All posts tagged Croatia

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November 27, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

The number of migrants, including refugees, that have arrived in Europe by land and sea since the beginning of 2015 is more than 898 000, according to the International Organization […]

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European leaders on refugee route pledge co-operation

November 26, 2015, by VOANews

Southeast and central European leaders have pledged closer cooperation on combating terrorism and dealing with the regional refugee crisis that has ov ...

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Biden to discuss migrants, terrorism in Croatia visit

November 24, 2015, by VOANews

U.S. Vice President Joe Biden is traveling Wednesday to Croatia to discuss the influx of migrants, energy issues and the fight against terrorism with ...

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Croatian conservatives win election but fall short of majority

November 9, 2015, by VOANews

Croatia’s conservative opposition has won the most seats in the country’s parliamentary elections, but not enough to govern on its own. Th ...

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    Polls close in Croatia after tight parliamentary election
    November 8, 2015, by Deutsche Welle

    The ruling Socialist Democratic Party and the conservative Croatian Democratic Union are neck and neck after polls close in Croatia, reports say. The politicians clashed on the response to the […]

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    Croatia holds parliamentary elections
    November 8, 2015, by VOANews

    Croatia is holding its first parliamentary elections on Sunday November 8 2015 since it joined the European Union in 2013. Opinion polls predict a tight race between the ruling bloc […]

  • A child sleeps outside the screening centre at Moria on Lesvos. Refugees and migrants live in tents outside the screening centre here until there is a space available to accommodate them inside. Photo: UNHCR/S. Baltagiannis
    Unstoppable migrant flows across Mediterranean into Europe
    November 5, 2015, by Lisa Schlein of VOANews

    The U.N. Children’s Fund said it sees no sign that migrant flows into Europe are slowing down, and said the number of refugees making the perilous journey across the Mediterranean […]

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    Refugees scramble to reach Europe before winter
    October 20, 2015, by Lisa Schlein of VOANews

    The U.N. refugee agency, UNHCR, reports a spike in arrivals in Greece as a result of a last minute scramble by refugees and migrants to get to Europe before winter […]