All posts tagged Croatia

  • 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 […]

  • 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. […]

  • 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 [ ...

  • Prosecutor to appeal against ICTY acquittal of Šešelj
    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 […]

  • 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 current government of doing little against what they say […]

  • 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 […]

  • 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 […]