greek regions of Central Macedonia, Eastern […]

‘Code Red’ warning of extremely dangerous weather in several South Eastern Europe countries for January 9

January 8, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

The “code red” warning of extremely dangerous weather – the highest level of warning – has been issued for January 9 for sever ...

Croatia arrests two Bulgarians for human trafficking after 67 people found in van’s cargo hold

December 18, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Croatia has initiated a crime investigation into two Bulgarian nationals in connection with people-trafficking after traffic police found 67 people in ...

Merkel: Germany ready to help Serbia and Croatia overcome disputes

December 13, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

The relations between Serbia and Croatia were discussed in Berlin on December 12, at a meeting between chancellor Angela Merkel and Croatian prime mi ...

  • Croatia’s refugee wave: is this what will happen in Bulgaria?
    September 24, 2016, by Imanuel Marcus of

    In autumn 2015, a huge wave of refugees from Syria, Afghanistan, Iraq and several African countries swept over the western Balkans. For the German Press Agency’s radio department, I went […]

  • Croatian spy reaches agreement with Serbian prosecution
    September 6, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Cedo Colovic (57), who was arrested last week near the Serbian-Croatian border over suspicion that he has been spying in Serbia in favour of Zagreb admitted his wrongdoing and reached […]

  • ‘Croatian spy’ arrested in Belgrade
    September 3, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Agents of the Serbian Security Information Agency (BIA) arrested in Belgrade “a Croatian spy” on September 2, Vecernjenovosti daily reported via its website. The BIA action was conducted in co-operation […]

  • Croatian election campaign spills over into Serbia
    August 26, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    The latest statements by Zoran Milanovic, the leader of the Croatian Social-Democratic Party (SDP), have provoked harsh reactions in Serbia, including high official’s appeal to the European Union to react. […]