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Vojislav Šešelj
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April 7, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

The long-serving prosecutor at the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY) has said that he will appeal against The Hague-based court’s March 31 2016 acquittal of Serbian politician […]

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Croatian Jews to boycott official Holocaust remembrance

April 5, 2016, by VOANews

Croatia’s Jews will boycott the country’s official ceremony honoring the victims of the pro-Nazi regime of World War II, accusing the curr ...

Vojislav Šešelj

ICTY war crimes court acquits Serbian ultra-nationalist Šešelj

March 31, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

The International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY) on March 31 2016 acquitted Vojislav Šešelj, president of the Serbian Radical Pa ...

Croatian president Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic and Bulgarian President Rossen Plevneliev

European energy union a ‘shared priority’ for Bulgaria, Croatia

March 30, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

The building of a European Energy Union and regional energy market is a shared priority for Bulgaria and Croatia, Bulgarian President Rossen Plevnelie ...

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    Croatian PM ‘unfair’ with Prince Charles, Serbian PM Vucic says
    March 15, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Serbian Prime Minister Aleksandar Vucic was “angered” by his Croatian counterpart’s decision to show 1990s war memorabilia to the Prince of Wales. Croatian media reported that premier Tihomir Oreskovic presented […]

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    Merkel criticises closing of Balkan route
    March 10, 2016, by Deutsche Welle

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel has criticised Balkan nations for closing borders to migrants. In the past 24 hours four Balkan states have closed their borders to migrants without documents and […]

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    Macedonia closes the Balkan refugee route
    March 9, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    As of midnight, the Republic of Macedonia has closed its border to refugees, not allowing their entry. This decision followed the decisions by Slovenia, Serbia and Croatia not to accept any […]

  • Confusion rampant among migrants who got to the Hungarian border from Serbia only to find a four meter high fence blocking their way Sept 15 2015 A. Tanzeem VOA
    Slovenia, Serbia and Croatia move to close migrant route
    March 9, 2016, by Deutsche Welle

    EU member Slovenia on Tuesday announced all migrants without a valid Schengen visa would be denied entry as of midnight, a decision that Serbia said, “practically closes the Balkan route.” […]

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    Croatia has bigger problems than minister’s Nazi hat
    February 21, 2016, by Deutsche Welle

    Croatia’s government pledged sweeping financial changes, but has so far only delivered pitched ideological debate. Culture Minister Zlatko Hasanbegovic has especially been thrust into the spotlight. The past always catches […]