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September 24, 2016, by Imanuel Marcus of foreignersandfriends.com

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 […]

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Left-leaning People’s Coalition in Croatia slightly in the lead

September 11, 2016, by VOANews

An initial exit poll in Croatia’s parliamentary election Sunday indicates that the left-leaning Social Democrats and their People’s Coalition ...

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Croatia seeks way to tip the electoral scales second time around

September 11, 2016, by Deutsche Welle

Croatia found itself in a strange situation in mid-June: The center-right government led by the technocrat Tihomir Oreskovic was overthrown by a vote ...

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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 ad ...

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    ‘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 […]

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    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. […]

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    Leaders of Serbia, Croatia sign ‘reconciliation’ declaration
    June 21, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Serbian Prime Minister Aleksandar Vucic and Croatian President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic signed on June 20 a document that expresses the willingness of the two countries to improve bilateral relations. “The declaration on […]

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    Croatia dissolves parliament, prompting snap election
    June 20, 2016, by Deutsche Welle

    Croatian lawmakers have voted to dissolve parliament, days after ousting Prime Minister Tihomir Oreskovic. The decision paves the way for early elections, which are expected to be held in September. […]

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    Croatia’s parliament ousts government in vote of no confidence
    June 16, 2016, by VOANews

    Croatia’s parliament ousted the country’s government Thursday after a no-confidence vote that went against Prime Minister Tihomir Oreskovic. Of deputies present in the 151-member parliament, 125 backed the no-confidence motion [ ...